[Guide]

Freshman Year 

-    Homer: Iliad, Odyssey
-    Asechylus: Agamemnon, Libation Bearers, Eumenides, Prometheus Bound
-    Sophocles: Oedipus Rex, Oedipus at Colonus, Antigone, Philoctetes
-    Thucydides: History of the Peloponnesian War
-    Euripides: Hippolytus, Bacchae
-    Herodotus: Histories
-    Aristophanes: Clouds
-    Plato: Meno, Gorgias, Republic, Apology, Crito, Phaedo, Symposium, Parmenides, Theaetetus, Sophists, Timaeus, Phaedrus
-    Aristotle: Poetics, Physics, Metaphysics, Nicomachean, Ethics, On Generation and Corruption, Politics, Parts of Animals, Generation of Animals
-    Euclid: Elements
-    Lucretius: On the Nature of Things
-    Plutarch: "Lycurgus," "Solon"
-    Nicomachus: Arithmetic Lavoisier: Elements of Chemistry
-    Harvey: Motion of the Heart and Blood 

Essays by: Archimedes, Fahrenheit, Avogadro, Dalton, Cannizzaro, Virchow, Mariotte, Driesch, Gay-Lussac, Spemann, Stears, J. J. Thomson, Mendeleyev, Berthollet, J. L. Proust 

Sophomore Year
-    The Bible
-    Aristotle: De Anima, On Interpretation, Prior Analytics, Categories
-    Apollonius: Conics
-    Virgil: Aeneid
-    Plutarch: "Caesar," "Cato the Younger"
-    Epictetus: Discourses, Manual
-    Tacitus: Annals
-    Ptolemy: Almagest
-    Plotinus: The Enneads
-    Augustine: Confessions
-    St. Anselm: Proslogium
-    Aquinas: Summa Theologica, Summa Contra Gentiles
-    Dante: Divine Comedy
-    Chaucer: Canterbury Tales
-    Des Prez: Mass
-    Machiavelli: The Prince, Discourses
-    Copernicus: On the Revolution of the Spheres
-    Luther: The Freedom of a Christian
-    Rabelais: Gargantua and Pantagruel
-    Palestrina: Missa Papae Marcelli
-    Montaigne: Essays
-    Viete: "Introduction on the Analytical Art"
-    Bacon: Novum Organum
-    Shakespeare: Richard II, Henry IV, Henry V, The Tempest, As You Like It, Hamlet, Othello, Macbeth, King Lear, Coriolanus, Sonnets

Poems by: Marvell, Donne, and other sixteenth- and seventeenth-century poets

-    Descartes: Geometry, Discourse on Method
-    Pascal: Generation of Conic Sections
-    Bach: St. Matthew Passion, Inventions
-    Haydn: Quartets
-    Mozart: Operas
-    Beethoven: Sonatas
-    Schubert: Songs
-    Stravinsky: Symphony of Psalms 

Junior Year

-    Cervantes: Don Quixote
-    Galileo: Two New Sciences
-    Hobbes: Leviathan
-    Descartes: Meditations, Rules for the Direction of the Mind
-    Milton: Paradise Lost
-    La Rochefoucauld: Maxims
-    La Fontaine: Fables
-    Pascal: Pensées
-    Huygens: Treatise on Light, On the Movement of Bodies by Impact
-    Eliot: Middlemarch
-    Spinoza: Theological-Political Treatise
-    Locke: Second Treatise on Government
-    Racine: Phaedra
-    Newton: Principia Mathematica
-    Kepler: Epitome IV
-    Leibniz: Monadology, Discourse on Metaphysics, Essay on Dynamics, Philosophical Essays, Principles of Nature and Grace
-    Swift: Gulliver's Travels Hume: Treatise on Human Nature
-    Rousseau: The Social Contract, On the Origin of Inequality
-    Molière: The Misanthrope
-    Adam Smith: Wealth of Nations
-    Kant: Critique of Pure Reason, Foundations of the Metaphysics of Morals
-    Mozart: Don Giovanni
-    Jane Austen: Pride and Prejudice
-    Dedekind: Essays on the Theory of Numbers
Essays by: Young, Maxwell, Taylor, Euler, D. Bernoulli

Senior Year 

-    Articles of Confederation
-    Declaration of Independence
-    Constitution of the United
-    States Supreme Court Opinions
-    Hamilton, Jay, and Madison: The Federalist Papers
-    Darwin: Origin of Species
-    Hegel: Phenomenology of Mind, "Logic" (from the Encyclopedia)
-    Lobachevsky: Theory of Parallels
-    De Tocqueville: Democracy in America
-    Kierkegaard: Philosophical Fragments, Fear and Trembling
-    Wagner: Tristan and Isolde
-    Marx: Capital, Political and Economic Manuscripts of 1844, The German Ideology
-    Dostoyevsky: Brothers Karamazov
-    Tolstoy: War and Peace
-    Melville: Benito Cereno
-    Twain: Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
-    O'Connor: Selected Stories
-    William James: Psychology: Briefer Course
-    Nietzsche: Birth of Tragedy, Thus Spake Zarathustra, Beyond Good and Evil
-    Freud: General Introduction to Psychoanalysis
-    Valery: Poems
-    Booker T. Washington: Selected Writings
-    Du Bois: The Souls of Black Folk
-    Heidegger: What Is Philosophy?
-    Heisenberg: The Physical Principles of the Quantum Theory
-    Einstein: Selected Papers
-    Millikan: The Electron
-    Conrad: Heart of Darkness
-    Faulkner: The Bear 

Poems by: Yeats, T. S. Eliot, Wallace Stevens, Baudelaire, Rimbaud Essays by: Faraday, J. J. Thomson, Mendel, Minkowski, Rutherford, Davisson, Schrodinger, Bohr, Maxwell, de Broglie, Dreisch, Ørsted, Ampère, Boveri, Sutton, Morgan, Beadle and Tatum, Sussman, Watson and Crick, Jacob and Monod, Hardy