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French13thcMinstrel

Chansons de Geste writers (anonymous)

French, 11th-14th centuries

The Song of Roland

(This image is of a minstrel playing an oud, from the E Codex of the 13th century Cantigas de Santa Maria, housed now in the Real Biblioteca de San Lorenzo de El Escorial in Spain)

 

Gunnar

Icelandic Saga writers (anonymous)

Iceland, 13th-14th centuries

Njáls Saga

(This image is of Gunnar, a character from Njáls Saga.  It is a detail from a tapestry in the Skógasafn, or Skógar museum, in Iceland.)

 

PearlIllustration1

The West Midlands Poet (anonymous)

English, 14th century

Pearl

(This image is from an illustration of the Pearl poem’s narrator in the manuscript Cotton Nero A.x)

 

MatthewArnoldArnold, Matthew

English, 1822-1888

 

early poems

 

Bedierportrait

Bédier, Joseph

French, 1864-1938

 

The Romance of Tristan and Iseult

 

EdmundBurke

Burke, Edmund

Irish, 1729-1797

 

“On Taste”

 

Frans_Hals_-_Portret_van_René_Descartes

Descartes, René

French, 1596-1650

 

Discourse on Method

 

Dickensportrait

Dickens, Charles

English, 1812-1870

 

Great Expectations

 

JohnDonneDonne, John

English, 1572-1631

 

Songs and Sonets

 

ArthurConanDoyle

Doyle, Arthur Conan

Scottish, 1859-1930

The Hound of the Baskervilles

 

Euripides

Euripides

Greek, 480-406 BC

 

Hippolytus

 

FaulknerPortrait

Faulkner, William

American, 1897-1962

 

Go Down, Moses

 

EdnaFerberFerber, Edna

American, 1885-1968

 

Cimarron

 

FieldingPortraitFielding, Henry

English, 1707-1754

 

Tom Jones

 

TheophileGautierGautier, Théophile

French,  1811-1872

 

One of Cleopatra’s Nights

 

GordimerPortrait

Gordimer, Nadine

South African, 1923-2014

 

July’s People

 

ThomasHardyHardy, Thomas

English, 1840-1928

 

The Mayor of Casterbridge

 

Hawthorneportrait

Hawthorne, Nathaniel

American, 1804-1864


Passages from the American Notebooks

 

Franz_Kafka_joven

Kafka, Franz

Czech, 1883-1924

 

“The Judgment”

 

AldoLeopold_portraitLeopold, Aldo

American, 1887-1948

 

A Sand County Almanac

 

OrczyPortrait

Orczy, Baroness Emmuska

Hungarian-English, 1865-1947

 

The Scarlet Pimpernel

 

FrancisParkman

Parkman, Francis

American, 1823-1893

 

The Oregon Trail

 

Plato_portrait

Plato

Greek, 420s BC – 348-7 BC

 

Apology of Socrates

 

PlinyYounger_portrait

Pliny the Younger

Roman, 61-112 AD

 

Letters

 

marco-polo-mosaic_11363_600x450

Polo, Marco

Italian, 1254-1324

 

The Travels

 

AntoinedeStExuperySaint-Exupéry, Antoine de

French, 1900-1944

 

The Little Prince

 

SalingerPortrait

Salinger, J. D.

American, 1919-2010

 

The Catcher in the Rye

 

Sappho_IstanbulSappho

Greek, 7th-6th centuries BC

 

poetic fragments

 

portrait

Sayers, Dorothy L.

English, 1893-1957

 

Whose Body?

 

HarrietBeecherStowe

Stowe, Harriet Beecher

American, 1811-1896

 

Uncle Tom’s Cabin

 

Thoreau portrait

Thoreau, Henry David

American, 1817-1862

 

Walden

 

IvanTurgenev_portrait

Turgenev, Ivan

Russian, 1818-1883

 

First Love

 

MarkTwainTwain, Mark  (Samuel Clemens)

American, 1835-1910

 

stories (1865-1890)

 

Kurt Vonnegut Jr.

Vonnegut, Kurt Jr.

American, 1922-2007

 

Breakfast of Champions

 

HGWells

Wells, H. G.

English, 1866-1946

 

The History of Mr. Polly

 

wolfeportraitWolfe, Tom

American, 1931-

 

The Right Stuff

 

William_Wordsworth_at_28_by_William_Shuter

Wordsworth, William

English, 1770-1850

 

Lyrical Ballads, and other early poems

 

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  1. on 13 June 2014 at 11:23 am Dad Niehaus Said:

    Hi David! Once again as I have said in the past – congratulations! I stand in awe of your many capabilities, and I am so proud to have you as my son (in law).
    I have requested subscriptions for uncle Fred, Deb and Mom.
    LOVE, DAD

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