100 Important Europeans by Written Works

Name the historically significant European history figure by their written work (not necessarily a book). Disclaimer: Very Difficult!!
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Year
Written Work
Historical Figure
B.C. 700s
Iliad
Homer
B.C. 360
The Republic
Plato
B.C. 335
Poetics
Aristotle
B.C. 300
Elements
Euclid
A.D. 398
Confessions
St. Augustine
2nd Century
Almagest
Claudius Ptolemy
1274
Summa Theologica
Thomas Aquinas
1353
The Decameron
Giovanni Boccaccio
Early 14th Century
The Divine Comedy
Dante Alighieri
Late 14th Century
Canterbury Tales
Geoffrey Chaucer
1405
City of Ladies
Christine de Pisan
1418
The Imitation of Christ
Thomas à Kempis
1486
Oration on the Dignity of Man
Pico della Mirandola
1509
In Praise of Folly
Erasmus
1513
The Prince
Niccolò Machiavelli
1516
Utopia
Thomas More
1517
95 Theses
Martin Luther
1521
Defense of the Seven Sacraments
Henry VIII
1524
Spiritual Exercises
Ignatius Loyola
1536
Institutes of the Christian Religion
John Calvin
1543
On the Fabric of the Human Body
Andreas Vesalius
1543
On the Revolutions ofthe Heavenly Spheres
Nicolaus Copernicus
1576
Six Books of the Commonwealth
Jean Bodin
1598
The True Law of Free Monarchies
James I
1609
Sonnets
William Shakespeare
1615
Don Quixote
Miguel de Cervantes
1620
Novum Organum
Francis Bacon
1625
On the Law of War and Peace
Hugo Grotius
1628
On the Motion of the Heart and Blood
William Harvey
1637
Discourse on Method
René Descartes
1651
Leviathan
Thomas Hobbes
1667
Paradise Lost
John Milton
1669
Pensées
Blaise Pascal
1687
Principia
Isaac Newton
Year
Written Work
Historical Figure
1689
Two Treatises of Government
John Locke
1709
Politics Drawn from the Very Words of the Holy Scripture
Jacques-Bénigne Bossuet
1719
Robinson Crusoe
Daniel Defoe
1726
Gulliver's Travels
Jonathan Swift
1748
The Spirit of Laws
Montesquieu
1755
A Dictionary of the English Language
Samuel Johnson
1759
Candide
Voltaire
1762
The Social Contract
Jean-Jacques Rousseau
1764
On Crimes and Punishments
Cesare Beccaria
1774
The Sorrows of Young Werther
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
1776
The Wealth of Nations
Adam Smith
1781
Critique of Pure Reason
Immanuel Kant
1789
Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire
Edward Gibbon
1789
What is the Third Estate?
Emmanuel Joseph Sieyès
1790
Reflections on the Revolution in France
Edmund Burke
1792
A Vindication of the Rights of Women
Mary Wollstonecraft
1798
An Essay on the Principle of Population
Thomas Malthus
1813
Pride and Prejudice
Jane Austen
1818
Frankenstein: or, The Modern Prometheus
Mary Shelley
1820
Ivanhoe
Walter Scott
1831
The Hunchback of Notre-Dame
Victor Hugo
1832
Indiana
George Sand
1835
Democracy in America
Alexis de Tocqueville
1835
The Life of Jesus, Critically Examined
David Friedrich Strauss
1839
Organization of Work
Louis Blanc
1840
What Is Property?
Pierre-Joseph Proudhon
1843
The Ugly Duckling
Hans Christian Andersen
1844
The Three Musketeers
Alexandre Dumas
1845
The Condition of the Working Class in England
Friedrich Engels
1847
Wuthering Heights
Emily Brontë
1850
The Prelude
William Wordsworth
1854
Hard Times
Charles Dickens
1854
The Charge of the Light Brigade
Alfred Tennyson
Year
Written Work
Historical Figure
1856
Madame Bovary
Gustave Flaubert
1859
On Liberty
John Stuart Mill
1859
On the Origin of Species
Charles Darwin
1864
Journey to the Center of the Earth
Jules Verne
1865
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Lewis Carroll
1867
Das Kapital
Karl Marx
1869
War and Peace
Leo Tolstoy
1874
Middlemarch
George Eliot
1880
The Brothers Karamazov
Fyodor Dostoyevsky
1885
Thus Spake Zarathustra
Friedrich Nietzsche
1886
Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Robert Louis Stevenson
1890
The Picture of Dorian Gray
Oscar Wilde
1894
The Jungle Book
Rudyard Kipling
1895
The Jewish State
Theodor Herzl
1897
Dracula
Bram Stoker
1898
J'accuse
Émile Zola
1899
The Interpretation of Dreams
Sigmund Freud
1902
The Hound of the Baskervilles
Arthur Conan Doyle
1905
The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism
Max Weber
1908
Reflections on Violence
Georges Sorel
1915
The Metamorphosis
Franz Kafka
1918
The Decline of the West
Oswald Spengler
1922
Ulysses
James Joyce
1925
Mein Kampf
Adolf Hitler
1929
All Quiet on the Western Front
Erich Maria Remarque
1934
Murder on the Orient Express
Agatha Christie
1937
The Hobbit
J.R.R. Tolkien
1945
Animal Farm
George Orwell
1950
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
C.S. Lewis
1953
Casino Royale
Ian Fleming
1954
Lord of the Flies
William Golding
1957
Dr. Zhivago
Boris Pasternak
1962
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
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Level 79
May 24, 2014
Was Augustine a European?
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Level 66
May 24, 2014
Great quiz!