William Golding (1911-1993)

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List of Works
[Close Quarters]   [To the Ends of the Earth]   [Fire Down Below]   [Lord of the Flies]   [Rites of Passage]  

Close Quarters (1987)
  • No known online texts (work under copyright)

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Paperback edition (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1999, 281 pg)
  • Kindle edition (Faber & Faber, 2013, 867 KB)
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Fire Down Below (1989)
  • No known online texts (work under copyright)

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  • Paperback edition (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1999, 313 pg)
  • Kindle edition (Faber & Faber, 2013, 786 KB)
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Lord of the Flies (1954)
  • No known online texts (work under copyright)

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Hardcover edition (Penguin Books, 2013, 256 pg)
  • Paperback edition (Penguin Books, 1999, 192 pg)
  • Mass Market Paperback edition (Penguin Books, 2003, 224 pg)
  • Audible Audiobook edition, unabridged; read by the author (Listening Library, 2003, 6hr 35min)
  • Audio CD edition, unabridged; read by the author (Listening Library, 2005, 6 CDs)
  • Kindle edition (based on Penguin Books, 1959; 1524KB)
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Rites of Passage (1980)
  • No known online texts (work under copyright)

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Paperback edition (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1999, 288 pg)
  • Kindle edition (Amazon Digital Services, 2014, 1077 KB)
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To the Ends of the Earth (1980-89)
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(The Yoga Sutras) (c. 150 BC)
Cicero (106-43 BC)
Julius Caesar (100-44 BC)
Titus Lucretius Carus (c. 95-55 BC)
Virgil (70-19 BC)
Horace (65-8 BC)
Livy (59 BC-AD 17)
Ovid (43 BC-AD 17)
St. Clement of Rome (c. 30?-100?)
Josephus (c. 38-100)
Plutarch (c. 45-120)
(New Testament) (c. 45?-95?)
St. Ignatius of Antioch (c. 50?-116)
Tacitus (c. 55-117)
Epictetus (c. 60-120)
Nicomachus of Gerasa (c. 60?-120?)
(The Didache) (c. 100)
(The Shepherd of Hermas) (c. 100)
St. Justin Martyr (c. 100-165)
Ptolemy (c. 100-178)
Lucian (c. 115-180)
Marcus Aurelius (121-180)
St. Irenaeus of Lyons (c. 125-202)
Galen (129 - c. 210)
Tertullian (c. 155?-230?)
Plotinus (205-270)
Eusebius of Caesarea (c. 265-339)
St. Athanasius (c. 297-373)
St. John Chrysostom (c. 347-407)
St. Augustine of Hippo (354-430)
St. Benedict (c. 480-540)
(The Quran) (c. 632)
(Beowulf) (c. 725)
(Tales from the 1001 Nights) (c. 850?)
(The Destruction of Dá Derga's Hostel) (c. 900?; mss. c. 1100)
Hakim Abol Qasem Ferdowsi Tousi (940-1020)
Murasaki Shikibu (c. 973-1014?/1025?)
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