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C.D. Warner, et al., comp. The Library of the World’s Best Literature.
An Anthology in Thirty Volumes. 1917.

The Reader’s Digest of Books

Don Quixote to A Critical History of the Doctrine of a Future Life

The History of Don Quixote de la Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra (1547–1616)
Dosia by Henry Gréville (Alice Durand) (1842–1902)
Dosia’s Daughter by Henry Gréville (Alice Durand) (1842–1902)
A Doubting Heart by Annie Keary (1825–1879)
The Downfall by Émile Zola (1840–1902)
The Drapier Letters by Jonathan Swift (1667–1745)
Dr. Claudius by Francis Marion Crawford (1854–1909)
Dream Children by Horace Elisha Scudder (1838–1902)
Dreamthorp by Alexander Smith (1830–1867)
D’ri and I by Irving Bacheller (1859–1950)
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson (1850–1894)
Dr. Latimer by Clara Louise Burnham (1854–1927)
Dr. Sevier by George Washington Cable (1844–1925)
The Three Tours of Dr. Syntax by William Combe (1742–1823)
The Duchesse de Langeais by Honoré de Balzac (1799–1850)
The Duchess Emilia by Barrett Wendell (1855–1921)
The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster (c. 1580–1634)
Duchess of Wrexe by Hugh Walpole (1884–1941)
The Duel by Aleksandr Kuprin (1870–1938)
The Dunciad by Alexander Pope (1688–1744)
The Durable Satisfactions of Life by Charles William Eliot (1834–1926)
Researches into the Early History of Mankind by Sir Edward Burnett Tylor (1832–1917)
Early Law and Custom by Sir Henry Sumner Maine (1822–1888)
The Ancient Life-History of the Earth by Henry Alleyne Nicholson (1844–1899)
The Earth and Man by Arnold Guyot (1807–1884)
The Earthly Paradise by William Morris (1834–1896)
Earthquakes and Other Earth Movements by John Milne (1850–1913)
East Angels by Constance Fenimore Woolson (1840–1894)
East Lynne by Ellen Wood (1814–1887)
Eben Holden by Irving Bacheller (1859–1950)
Ecce Homo by Sir John Robert Seeley (1834–1895)
The Laws of Ecclesiastical Polity by Richard Hooker (1554–1600)
An Echo of Passion by George Parsons Lathrop (1851–1898)
L’École des Femmes by Molière (1622–1673)
The Economic Interpretation of History by James Edwin Thorold Rogers (1823–1890)
Education by Herbert Spencer (1820–1903)
Edward II. by Christopher Marlowe (1564–1593)
The Egoist by George Meredith (1828–1909)
A History of Egypt, from the Earliest Times to the Persian Conquest by James Henry Breasted (1865–1935)
A History of Egypt by William Matthew Flinders Petrie, et al. (1853–1942)
Egypt and Chaldæa: The Dawn of Civilization by Gaston Maspero (1846–1916)
Manual of Egyptian Archæology by Gaston Maspero (1846–1916)
An Egyptian Princess by Georg Ebers (1837–1898)
Eikōn Basilikē by John Gauden (1605–1662)
Ekkehard by Joseph Viktor von Scheffel (1826–1886)
Eleanor by Mary Augusta Ward (1851–1920)
Elective Affinities by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749–1832)
Experimental Researches in Electricity by Michael Faraday (1791–1867)
Elegantiæ Latinæ Sermonis by Lorenzo Valla (1407–1457)
Elizabeth and her German Garden by Elizabeth Von Arnim (1866–1941)
Elizabeth; or, The Exiles of Siberia by Madame Sophie Cottin (1770–1807)
Elle et Lui by George Sand (1804–1876)
Elsie Venner by Oliver Wendell Holmes (1809–1894)
Emblems by Francis Quarles (1592–1644)
Émile by Jean Jacques Rousseau (1712–1778)
Emilia Wyndham by Anne Marsh-Caldwell (1791–1874)
Eminent Authors of the Nineteenth Century by Georg Brandes (1842–1927)
Emma by Jane Austen (1775–1817)
The Encyclopædia Britannica—Various Authors
The Encyclopèdie by Denis Diderot, ed. (1713–1784)
