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  • 1. 101 Masterpieces of Literature in 25. Lord Byron - Childe Harolds Pilgrimage (1812-1818) English1. Beowulf (anon, abt. 8th century) 26. Jane Austen - Pride and Prejudice (1813)2. Geoffrey Chaucer - The Canterbury Tales (bef. 1400) 27. Mary Shelley - Frankenstein (1818) 28. James Fenimore Cooper - The Last of the Mohicans (1826)3. Christopher Marlowe - Doctor Faustus (abt.1589)4. Edmund Spenser - The Faerie Queene (1590) 29. Edgar Allan Poe - The Fall of the House of Usher (1839)5. Philip Sidney - Astrophil and Stella (bef. 1591)6. William Shakespeare - A Midsummer Nights Dream (abt. 1596) 30. Charlotte Brontë - Jane Eyre (1847)7. William Shakespeare - Romeo and Juliet (abt. 1597) 31. Emily Brontë - Wuthering heights (1847)8. William Shakespeare - Hamlet (abt. 1602) 32. William Makepeace Thackeray - Vanity Fair (1848)9. William Shakespeare - Othello (abt. 1604) 33. Herman Melville - Moby-Dick (1851)10. Ben Jonson - Volpone (1605) 34. Harriet Beecher Stowe - Uncle Toms Cabin (1852)11. Thomas Hobbes - Leviathan (1651) 35. Anthony Trollope - Barchester Towers (1857)12. Samuel Pepys - The Diary of Samuel Pepys (1660-1669) 36. Charles Dickens - A Tale of Two Cities (1859) 37. Edward FitzGerald - The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám (1859)13. John Milton - Paradise Lost (1667) 38. Wilkie Collins - The Woman in White (1860)14. John Bunyan - The Pilgrims Progress (1678) 39. Charles Dickens - Great Expectations (1860-1861)15. Daniel Defoe - Robinson Crusoe (1719) 40. George Eliot - Silas Marner (1861)16. Daniel Defoe - Moll Flanders (1722) 41. Anthony Trollope - Framley Parsonage (1861)17. Jonathan Swift - Gullivers Travels (1726) 42. Lewis Carroll - Alices Adventures in Wonderland (1865)18. Alexander Pope - Essay on Man (1734)19. Laurence Sterne - The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman (1759-1767) 43. George Eliot - Middlemarch (1871-1872)20. Oliver Goldsmith - The Vicar of Wakefield (1766)21. Laurence Sterne - A Sentimental Journey Through France and 44. Mark Twain - The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876) Italy (1768)22. William Blake - Songs of Innocence and of Experience (1789- 45. Thomas Hardy - The Return of the Native (1878) 1794) 46. Henry James - Daisy Miller (1878)23. William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge - Lyrical 47. Robert Louis Stevenson - Treasure Island (1883) Ballads (1798) 48. Mark Twain - Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1884)24. Jane Austen - Sense and Sensibility (1811)
  • 2. 49. Thomas Hardy - The Mayor of Casterbridge (1886) 75. Robert Graves - I, Claudius (1934)50. Robert Louis Stevenson - The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. 76. Henry Miller - Tropic of Cancer (1934) Hyde (1886) 77. William Faulkner - Absalom, Absalom! (1936)51. Oscar Wilde - The Picture of Dorian Gray (1891) 78. J. R. R. Tolkien - The Hobbit or There and Back Again (1937)52. Thomas Hardy - Tess of the dUrbervilles (1891)53. Oscar Wilde - The Importance of Being Earnest (1895) 79. Ernest Hemingway - For Whom the Bell Tolls (1940) 80. John Steinbeck - The Grapes of Wrath (1940)54. Bram Stoker - Dracula (1897) 81. George Orwell - Animal Farm (1945)55. Oscar Wilde - The Ballad of Reading Gaol (1898) 82. Alan Paton - Cry, The Beloved Country (1948)56. Joseph Conrad - Heart of Darkness (1899) 83. Arthur Miller - Death of a Salesman (1949)57. Rudyard Kipling - Kim (1901) 84. George Orwell - Nineteen Eighty-Four (1949)58. Arthur Conan Doyle - The Hound of the Baskervilles (1902) 85. Ernest Hemingway - The Old Man and the Sea (1952) 86. Saul Bellow - The Adventures of Augie March (1953)59. Henry James - The Ambassadors (1903) 87. Samuel Beckett - Waiting for Godot (1954)60. J.M. Barrie - Peter Pan (1904) 88. William Golding - Lord of the Flies (1954)61. E. M. Forster - Howards End (1910) 89. J. R. R. Tolkien - The Lord of the Rings (1954-1955)62. G.K. Chesterton - The Innocence Of Father Brown (1911) 90. Vladimir Nabokov - Lolita (1955) 91. Jack Kerouac - On the Road (1957)63. George Bernard Shaw - Pygmalion (1912) 92. Harper Lee- To Kill a Mockingbird (1960)64. James Joyce - A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (1916) 93. Joseph Heller - Catch-22 (1961) 94. Sylvia Plath - The Bell Jar (1963)65. Edith Wharton - The Age of Innocence (1920) 95. Truman Capote - In Cold Blood (1965)66. T.S. Eliot - The Waste Land (1922)67. James Joyce - Ulysses (1922) 96. Maya Angelou - I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (1969)68. E. M. Forster - A Passage to India (1924) 97. Charles Bukowski - Post Office (1971) 98. Raymond Carver - Will You Please Be Quiet, Please? (1976)69. Virginia Woolf - Mrs. Dalloway (1925) 99. Douglas Adams - The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy (1979-70. F. Scott Fitzgerald - The Great Gatsby (1925) 1992)71. A. A. Milne - Winnie-the-Pooh (1926) 100. Margaret Atwood - The Handmaids Tale (1985)72. D.H. Lawrence - Lady Chatterleys Lover (1928) 101. Vikram Seth - A Suitable Boy (1993)73. Virginia Woolf - A Room of Ones Own (1929)74. Aldous Huxley - Brave New World (1932)

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