The Aldous Huxley Memorial Virtual Library

A service of www.keithmurphy.info
The Aldous Huxley Memorial Virtual Library (AHMVL) is a  service provided to students and friends of keithmurphy.info.  This page, and those linked to it, will provide links to full text books and articles available online (as well as film and video).

The service will mainly be designed to highlight classics, histories, bigraphies, philosophy. esoterica. and theoretical work .... but you know the boss, so all kinds of weirdness just might creep in.

Works will be separated by genre and alphabetized by author's last name.

We assume that works linked here are in public domain or that the site posting them have obtained the proper rights.  We are making no profit by linking to these works.

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FICTION

NOVELS

Anderson, Sherwood.  Winesburg, Ohio

Austen, Jane.  Pride and Prejudice

Austen, Jane.  Sense and Sensibility

Baum, L. Frank.  The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (In fact, all the Oz books are here!)

Boccaccio, Giovanni.  The Decameron (1350)

Bronte, Emily.  Wuthering Heights.

Bronte, Charlotte.  Jane Eyre

Burroughs. Edgar Rice.  Tarzan of the Apes.

Burroughs. Edgar Rice.  A Princess of Mars

Burroughs. Edgar Rice.  Pellucidar

Burroughs. Edgar Rice.  The Land that Time Forgot

Burroughs. Edgar Rice.  The Efficiency Expert

Burroughs. Edgar Rice.  At the Earth's Core

Burroughs. Edgar Rice.  Out of Time's Abyss

Burroughs. Edgar Rice. Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar

Burroughs. Edgar Rice.  Tarzan the Terrible

Burroughs. Edgar Rice.  Tarzan the Untamed

Burroughs. Edgar Rice.  The Beasts of Tarzan

Burroughs. Edgar Rice.  The Chessmen of Mars

Burroughs. Edgar Rice.  The Gods of Mars

Carroll, Lewis.  Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Carroll, Lewis.  Through the Looking Glass

Cervantes, Miguel de.  Don Quixote

Chopin, Kate.  The Awakening

Christie, Agatha..  The Mysterious Affair at Styles

Christie, Agatha..  The Secret Adversary

Collodi, C.  Pinocchio

Conrad, Joseph.  Heart of Darkness

Conrad, Joseph. Lord Jim

Conrad, Joseph The Secret Agent

Cooper, James Fenimoore The Last of the Mohicans

Crane, Stephen.  The Red Badge of Courage

Defoe, Daniel.  Robinson Crusoe

Defoe, Daniel.  The Further Adventures of Robinson Crusoe

Dickens, Charles.  A Christmas Carol

Dickens, Charles.  Hard Times

Dickens, Charles. Hunted Down

Dostoevsky, Fyodor.  The Brothers Karamazov

Dostoevsky, Fyodor Crime and Punishment

Dostoevsky, Fyodor.  Notes From the Underground

Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan.  The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.

Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan.  Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan.  A Study in Scarlet.

Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan.  The Lost World

Dumas, Alexandre.  The Count of Monte Cristo

Dumas, Alexandre.  The Man in the Iron Mask

Dumas, Alexandre.  The Three Musketeers

Eliot, George.  Silas Marner

Fitzgerald, F. Scott The Great Gatsby

Gilman, Charlotte Perkins.  The Yellow Wallpaper.

Haggard, H. Rider.  King Solomon's Mines

Harte, Bret.  The Outcasts of Poker Flat

Hemmingway, Ernest.  In Our Time

Hawthorne, Nathaniel.  The Scarlet Letter.

Hesse, Herman.  Siddhartha

Houseman, Clarence.  The Werewolf.

Howells, William Dean.  Emile Zola

Hurston, Zora Neale.  Of Mules and Men

Huxley, Aldous:  Brave New World

Huxley, Aldous,  Crome Yellow

Irving, Washington.  The Legend of Sleepy Hollow.

James, Henry.  The Turn of the Screw.

Joyce, James A Portrait Of The Artist As A Young Man

Joyce, James.  Ulysses

Lewis, Sinclair.  Babbitt

Lofting, Hugh.  The Story of Dr. Doolittle.

Lofting, Hugh.  The Voyages of Dr. Doolittle.

London, Jack.  The Call of the Wild.

London, Jack.  White Fang.

Melville, Herman.  Billy Budd

Melville, Herman.  Moby Dick

Montgomery, Lucy Maud.  Anne of Green Gables.

Morley, Christopher.  The Haunted Bookshop.

Orczy, Baronness Emmuska.  The Scarlet Pimpernel.

Orwell, George.  1984.

Orwell, George.  Animal Farm.

Poe, Edgar Allen.  The Cask of Amontillado.

Poe, Edgar Allen.  The Masque of the Red Death.

Poe, Edgar Allen.  The Fall of the House of Usher.

Poe, Edgar Allen.  The Purloined Letter.

Rand, Ayn.  Anthem.

Rohmer, Sax.  The Insidious Dr. Fu Manchu.

