Classics of Non-fiction

This collection of works ranges from ancient Chinese and Greek philosophers and scientists to those of modern Europe and United States. It includes thoughts from Confucius, Galileo, Henry James, and Benjamin Franklin on subjects such as religion, astronomy, ethics, and politics.

 Confucian Analects (Confucius)

 Metaphysics (Aristotle)

 Nicomachean Ethics (Aristotle)

 Physics (Aristotle)

 Poetics (Aristotle)

 Politics (Aristotle)

 Rhetoric (Aristotle)

 The Meditations Of Marcus Aurelius Antoninus (Marcus Aurelius)

 The Confessions Of Saint Augustine

 Summa Theologica (Thomas Aquinas)

 Dialogues of Galileo (Galileo Galilei)

 Institutes of the Christian Religion (John Calvin)

 Discourse On The Method: Of Rightly Conducting The Reason, And Seeking Truth In The Sciences (René Descartes)

 Letters from an American Farmer (Hector Saint John de Crèvecoeur)

 The Life Of Samuel Johnson, Ll.D. (James Boswell)

 On War—Volume 1 (Carl von Clausewitz)

 The Education of Henry Adams (Henry Adams)

 Orthodoxy (G. K. Chesterton)

 The Works of Max Beerbohm (Max Beerbohm)

 History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (Edward Gibbon)

 Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, An American Slave (Frederick Douglass)

 On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection (Charles Darwin)

 The Voyage Of The Beagle (Charles Darwin)

 Moriae Encomium: The Praise Of Folly (Desiderius Erasmus)

 Life of Charlotte Bronte—Volume 1 (Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell)

 Life of Charlotte Bronte—Volume 2 (Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell)

 The Federalist Papers

 The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin (Benjamin Franklin)

 The Interpretation Of Dreams (Sigmund Freud)

 The Golden Bough (James George Frazer)

 The Principle of Relativity: A Collection of Original Memoirs on the Special and General Theory of Relativity