Suggested Reading


I’ll Take My Stand: The South and the Agrarian Tradition — 12 Southerners

Memoirs Illustrating the History of Jacobinism — Abbé Augustin Barruel

Democracy and Leadership — Irving Babbit

The Great Heresies — Hilaire Belloc

Reflections on the Revolution in France — Edmund Burke

Letter to a Member of the National Assembly — Edmund Burke

Appeal from the New to the Old Whigs — Edmund Burke

The Everlasting Man — G.K. Chesterton

Heretics — G.K. Chesterton

Orthodoxy — G.K. Chesterton

Scholia to an Implicit Text — Nicolás Gómez Dávila

Religion and the Rise of Western Culture — Christopher Dawson

Essay on Catholicism, Liberalism and Socialism, Considered in their Fundamental Principles — Juan Donoso Cortez

Notes Towards the Definition of Culture — T.S. Eliot

The Origin and Principles of the American Revolution, Compared with the Origin and Principles of the French Revolution — Friedrich von Gentz

The Conservative Mind — Russell Kirk

The Roots of American Order — Russell Kirk

America’s British Culture — Russell Kirk

Credo of a Reactionary — Erik von Kuehnelt-Leddihn (as Francis Stuart Campbell)

Leftism — Erik von Kuehnelt-Leddihn

Liberty or Equality — Erik von Kuehnelt-Leddihn

The Menace of the Herd — Erik von Kuehnelt-Leddihn

The Abolition of Man — C.S. Lewis

The Screwtape Letters — C.S. Lewis

A Defence of Aristocracy: A Text-Book for Tories — Anthony Ludovici

A Defence of Conservatism: A Further Text-Book for Tories — Anthony Ludovici

Considerations on France — Joseph de Maistre

Essay on the Generative Principle of Political Constitutions — Joseph de Maistre

The Liberal Mind — Kenneth R. Minogue

Tragedy and Hope — Carroll Quigley

A Political Philosophy: Arguments for Conservatism — Roger Scruton

Culture Counts: Faith and Feeling in a World Besieged — Roger Scruton

How to Be a Conservative — Roger Scruton

The Meaning of Conservatism — Roger Scruton

The Soul of the World — Roger Scruton

Pensees: Notes for the reactionary of tomorrow — Joseph Sobran

Single Issues: Essays on the Crucial Social Questions — Joseph Sobran

Ideas Have Consequences — Richard Weaver


The Bostonians – Henry James

Brideshead Revisited – Evelyn Waugh

The Camp of the Saints – Jean Raspail

The Lord of the Rings Trilogy – J.R.R. Tolkien

Mr. Sammler’s Planet – Saul Bellow

The Screwtape Letters – C.S. Lewis

Starship Troopers – Robert A. Heinlein

The Sword of Honour Trilogy – Evelyn Waugh

The Power and the Glory – Graham Greene

The Wasteland – T.S. Eliot

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