Shelley, Mary W.  Frankenstein.

Sinclair, Upton.  The Jungle.

Stoker, Bram.  Dracula.

Stoker, Bram.  The Lair of the White Worm.

Stowe, Harriet Beecher.  Uncle Tom's Cabin

Swift, Jonathan.  A Modest Proposal.

Thackeray, William Makepeace.  Vanity Fair.

Tolstoy, Leo.  Anna Karenina

Tolstoy, Leo.  War and Peace

Twain, Mark.  Tom Sawyer.

Twain, Mark.  The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.

Twain, Mark.  Captain Stormfield's Visit to Heaven

Twain, Mark.  Innocents Abroad

Twain, Mark.  The Tragedy of Pudd'nhead Wilson

Twain, Mark.  A Connecticut Yankee In King Arthur's Court

Verne, Jules.  Around the World in 80 Days

Verne, Jules.  Earth to the Moon

Voltaire.  Candide.

Wells, H.G.  The Invisible Man

Wells, H.G.  The Island of Doctor Moreau

Wells, H.G.  The Time Machine

Wells, H.G.  The War of the Worlds

Wells, H.G.  When the Sleeper Wakes

Wilde, Oscar The Picture of Dorian Gray

tales by unknown authors:

  • Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp
  • Cinderella; or, The Little Glass Slipper and other Stories,

 

SHORT STORIES

Harris, Joel Chandler.  Uncle Remus: His Songs and His Sayings

Harris, Joel Chandler.  Uncle Remus: Selections with Commentary

NON-FICTION

Bierce, Ambrose.  The Devil's Dictionary

Thoreau, Henry David Walden

ESSAYS

Orwell, George.  Can Socialists Be Happy?

Orwell, George.  Reflections On Gandhi

Orwell, George.  Shooting An Elephant

Orwell, George.  Why I Write

Thoreau, Henry David.  On the Duty of Civil Disobedience

Thoreau, Henry David Walking

BIOGRAPHY

The Narrative of Sojourner Truth

Augustine.  The Confessions.

Franklin, Benjamin.  Autobiography.

Douglass, Frederick.  The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

Douglass, Frederick.  My Escape From Slavery.

Dubois, W.E.B.  The Souls of Black Folk.

Filson, John.  The Adventures of Col. Daniel Boone.

Jacobs, Harriett.  Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Washington, Booker T.  Up from Slavery

Wilson, Harriet Our Nig

WPA.  American Slave Narratives

RELIGION

The King James Version of the Holy Bible

Revised Standard Version of the Holy Bible Including the Apocrypha

Atack, Jon.  A Piece of Blue Sky:  Scientology, Dianetics and L. Ron Hubbard Exposed.

Eusebius.  Onomasticon

See also:  Archive of Sacred Texts (currently under construction)

HISTORY

Aristotle.  The History of Animals.

The Constitution Of The United States Of America, 1787

Dawson, Coningsby.  The Glory of the Trenches

Dawson, Coningsby  Carry On

Olmstead, Frederick Law.  A Journey in the Seaboard Slave States, With Remarks on Their Economy (New York; London: Dix and Edwards; Sampson Low, Son and Co., 1856)

Bullfinch, Thomas.  Bulfinch's Mythology, The Age of Chivalry

Bullfinch, Thomas.  Bulfinch's Mythology, The Age of Fable

Bullfinch, Thomas.  Bulfinch's Mythology, The Legends of Charlemange

Dawson, C.  The Glory of the Trenches

Higginson, Thomas W.  Negro Spirituals

Holmes, R. Derby.  A Yankee In The Trenches.

Jefferson, Thomas.  Notes on the State of Virginia

Kouwenhoven, James A, Made in America: The Arts in Modern American Civilization

Lawrence, D.H. Studies in Classic American Literature

Levin, David History as Romantic Art

Lewis and Clark.  Journals

Lippman, Walter.  Public Opinion.

Lowell, James Russell.  Abraham Lincoln.

Madison, James, et. al..  The Federalist Papers

Paine, Thomas.  Common Sense.

Paine, Thomas Selected Essays

René of Anjou: Tournament Book, 1406.

Tocqueville, Alexis de.  Democracy in America

Transcript of Trial of Joan of Arc, 1431

Turner, Frederick Jackson The Frontier in American History

Townsend, George A. The Life, Crime and Capture of John Wilkes Booth

The Visigothic Code (Forum iudicum)

 

SCIENCE

Aristotle, Categories.

Aristotle.  Meteorology.

Aristotle.  On Longevity and Shortness of Life.

Aristotle.  On Sleep and Sleeplessness.

Aristotle.  On the Gait of Animals.

Aristotle.  On the Generation of Animals.

Aristotle. On the Motion of Animals.

Darwin, Charles.  Descent of Man

Darwin, Charles.  The Origin of Species

Darwin, Charles.  The Voyage of the Beagle

NON-MAINSTREAM SCIENCE

DeGrazia, David.  Taking Animals Seriously

 

 

 

"Shhhhh!  ...  This is a library, please keep your nasty little comments to yourself.  Perverts."

