Classics: Non-Fiction (#82)


Paula By Isabel Allende
Journal Intime By Henri-Frederic Amiel
Aubrey’s Brief Lives By John Aubrey
Confessions By Augustine
Memoirs of a Dutiful Daughter By Simone De Beauvoir
Me Left Foot By Christy Brown
The Autobiography of Benvenute Cellini By Benvenute Cellini
The Unquiet Grave: A Word Cycle by Palinurus By Cyril Connolly
Boy: Tales of a Childhood By Roald Dahl
My Family and Other Animals By Gerald Durnell
An Angel at my Table By Janet Frame
The Diary of a Young Girl By Anne Frank
Journals 1889-1949 By Andre Paul Guillume Gide
Poetry & Truth: From My Own Life By Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
Father and Son: A Study of Two Temperaments By Edmund Gosse
Ways of Escape By Graham Greene
Black Like Me By John Howard Griffin
84, Charing Cross Road By Helene Hanff
Pentimento By Lillian Hellman
Child, Youth and Exile By Alexander Herzen
The Diary of Alice James By Alice James
Memories, Dreams, Reflections By Carl Gustav Jung
Diaries 1919-23 By Franz Kafka
The Story of my Life By Helen Keller
The Book of Margery Kempe By Margery Kempe
On Writing By Stephen King
I Will Bear Witness By Victor Klemperer
Girl With a One Track Mind By Abby Lee
In the Castle of My Skin By George Lamming
A Grief Observed By C.S. Lewis
The Towers of Trebizond By Rose MaCaulay
Journal of Katherine Mansfield By Katherine Mansfield
The Seven Storey Mountain By Thomas Merton
The Pursuit of Love By Nancy Mitford
Borrowed Time By Paul Monette
My Place By Sally Morgan
Speak, Memory: An Autobiography Revisited By Vladimir Nabokov
Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books By Azar Nafisi
Memoirs By Pablo Neruda
Portrait of a Marriage By Nigel Nicolson
Running in the Family By Michael Ondaatje
Down & Out in Paris and London By George Orwell
Autobiography of a Yogi By Paramahansa Yogananda
Diary by Samuel Pepys
Letters by Pliny the Younger
Confessions By Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Words By Jean-Paul Sartre
Journal of a Solitude By May Sarton
Walden By Henry David Thoreau
De Profundis By Oscar Wilde
Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit By Jeanette Winterson
Autobiographies By William Butler Yeats
A Million Little Pieces By James Frey
A Moveable Feast By Ernest Hemingway
Mr Nice By Howard Marks
Star Trek Memories By William Shatner
Black Coffee Blues By Henry Collins
Confessions of a Dangerous Mind By Chuck Barris
A Drifting Life By Yoshihiro Tatsumi
Epileptic By David B.
Hammer of the Gods By Stephen Davis
Hell’s Angels By Hunter S. Thompson
Homicide By David Simon
How to Lose Friends and Alienate People By Toby Young
My Boring-Ass Life By Kevin Smith
No One Gets Out Alive By Jerry Hopkins & Danny Sugerman
Persepolis By Marjane Satrapi
The Story of My Life By Giacomo Casanova
Touching From a Distance By Deborah Curtis
The True Adventures of the Rolling Stones By Stanley Booth
What Just Happened? By Art Linson
Zodiac By Robert Graysmith
Wild Swans By Jung Chang
Confessions of an English Opium Eater By Thomas De Quincy
Cider With Roadies By Stuart Maconie
Energy Flash By Simon Reynolds
England’s Dreaming By Jon Savage


London By Peter Ackroyd
The Divine Comedy By Dante Alighieri
Che Guevara: A Revolutionary Life By John Lee Anderson
The Hour of Our Death By Philippe Aries
Politics By Aristotle
Berlin: The Downfall By Anthony Beevor
The Mediterranean & the Mediterranean World in the Age of Philip II By Fernand B.
The Pleasures of the Imagination: English Culture in the Eighteenth Century By John Brewer
Hitler and Stalin: Parallel Lives By Alan Bullock
The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy By Jacob Burkhardt
Daily Life in Ancient Rome By Jerome Carcopino
The Selfish Gene – Richard Dawkins
Slouching Towards Bethlehem By Joan Didion
The Accursed Kings By Maurice Druon
The Age of Cathedrals By Georges Duby
The Stripping of the Altars By Eamon Duffy
Rites or Spring By Modris Eksteins
The Wretched of the Earth By Franz Fanon
Colossus: The Rise & Fall of the American Empire By Niall Ferguson
Millenium By Felipe Fernandez-Armesto
Pagans and Christians By Robin Lane Fox
My Secret Garden By Nancy Friday
The End of History and the Last Man By Francis Fukuyama
The Naked Heart By Peter Gay
The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire By Edward Gibbon
The Holocaust: The Jewish Tragedy By Martin Gilbert
The Cheese and the Worms By Carlo Ginzberg
Chaos: Making a New Science By James Gleick
The Female Eunuch By Germaine Greer
God’s First Love By Friedrich Heer
Manufacturing Consent By Edward S. Herman & Noam Chomsky
Histories By Herodotus
Hiroshima By John Hersey ✔
The Fated Shore By Robert Hughes
Pandaemonium By Humphrey Jennings
Man and His Symbols By C.G. Jung
A History of Warfare By John Keegan
No Logo By Naomi Klein
A Short Account of the Destruction of the Indies By Bartolome De Las Casas
Seven Pillars of Wisdom By Thomas Edward Lawrence
Islam in History By Bernard Lewis
Chinese Shadows By Simon Leys
The Crusades Through Arab Eyes By Amin Maalouf
The Prince By Machiavelli
Capital By Karl Marx
The Defeat of the Spanish Armada By Garrett Mattingly
The Story of English By Robert McCrum
The Ornament of the World By Maria Rosa Menocal
The Women’s History of the World By Rosalind Miles
Pax Britannica: The Climax of an Empire By James Morris
Underground By Haruki Murakami
Thus Spoke Zarathustra By Friedrich Nietzsche
Medieval Cities: Their Origins & the Revival of Trade By Henri Pirenne
Parallel Lives By Plutarch
Flesh in the Age of Reason By Roy Porter
Zen & the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance By Robert Pirsig
The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat By Oliver Sacks
E is for Ecstasy By Nicholas Saunders
Citizens: A Chronicle of the French Revolution By Simon Schama
Leviathan and the Air-Pump By Steven Shapin & Simon Schaffer
Fast Food Nation By Eric Schlosser
The Decline of the West By Oswald Spengler
The Trial of Socrates By Isador Stone
Jarhead By Anthony Swofford
Annals of Imperial Rome By Tacitus
The Origins of the Second World War By A.J.P. Taylor
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas By Hunter S. Thompson
Civil Disobedience By Henry David Thoreau
A Distant Mirror: The Calamitous 14th Century by Barbara M. Tuchman
The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test By Tom Wolfe
A People’s History of the United States By Howard Zinn


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