Endymion by Lord Beaconsfield (1804–1881)
History of England in the Eighteenth Century by William Edward Hartpole Lecky (1838–1903)
England: Its People, Polity, and Pursuits by Thomas Hay Sweet Escott (1844–1924)
The Constitutional History of England by Thomas Erskine May (1815–1886)
The Constitutional History of England, in its Origin and Development by William Stubbs (1825–1901)
England Without and Within by Richard Grant White (1822–1885)
History of the English Constitution by Rudolph Gneist (1816–1895)
The English Constitution and Other Essays by Walter Bagehot (1826–1877)
The English Humorists of the Eighteenth Century by William Makepeace Thackeray (1811–1863)
History of the English Language by Thomas Raynesford Lounsbury (1838–1915)
History of English Literature by Hippolyte Adolphe Taine (1828–1893)
English Notebooks by Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804–1864)
The English Novel: A Study in the Development of Personality by Sidney Lanier (1842–1881)
History of English Thought in the Eighteenth Century by Sir Leslie Stephen (1832–1904)
English Traits by Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)
The English Village Community by Frederic Seebohm (1833–1912)
En Route by Joris-Karl Huysmans (1848–1907)
Eōthen by Alexander William Kinglake (1809–1891)
Epicene; or The Silent Woman by Ben Jonson (1572–1637)
The Morals of Epictetus by Epictetus (c. 50–c. 138)
An Epistle to Posterity by Mary Elizabeth Wilson Sherwood (1826–1903)
Epistolæ Obscurorum Virorum by Crotus Rubianus (c. 1480–1539)
Explorations and Adventures in Equatorial Africa by Paul Belloni Du Chaillu (1835–1903)
Ernest Maltravers and Alice by Lord Edward Bulwer-Lytton (1803–1873)
Ersilia by Eleanor Frances Poynter
Esoteric Buddhism by Alfred Percy Sinnett (1840–1921)
An Essay Concerning Human Understanding by John Locke (1632–1704)
Essays by Hamilton Wright Mabie (1846–1916)
Essays by Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)
Essays by Michel de Montaigne (1533–1592)
Essays and Reviews—Various Authors
Essays in Criticism by Matthew Arnold (1822–1888)
Essays, Modern and Classical by Frederic William Henry Myers (1843–1901)
The Essays of Elia by Charles Lamb (1775–1834)
Esther Waters by George Moore (1852–1933)
The Eternal City by Hall Caine (1853–1931)
Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton (1862–1937)
Studies New and Old of Ethical and Social Subjects by Frances Power Cobbe (1822–1904)
Eugene Aram by Lord Edward Bulwer-Lytton (1803–1873)
Eugénie Grandet by Honoré de Balzac (1799–1850)
Euphues, The Anatomy of Wit, and Euphues and His England by John Lyly (1555?–1606)
European Cities at Work by Frederic Clemson Howe (1867–1940)
History of European Morals by William Edward Hartpole Lecky (1838–1903)
The Europeans by Henry James (1843–1916)
Evangeline by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807–1882)
Evelina by Frances (Fanny) Burney (Madame d’Arblay) (1752–1840)
Evelyn Innes by George Moore (1852–1933)
Diary by John Evelyn (1620–1706)
Every Man in His Humour by Ben Jonson (1572–1637)
Evolutional Ethics and Animal Psychology by Edward Payson Evans (1831–1917)
The Evolution of “Dodd” by William Hawley Smith (1845–1922)
The Evolution of Modern Germany by William Harbutt Dawson (1860–1948)
Outline of Evolution-Philosophy by Émile Cazelles (1831–1907)
The Excursion by William Wordsworth (1770–1850)
The Expansion of England by Sir John Robert Seeley (1834–1895)
Eyes Like the Sea by Mór Jókai (1825–1904)
Eye Spy by William Hamilton Gibson (1850–1896)
Fables by Æsop (c. 620–560 B.C.)