 

 

 

 

 

WEIRD STUFF

POMES

Beowulf

Carroll, Lewis.  Jabberwocky

Carroll, Lewis.  The Walrus And The Carpenter

Chaucer, Geoffrey.  The Canterbury Tales

Coleridge, Samuel T.  Kubla Khan

Coleridge, Samuel T..  Rime of the Ancient Mariner

Dante.  Inferno

Dante.  Paradiso

Dante.  Purgatorio

Dickinson, Emily.  Selected Poems.  2 vols.

Hesiod.  Hesiod, The Homeric Hymns, and Homerica.

Homer.  The Iliad

Homer, The Odyssey (trans. Butler)

Milton.  Paradise Lost, Paradise Regained.

Poe, Edgar Allen.  The Raven.

The Shakespeare Special Collection

 

DRAMA

Aristophanes.  Lysistrata.

Barrie, James M.  Peter Pan

Ibsen, Henrick.  A Doll's House.

Kubrick, Stanley.  Dr. Strangelove.

Moliere.  The Misanthrope

Moliere.  The Miser

Moliere.  Tartuffe (The Imposter)

Shakespeare Troilus and Cressida

The Shakespeare Special Collection

Sophocles.  Oedipus Trilogy

Wilde, Oscar The Importance of Being Earnest

 

PHILOSOPHY

Aristotle, Categories.

Aristotle.  Metaphysics.

Aristotle.  Nicomachean Ethics.

Aristotle.  On Dreams.

Aristotle.  On Generation and Corruption.

Aristotle.  On Interpretation

Aristotle.  On Memory and Reminiscence.

Aristotle.  On Prophesying By Dreams.

Aristotle.  On Sense and the Sensible.

Aristotle.  On Sophistical Refutations.

Aristotle.  On the Heavens.

Aristotle.  On the Soul

Aristotle.  Poetics.

Aristotle.  Rhetoric

Bampton, Fr. S.J..  Modernism and Modern Thought.

Barthes, Roland.  Myth Today.

Barthes, Roland.  The Discourse of History.

Eco, Umberto.  Travels in Hyperreality.

Goldman, Emma.  Anarchism and Other Essays.

Loboda, Luke The Thought of Sayyid Qutb: Radical Islam's Philosophical Foundations

Machiavelli, Nicolo.  The Prince.

Marx, Karl and Frederick Engels.  The Communist Manifesto.

Plato, The Apology

Plato's Cave

de Saussure, Ferdinand.  Third Course of Lectures on General Linguistics.

Turner, William.  History of Philosophy (1903).

Tzu, Sun.  The Art of War

Veblen, Thorstein.  Theory of the Leisure Class

Weber, Max.  The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism

Wulf, Maurice de.  History of Medieval Philosophy.

CRITICISM

Chesterton, Gilbert Keith.  Appreciations and Criticisms of the Works of Charles Dickens

Murphy, B. Keith.  "Curt Flood and Baseball's Reserve Clause:  An Examination of Symbolic Martyrdom."  The Journal of the Georgia Association of Historians.  (Vol. XVIII, 1997)

Robbins, Trina.  "Wonder Woman:  Lesbian or Dyke, Paradise Island as a Woman's Community." 

MULTI-MEDIA

VIDEO

video:  Freud's Home Movies

video:  Shakespeare for beginners

video:  Why Shakespeare Matters

video:  Shakespeare:  The True Hollywood Story

video:  Shakespeare and the Globe Theatre

video:  Jung and Freud:  Unpacking Dream Symbols

video:  Freud as Muse

video:  150 years of Freud

video:  Jung on Jung  starts slowly

video:  Plato and Jung's dialectic

video:  weird symbolism video

video:  Tennessee Williams:  Orpheus of the American Stage

video:  The Future of Media

video:  Theatre Arts and Political Activism

video:  Malcolm X: Interview with Professor John Leggett and Herman Blake  Sociology Department, UC Berkeley, - Oct. 11, 1963 :

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  •  Clip 3
  •  Clip 4
  •  Clip 5
  •  Clip 6
  •  Clip 7

 

FILM

  • video:  The Art of Stanley Kubrick

    video:  Streetcar Named Desire scene

    video:  movie trailer for Streetcar

    video "Stella!"

    video:  entire cinematic release of Dr. Strangelove from Ifilm.com

    video:  entire cinematic release of What the Bleep Do We Know? as posted online at Google video.

  • AUDIO

    • Malcolm X - Oct. 11, 1963
    • Berkeley Language Center - Speech Archive Listen to it with Real Audio

     

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    I have seen Verbum and you just can't handle it.

     

    SPECIAL COLLECTIONS:

    • Sacred Texts
    • Reference Collection
    • The Works of William Shakespeare
    • The Comics Collection