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Works by Doris Lessing

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A complete list of works published in the English language by Doris Lessing :

The Grass is Singing. -- London : M. Joseph, 1950 ; New York : Crowell, 1950

This Was the Old Chief's Country. -- London : M. Joseph, 1951 ; New York : Crowell, 1952

Martha Quest. -- London : M. Joseph, 1952. -- (Children of Violence; 1)

Five : Short Novels. -- London : M. Joseph, 1953

A Proper Marriage. -- London : M. Joseph, 1954. -- (Children of Violence; 2)

A Retreat to Innocence. -- London : M. Joseph, 1956 ; New York : Prometheus, 1959

The Habit of Loving. -- London : MacGibbon & Kee, 1957 ; New York : Crowell, 1958

Going Home. -- London : M. Joseph, 1957 ; New York : Ballantine, 1968

A Ripple from the Storm. -- London : M. Joseph, 1958 ; New York : Simon & Schuster, 1966. -- (Children of Violence; 3)

Fourteen Poems. -- Northwood : Scorpion Press, 1959

In Pursuit of the English : a Documentary. -- London : MacGibbon & Kee, 1960 ; New York : Simon & Schuster, 1961

Play with a Tiger : a Play in Three Acts. -- London : M. Joseph, 1962

The Golden Notebook. -- London : M. Joseph, 1962 ; New York : Simon & Schuster, 1962

A Man and Two Women. -- London : MacGibbon & Kee, 1963 ; New York : Simon & Schuster, 1963

Martha Quest and A Proper Marriage. -- New York : Simon & Schuster, 1964

African Stories. -- London : M. Joseph, 1964 ; New York : Simon & Schuster, 1965

Landlocked. -- London : MacGibbon & Kee, 1965 ; New York : Simon & Schuster, 1966. -- (Children of Violence; 4)

A Ripple from the Storm and Landlocked. -- New York : Simon & Schuster, 1966

The Black Madonna. -- London : Panther, 1966

Winter in July. -- London : Panther, 1966

Particularly Cats. -- London : M. Joseph, 1967 ; New York : Simon & Schuster, 1967

The Four-Gated City. -- London : MacGibbon & Kee, 1969 ; New York : Knopf, 1969.

Briefing for a Descent into Hell. -- London : Cape, 1971 ; New York : Knopf, 1971

The Story of a Non-Marrying Man and Other Stories. -- London : Cape, 1972. -- Republ. as The Temptation of Jack Orkney and Other Stories. -- New York : Knopf, 1972

Collected African stories. Vol. 1, This was the Old Chief's Country. -- London : M. Joseph, 1973

Collected African stories. Vol. 2, The Sun Between Their Feet. -- London : M. Joseph, 1973

The Summer Before the Dark. -- London : Cape, 1973 ; New York : Knopf, 1973

The Memoirs of a Survivor. -- London : Octagon, 1974 ; New York : Knopf, 1975

Stories. -- New York : Knopf, 1978

To Room Nineteen : Collected Stories Volume One. -- London : Cape, 1978

The Temptation of Jack Orkney : Collected Stories Volume Two. -- London : Cape, 1978

Shikasta : Re: Colonised Planet 5. -- London : Cape, 1979 ; New York : Knopf, 1979. -- (Canopus in Argos: Archives; 1)

The Marriages Between Zones Three, Four and Five. -- London : Cape, 1980 ; New York : Knopf, 1980. -- (Canopus in Argos: Archives; 2)

The Sirian Experiments. -- London : Cape, 1981 ; New York : Knopf, 1981. -- (Canopus in Argos: Archives; 3)

The Making of the Representative for Planet 8. -- London : Cape, 1982 ; New York : Knopf, 1982. -- (Canopus in Argos: Archives; 4)

Documents Relating to the Sentimental Agents in the Volyen Empire. -- London : Cape, 1983 ; New York : Knopf, 1983. -- (Canopus in Argos: Archives; 5)

The Diary of a Good Neighbour. -- London : M. Joseph, 1983 ; New York : Knopf, 1983

If the Old Could ... -- London: M. Joseph, 1984 ; New York : Knopf, 1984

The Diaries of Jane Somers. -- London : M. Joseph, 1984 ; New York : Knopf, 1984

The Good Terrorist. -- London : Cape, 1985 ; New York : Knopf, 1985

Prisons We Choose to Live Inside. -- London : Cape, 1987 ; New York : Harper & Row, 1987

The Wind Blows Away Our Words. -- London : Picador, 1987 ; New York : Vintage, 1987

The Fifth Child. -- London : Cape, 1988 ; New York : Knopf, 1988

The Real Thing : Stories and Sketches. -- Republ. as London Observed : Stories and Sketches. -- London : HarperCollins, 1992

African Laughter : Four Visits to Zimbabwe. -- London & New York : HarperCollins, 1992

Shadows on the Wall of the Cave : a talk by Doris Lessing delivered 19 January 1994. -- London : The British Library, 1994

Conversations / edited by Earl G. Ingersol. -- Princeton, N.J. : Ontario Review Press, 1994

A Small Personal Voice : Essays, Reviews, Interviews / Edited by Paul Schlueter. -- London : Flamingo (HarperCollins), 1994

Under My Skin : Volume One of My Autobiography, to 1949. -- London & New York : HarperCollins, 1994

Spies I Have Known and Other Stories. -- Glasgow : Collins Educational, 1995

Playing the Game. -- London : HarperCollins, 1995

Love, Again. -- London : Flamingo, 1996 ; New York : HarperCollins, 1996

Play with a Tiger, and Other Plays. -- London : Flamingo, 1996

Walking in the Shade : Volume Two of My Autobiography, 1949-1962. -- London & New York : HarperCollins, 1997

Mara and Dann : an Adventure. -- London & New York : HarperCollins, 1999

Ben, in the World. -- London & New York : HarperCollins, 2000

The Sweetest Dream. -- London : Flamingo (HarperCollins), 2001 ; New York : HarperCollins, 2002

On Cats. -- London : Flamingo (HarperCollins), 2002

The Grandmothers : Four Short Novels. -- London : Flamingo (HarperCollins), 2003 ; New York : HarperCollins, 2004

Time Bites : Views and Reviews. -- London : Fourth Estate, 2004 ; New York : HarperCollins, 2004

The Story of General Dann and Mara's Daughter, Griot and the Snow Dog. -- London : Fourth Estate (HarperCollins), 2005 ; New York : HarperCollins, 2006

The Cleft. -- London : Fourth Estate (HarperCollins), 2007 ; New York : HarperCollins, 2007

-- Bibliography courtesy www.nobelprize.org

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