Miyamoto Musashi (c. 1584-1645)

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List of Works
[A Book of Five Rings]

A Book of Five Rings (Go Rin No Sho) (1645)
  • HTML (Single page, 109 KB) at Best Judo (Translated by Victor Harris)
  • Spanish PDF at Oshogulaab (Translator unknown)
  • Spanish HTML (3 pages, indexed, incomplete - in progress), El Libro de los Cinco Anillos at Gorinkai (Translated by Antonio Rivas)
  • Portuguese PDF, O Livro de Cinco Anéis at Karate Kyokushin Viana Do Castelo (Translated by Fernando Barcellos Ximenes)

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Paperback edition, translated by Thomas Cleary (Shambhala, 2000, 144 pg).
  • Paperback edition, translator unknown (Bantam Doubleday, 1992, 116 pg).
  • Audio Cassette edition, read by Stanley R. Ross (Audio Renaissance, 1990).
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De Magnete (1600)
As You Like It (1601)
Essays (Bacon) (1601)
The Merry Wives of Windsor (1601)
Troilus and Cressida (1602)
Twelfth Night; or, What You Will (1602)
All's Well That Ends Well (1603)
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark (1604)
Measure For Measure (1605)
Othello, Moor of Venice (1605)
King Lear (1606)
Macbeth (1606)
Antony and Cleopatra (1607)
Coriolanus (1608)
The Declaration of Sentiments (1608)
Pericles, Prince of Tyre (1608)
Timon of Athens (1608)
Cymbeline, King of Britain (1609)
Sonnets (Shakespeare) (1609)
The Starry Messenger (1610)
King Henry the Eighth (1611)
The Winter's Tale (1611)
The Tempest (1612)
Don Quixote (1615)
Sermons (Donne) (c. 1615-1631)
Epitome of Copernican Astronomy (1618-1621)
Mayflower Compact (1620)
Novum Organum (1620)
Advancement of Learning (1623?)
New Atlantis (1626)
On the Motion of the Heart and Blood in Animals (1628)
Rules for the Direction of the Mind (1628)
Minor Poems (Milton) (1632-1674)
Religio Medici (1635)
Discourse on Method (1637)
Geometry (1637)
Dialogues Concerning Two New Sciences (1638)
The Life of Dr. John Donne (1640; rev. 1658)
Scientific Treatises (Pascal) (1640-1658)
Meditations on First Philosophy (1641)
Objections Against the Meditations and Replies (1641)
Letters (Pascal) (1643-1661)
Areopagitica (1644)
On Education (1644)
The Book of Five Rings (1645)
On the Circulation of the Blood (1649)
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