i. Dissertation Title
"The Education of Socrates in Xenophon's Oeconomicus" (Ann Arbor: UMI, 1989).
ii. Monographs and Articles
1. Davies, D.O. et al. Agnellus of Ravenna, Arethusa Monograph VIII, SUNY at Buffalo, (1981).
2. Davies, D.O. and Dowling, P. "Shrewd books, with dangerous Frontispieces': Areopagitica's Motto," Milton Quarterly Vol. 20, no. 2 (May 1986).
Michael Davis The Poetry of Philosophy: Aristotle's Poetics, Rowman and Littlefield, Lanham : 1992, in the Review of Politics.
iv. Work in Progress
"Ovidian Wit and Miltonic Translation" (Paradise Lost 4.467-71)
"A Spectacle of Innocence: Book IV of Paradise Lost"
"On such gentle acts as these": Milton's Sonnet VIII"