The Faery Queen by Edmund Spenser (1552?–1599)
The Faience Violin by Champfleury (Jules François Félix Husson) (1821–1889)
A Fair Barbarian by Frances Hodgson Burnett (1849–1924)
The Fair God by Lewis Wallace (1827–1905)
The Fair Maid of Perth by Sir Walter Scott (1771–1832)
Fairy Tales—Authors Unknown
Faith Gartney’s Girlhood by Adeline Dutton Train Whitney (1824–1906)
Familiar Studies of Men and Books by Robert Louis Stevenson (1850–1894)
Faraday as a Discoverer by John Tyndall (1820–1893)
A Far Country by Winston Churchill (1871–1947)
Far from the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy (1840–1928)
The Far Horizon by Lucas Malet (Mary St. Leger Kingsley) (1852–1931)
Farthest North by Fridtjof Nansen (1861–1930)
The Fate of Mansfield Humphreys by Richard Grant White (1822–1885)
Fathers and Sons by Ivan Turgenev (1818–1883)
Faust by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749–1832)
The Federalist by Alexander Hamilton (1757–1804), James Madison (1751–1836), and John Jay (1745–1829)
Felix Holt, the Radical by George Eliot (1819–1880)
Felix O’Day by Francis Hopkinson Smith (1838–1915)
Fenwick’s Career by Mary Augusta Ward (1851–1920)
History of the Reign of Ferdinand and Isabella by William Hickling Prescott (1796–1859)
Festus by Philip James Bailey (1816–1902)
The History of Fiction by John Colin Dunlop (1785–1842)
Fifteen Decisive Battles of the World by Edward Shepherd Creasy (1812–1878)
The Fighting Chance by Robert William Chambers (1865–1933)
File No. 113 by Émile Gaboriau (1832–1873)
Fingal by James Macpherson (1736–1796)
Fire and Sword in the Sudan by Rudolf Carl von Slatin (1857–1932)
The Firing Line by Robert William Chambers (1865–1933)
The First Violin by Jessie Fothergill (1851–1891)
The Fisher Maiden by Björnstjerne Björnson (1832–1910)
The Fishing Tourist by Charles Hallock (1834–1917)
The Flame of Life by Gabriele D’Annunzio (1863–1938)
Flint by Maud Wilder Goodwin (1856–1935)
Florence: Its History—The Medici—The Humanists—Letters—Arts by Charles Yriarte (1832–1898)
The History of Florence by Niccolò Machiavelli (1469–1527)
Floyd Grandon’s Honor by Amanda M. Douglas (1831–1916)
The Foe in the Household by Caroline Chesebro’ (1825–1873)
Fomá Gordyéef by Maksim Gorky (1868–1936)
The Fool in Christ by Gerhart Hauptmann (1862–1946)
The Fool of Quality by Henry Brooke (1703?–1783)
A Fool’s Errand by Albion Winegar Tourgée (1838–1905)
Footsteps of Fate by Louis Couperus (1863–1923)
A Foregone Conclusion by William Dean Howells (1837–1920)
The Forest Lovers by Maurice Hewlett (1861–1923)
For Faith and Freedom by Sir Walter Besant (1836–1901)
Formosa by George Psalmanazar (1679?–1763)
The Forty-five Guardsmen by Alexandre Dumas (1802–1870)
Forty-one Years in India by Frederick Sleigh, Lord Roberts (1832–1914)
The Foundations of Belief by Arthur James, Earl of Balfour (1848–1930)
The Four Feathers by Alfred Edward Woodley Mason (1865–1948)
A History of the Four Georges by Justin McCarthy (1830–1912)
The Four Georges by William Makepeace Thackeray (1811–1863)
The Four Million by O. Henry (1862–1910)
The Fourth Estate by Armando Palacio Valdés (1853–1938)
The Early History of Charles James Fox by George Otto Trevelyan (1838–1928)
Journal by George Fox (1624–1691)
France and England in North America by Francis Parkman (1823–1893)
Evolution of France under the Third Republic by Pierre de Coubertin (1863–1937)
History of France by Jules Michelet (1798–1874)
History of France: From the Most Remote Times to 1789 by Henri Martin (1810–1883)
France under Louis XV. by James Breck Perkins (1847–1910)
Life of Saint Francis of Assisi by Paul Sabatier (1858–1928)
Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (1797–1851)
His Autobiography by Benjamin Franklin (1706–1790)
Fraternity by John Galsworthy (1867–1933)
History of Frederick the Great by Thomas Carlyle (1795–1881)
On the Freedom of the Will by Jonathan Edwards (1703–1758)
French and German Socialism in Modern Times by Richard Theodore Ely (1854–1943)
The French Humorists by Sir Walter Besant (1836–1901)
A Short History of French Literature by George Saintsbury (1845–1933)
History of French Literature by Henri Van Laun (1820–1896)
A History of the French Revolution by Henry Morse Stephens (1857–1919)
Contemporary American Opinion of the French Revolution by Charles Downer Hazen (1868–1941)
The French Revolution by Hippolyte Adolphe Taine (1828–1893)
The French Revolution by Thomas Carlyle (1795–1881)
The French Revolution, A Political History by François-Alphonse Aulard (1849–1928)
The History of French Society during the Revolution and the Directory by Edmond (1822–1896) and Jules (1830–1870) de Goncourt
French Traits by William Crary Brownell (1851–1928)
Friend Fritz by Émile Erckmann (1822–1899) and Alexandre Chatrian (1826–1890)
Friend Olivia by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr (1831–1919)
The Friendships of Women by William Rounseville Alger (1822–1905)
Friendship the Master-Passion by Henry Clay Trumbull (1830–1903)
Friends in Council by Sir Arthur Helps (1813–1875)
The Frogs by Aristophanes (c. 448–c. 388 B.C.)
Fruit, Flower, and Thorn Pieces by Jean Paul (J. P. F. Richter) (1763–1825)
A Critical History of the Doctrine of a Future Life by William Rounseville Alger (1822–1905)