Memoirs of a Georgian Rake by William Hickey.
The Age of Scandal by T.H.White.
All of the Sherlock Holmes books by Arthur Conan Doyle.
All of the A.J.Raffles books by E.W.Hornung.
All of the books by Charles Dickens.
All of the works by William Shakespeare.
The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer.
All of the Arthurian myths, legends and stories, especially (but not exclusively) Morte D’Arthur by Thomas Mallory.
The Oxford English Dictionary.