6 December

Year 5:
{69} Gustave Flaubert (1821-1880).
Madame Bovary. First published 1857.

Aristophanes (c. 448-c. 388 B C)
Plays. [{70} The Acharnians; {71} The Knights; {72} The Clouds; {73} The Wasps; {74} Peace; {75} The Birds; {76} Lysistrata; {77} Thesmophoriazusae; {78} The Frogs; {79} Ecclesiazusae; {80} Wealth]

Albert Camus (1913-1960).
{81} L'Étranger. First published 1942. {82} La Peste. First published 1947. {83} La Chute. First published 1956.

Teodor Josef Konrad Korzeniowski (Joseph Conrad) (1857-1924).
{84} The Secret Agent. First published 1907. {85} Under Western Eyes. First published 1911.

Francois de Montcorbier ('Villon') (1431-after 1462).
Poems.
[incl. Testament and Lais, or Petit Testament [{86} Le Grant Testament Villon et le PetitSon Codicille. Le Jargon and ses Ballades] [1489]]

Ssu-Ma Ch'ien (145-c. 86 B C)
{87} Shih Chi.

Reiner Kunze (b. 1933).
Poems, Stories and Die Wunderbaren Jahre. First published 1976.
[incl. {88} Sensible Wege [1969]; {89} Zimmerlautstärke [1972]; {90} Der Lowe Leopold[: Fast Märchen, Fast Geschichten] [1970]]

Jean Baptiste Poquelin ('Moliere') (1622-1673).
Selected Plays. ({91} Le Misanthrope; {92} Le Sicilien; {93} Le Tartuffe; {94} Le Médecin Malgré Lui; {95} Le Malade Imaginaire; {96} L'Avare; {97} Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme; {98} Les Fourberies de Scapin; {99} L'Amour Médecin; {100} Dom Juan]

{101} Boris Pasternak (1890-1960).
Doctor Zhivago. First published in Italian (Feltrinelli, 1957).

Francois-Marie Arquet ('Voltaire') (1694-1778).
{102} Candide. First published 1759. {103} Zadig and {104} L'Ingénu. First published 1747 and 1767.

Gaius Plinius Caecilius Secundus (Pliny) (c. 62-c. 113 A D).
{105} Letters.

Year 6:
The Poem Itself, edited, and with an introduction, by Stanley Burnshaw. (Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1964).

Max Frisch (b. 1911).
{106} Andorra. First published 1961. And {107} Stiller. First published 1954.

{108} La Chanson de Roland. Probably composed in its 'Oxford' version in the late 11th or early 12th century.

Friedrich Dürrenmatt (b. 1921).
{109} Der Besuch der Alten Dame (1956). And {110} Die Physiker (1962).

Émile Zola (1840-1902).
{111} Thérèse Raquin. First published 1867. {112} L'Assommoir. First published 1877. {113} Germinal. First published 1885.

Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849).
Complete Stories and Poems.

Honoré de Balzac (1799-1850).
La Comédie Humaine. 92 novels collectively so called. First published 1829-1948. [Ward suggests the reader spend two months in "exploration of Balzac's fiction," not actually proposing that all 92 novels be read. I'm only listing those of which he states, "Perhaps the most successful of all Balzac's huge output are those novels forming the group known as 'Studies in Manners', which includes {114} Eugénie Grandet [...]; {115} Père Goriot [...]; and the diptych 'Poor Relations': {116} La Cousine Bette [...] and {117} Le Cousin Pons.

Alexander Nikolayevich Ostrovsky (1823-1886).
{118} Groza. First published (in a magazine) 1860.
[and {119} Les; {120} Svoi Lyudi Sochtemsya]

Gilbert Keith Chesterton (1874-1936).
The Father Brown Stories. [incl. The Innocence of Father Brown; The Wisdom of Father Brown; The Incredulity of Father Brown; The Secret of Father Brown; The Scandal of Father Brown]

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