1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die That Are Available From Public Domain – Part I – new additions



After the publication of Dr. Peter Boxall’s book “1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die“, which have at least 3 editions, I made an extensive research work at the public domain sites, mainly in the Gutenberg Project, eBooks@Adelaide and Internet Archive, in order to provide useful links for download the books available in an electronic format.

Aesop’s Fables by Aesopus
Metamorphoses by Ovid
The Thousand and One Nights by Anonymous
Romance of the Three Kingdoms by Guanzhong Luo
The White Knight: Tirant Lo Blanc by Martí Joan de Galba and Joanot Martorell
La Celestina, tragicomedia de Calisto y Melibea by Fernando de Rojas
Amadis of Gaul by Garci Rodríguez de Montalvo, Robert Southey
The Life and Adventures of Lazarillo de Tormes by Thomas Roscoe, Diego Hurtado de Mendoza, Alain René Le Sage, John Henry Brady, Mateo Alemán
Gargantua and Pantagruel by François Rabelais
The Lusiad by Luís Vaz de Camões
Euphues: The Anatomy of Wit ; Euphues and His England by John Lyly, Edward Arber
The Unfortunate Traveller by Thomas Nashe
His Thomas of Reading, & Three ballads on the panish Armada by Thomas Deloney
The Golden Ass by Lucius Apuleius
Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes
The Memoirs of the Conquistador Vol 1 (of 2) by Bernal Diaz del Castillo
The Memoirs of the Conquistador Vol 2 (of 2) by Bernal Diaz del Castillo
The Adventurous Simplicissimus by Hans Jacob Christoph von Grimmelshausen
The Pilgrim’s Progress by John Bunyan
The Princess of Clèves by Madame de La Fayette (In English)
La princesse de Clèves by Madame de La Fayette (In French)
Oroonoko: or the Royal Slave by Aphra Behn
A Tale of a Tub by Jonathan Swift
Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe
Love in Excess Love in excess: or the fatal enquiry, a novel. In three parts. by Eliza Fowler Haywood
Moll Flanders by Daniel Defoe
Roxana by Daniel Defoe
Gulliver’s Travels by Jonathan Swift
A Modest Proposal by Jonathan Swift
Joseph Andrews by Henry Fielding
Pamela by Samuel Richardson
Clarissa by Samuel Richardson
Roderick Random by Tobias George Smollett
Tom Jones by Henry Fielding
Fanny Hill by John Cleland
Peregrine Pickle by Tobias George Smollett
Amelia by Henry Fielding
Ormond by Maria Edgeworth
Candide by Voltaire (In English)
Candide by Voltaire (In French)
Rasselas by Samuel Johnson
Julie; or, the New Heloise by Jean-Jacques Rousseau (In French)
Émile; or, On Education by Jean-Jacques Rousseau (In English)
The Castle of Otranto by Horace Walpole
The Vicar of Wakefield by Oliver Goldsmith
Tristram Shandy by Laurence Sterne
A Sentimental Journey by Laurence Sterne
The Man of Feeling by Henry Mackenzie
Humphrey Clinker by Tobias George Smollett
The Sorrows of Young Werther by Goethe
Evelina by Fanny Burney
Reveries of a Solitary Walker by Jean-Jacques Rousseau (In English)
Confessions by Jean-Jacques Rousseau (In English)
Cecilia by Fanny Burney
Anton Reiser : ein psychologischer Roman by Karl Phillip Moritz (In German)
Vathek by William Beckford
A Dream of Red Mansions by Xueqin Cao (In Chinese)
The Adventures of Caleb Williams by William Godwin
The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano by Olaudah Equiano
The Mysteries of Udolpho by Ann Radcliffe
Wilhelm Meister’s Apprenticeship and Travels, Vol. I (of 2) by Goethe
The Monk by Matthew Lewis
Camilla by Fanny Burney
Jacques le fataliste et son maître by Denis Diderot
La religieuse by Denis Diderot
Hyperion by Friedrich Hölderlin
Castle Rackrent by Maria Edgeworth
Henry of Ofterdingen by Novalis
Le neveu de Rameau by Denis Diderot
Elective Affinities by Goethe
The Absentee by Maria Edgeworth
Michael Kohlhaas by Heinrich Von Kleist
Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
Mansfield Park by Jane Austen
Emma by Jane Austen
Rob Roy by Sir Walter Scott
Persuasion by Jane Austen
Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
Ivanhoe by Sir Walter Scott
The Monastery by Sir Walter Scott
Melmoth the Wanderer by Charles Robert Maturin
The Life and Opinions of the Tomcat Murr by E. T. A. Hoffmann (In German)
The Private Memoirs and Confessions of a Justified Sinner by James Hogg
The Life of a Good-for-Nothing by Joseph von Eichendorff (In German)
The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore
The Betrothed by Alessandro Manzoni
The Red and the Black by Stendhal (In English)
Le Rouge et le noir by Stendhal
The Hunchback of Notre Dame by Victor Hugo
Notre-Dame de Paris by Victor Hugo (In French)
Eugene Onegin by Aleksandr Pushkin
Eugénie Grandet by Honoré de Balzac (In English)
Eugénie Grandet by Honoré de Balzac (In French)
Father Goriot by Honoré de Balzac (In English)
Le Père Goriot by Honoré de Balzac (Audio Version, In French)

 

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