Snodgrass' Utopian Literature: 
The Primary Sources

In the Encyclopedia of Utopian Literature (1995), the author, Mary Ellen Snodgrass provides hundreds of entries for utopian topics and authors. In addition to an extensive bibliography, she includes a list of primary sources. The authors and titles from that listing are included below.


Richard Adams Watership Down
Johann Andreae "Christianopolis" in Famous Utopias of the Renaissance
Aristophanes The Birds
Margaret Atwood Surfacing: Life Before Men: The Handmade's Tale
Augustine The City of God
Francis Bacon The Philosophical Works
J.M. Barrie Peter Pan
L. Frank Baum The Annotated Wizard of Oz
Edward Bellamy Looking Backward, 2000-1887
Bhagavad Gita  
The Book of the Dead  
Ray Bradbury Fahrenheit 451
Ray Bradbury The Vintage Bradbury
Edward Bulwer-Lytton The Coming Race
John Bunyan Pilgrim's Progress and The Holy War
Anthony Burgess A Clockwork Orange
Samuel Butler Erewhon
Etienne Cabet Voyage en Icarie
Ernest Callenbach Ecotopia
Fra Tomaso Campanella La Citte del Sole
Josef and Karel Capek R.U.R.
Thomas Carlyle Past and Present
Lewis Carroll The Annotated Alice
Baldessar Castiglione The Book of the Courtier
Miguel Cervantes Don Quixote
Cicero De Republica in Classics in Translation
Arthur C. Clarke Childhood's End
Samuel Taylor Coleridge "Kubla Khan" in The Anthology of Romanticism
Confucius Confucianism: The Analects of Confucius
Dante Alighieri The Divine Comedy
Dante Alighieri Inferno
Daniel Defoe Robinson Crusoe
Denis Diderot Supplement aux Voyages de Bougainville
Romesh C. Dutt, trans. The Ramayana and the Mahabharata
Winifred Faraday The Edda, Parts I and II
David Ferry Gilgamesh
E.M. Forster The Collected tales of E.M. Forster
Charles Fourier Selections from the Works of Fourier
Ghazali Alchemy of Happiness
William Golding Lord of the Flies
Oliver Goldsmith Asem. In the Collected Works of Oliver Goldsmith
Alex Haley The Autobiography of Malcolm X
James Harrington The Commonwealth of Oceana and a System of Politics
Nathaniel Hawthorne The Scarlet Letter
Theodor Hertzka Freeland: A Social Anticipation
Hesiod Theogony
Hesiod Works and days
Hermann Hesse Siddhartha
James Hilton Lost Horizon
Holy Bible  
Homer The Odyssey
William Dean Howells Through the Eye of the Needle
William Dean Howells A Traveller from Altruria
W.H. Hudson Green Mansions
W. H. Hudson A Crystal Age
Aldous Huxley Brave New World
Aldous Huxley Brave New World Revisited
P.D. James The Children of Men
Samuel Johnson Johnson: Selected Writings
David Karp One
Arthur Koestler Darkness at Noon
Lao Tzu To Know and Not Be Knowing
Jerome Lawrence, Robert E. Lee The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail
Doris Lessing Memoirs of a Survivor
Jack London The Iron Heel
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow The Song of Hiawatha
Sir Thomas Malory Le Morte d'Arthur
Thomas Malthus An Essay on the Principle of Population
Bernard de Mandeville The Fable of the Bees
Karl Marx Das Kapital
Karl Marx, Friedrich Engels The Communist Manifesto
Herman Melville Moby Dick or The White Whale
Herman Melville Typee
Herman Melville Omoo
John Milton Complete Poems and Major Prose
Stephen Mitchell Tao Te Ching
Michel de Montaigne The Essays of Montaigne
Sir Thomas More The Complete Works
William Morris Three Works by William Morris
John G. Neihardt Black Elk Speaks
George Orwell Animal farm
George Orwell 1984
Ovid  Metemorphoses
Marge Piercy Woman on the Edge of time
Plato "Timaeus" in the Dialogues of Plato
Plato The Republic
Plutarch The Life of Lycurgus. In Moral Essays
Edgar Allan Poe Selected Stories and Poems
Idanna Pucci Bhima Swarga
The Qu'ran  
Francois Rabelais Gargantua and Pantagruel
Ayn Rand Anthem
Rig Veda  
William Shakespeare A Midsummer Night's Dream
William Shakespeare As You Like It
William Shakespeare The Tempest
George Bernard Shaw Back to Methusela
B.F. Skinner Walden Two
Joseph Smith, trans. The Book of Morman
Robert Louis Stevenson A Child's Garden of Verses
Mary Stewart The Crystal Cave
Mary Stewart The Hollow Hills
Mary Stewart The Last Enchantment
Harriet Beecher Stowe Uncle Tom's Cabin
Jonathan Swift Gulliver's Travels and Other Writings
Tao Te Ching  
Torquato Tasso Jerusalem Divided
Alfred Lord Tennyson Idylls of the King
Alfred Lord Tennyson "Locksley Hall" and "Locksley Hall Sixty Years Later" in Victorian and Later English Poets
Alfred Lord Tennyson "The Lotus Eaters" in Victorian and Later English Poets
Henry David Thoreau Walden and "Civil Disobedience"
Alexis de Tocqueville Democracy in America
Mark Twain A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court
Jules Verne  Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea
Virgil Virgil's Works: The Aeneid, Eclogues and Georgics
Voltaire Candide, Zadig, and Selected Stories
Kurt Vonnegut Cat's Cradle
H.G. Wells The Time Machine
H.G. Wells A Modern Utopia
Virginia Woolf Orlando
Yevgeny Zamyatin We
Zenda-Vesta of Zarathustra