A Comprehensive List
  • Joseph Conrad and the Fiction of Autobiography  (1966)
  • Beginnings: Intention and Method (1975)
  • Orientalism (1978)
  • The Question of Palestine (1979)
  • Covering Islam: How the Media and the Experts Determine How We See the Rest of the World (1981)
  • The World, the Text, and the Critic (1983)
  • After the Last Sky: Palestinian Lives. With photographs by Jean Mohr (1986)
  • Nationalism, Colonialism, and Literature: Yeats and Decolonization (1988)
  • Musical Elaborations (1991)
  • Culture and Imperialism (1993)
  • The Politics of Dispossession: The Struggle for Palestinian Self-Determination (1994)
  • Representations of the Intellectual: The 1993 Reith lectures (1994)
  • Peace and Its Discontents: Essays on Palestine in the Middle East Peace Process. Preface by Christopher Hitchens (1995)
  • Out of Place: A Memoir (1999)
  • The End of the Peace Process: Oslo and After (1999)
  • Reflections on Exile and Other Essays (1999)
  • Parallels and Paradoxes: Explorations in Music and Society. Edited, with a preface, by Ara Guzelimian. (2002)
  • Freud and the Non-European. With an introduction by Christopher Bollas and a response by Jacqueline Rose. (2003)
  • From Oslo to Iraq and the Road Map. Foreword by Tony Judt, afterword by Wadie E. Said. (2004)
  • Humanism and Democratic Criticism. (2004)
  • On Late Style: Music and Literature Against the Grain. Foreword by Mariam C. Said, introduction by Michael Wood (2006)