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Truly old classics

Type: Preset list created by PawsforThought

Description: Works written (or otherwise created) no later than the 14th century.

Feel free to recommend books to be added, but please don't suggest duplicates of works already listed (in a different edition) or editions containing more than one work (like "4 plays by Aeschylus").

Members: 5 participating members (show all)

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1
26,083 members, 253 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: fuzzi (1), Chassegnouf (1), Bretzky1 (2)

Score: 11.36

2
16,369 members, 220 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (1), fuzzi (2)

Score: 7.36

3
33,785 members, 286 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: Chassegnouf (2), fuzzi (3)

Score: 6.4

4
15,468 members, 125 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (2), fuzzi (4)

Score: 6.19

5
14,840 members, 80 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: fuzzi (5), Bretzky1 (5)

Score: 5.35

6
3,803 members, 17 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (1)

Score: 4

7
4,387 members, 45 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (3)

Score: 3.04

8
112 members, 0 reviews
4.63 stars (4.63 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (3)

Score: 3.04

9
3,837 members, 16 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (4)

Score: 2.83

10
294 members, 13 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (4)

Score: 2.83

11
1,307 members, 5 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (5)

Score: 2.68

12
509 members, 13 reviews
3.42 stars (3.42 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (6)

Score: 2.56

13
372 members, 8 reviews
3.38 stars (3.38 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (7)

Score: 2.46

14
16,223 members, 147 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Score: 0

15
15,221 members, 122 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Score: 0

16
14,152 members, 88 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Score: 0

17
by Ovid
8,869 members, 65 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Score: 0

18
6,988 members, 45 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Score: 0

19
6,954 members, 77 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Score: 0

20
5,500 members, 37 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Score: 0

21
4,918 members, 36 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Score: 0

22
4,264 members, 43 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Score: 0

23
4,014 members, 26 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Score: 0

24
3,408 members, 28 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Score: 0

25
2,077 members, 27 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Score: 0

26
1,844 members, 18 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Score: 0

27
1,575 members, 3 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

Score: 0

28
1,433 members, 3 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

Score: 0

29
1,267 members, 6 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Score: 0

30
1,187 members, 3 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Score: 0

31
1,115 members, 19 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Score: 0

32
1,087 members, 4 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Score: 0

33
by Ovid
1,037 members, 20 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Score: 0

34
982 members, 14 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Score: 0

35
813 members, 16 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Score: 0

36
802 members, 7 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Score: 0

37
639 members, 9 reviews
4.5 stars (4.5 stars)

Score: 0

38
519 members, 4 reviews
4.6 stars (4.6 stars)

Score: 0

39
483 members, 7 reviews
3.6 stars (3.6 stars)

Score: 0

40
464 members, 14 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)

Score: 0

41
405 members, 4 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Score: 0

42
379 members, 18 reviews
3.51 stars (3.51 stars)

Score: 0

43
327 members, 8 reviews
3.44 stars (3.44 stars)

Score: 0

44
by Ovid
325 members, 1 review
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Score: 0

45
by Ovid
319 members, 2 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Score: 0

46
275 members, 4 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)

Score: 0

47
231 members, 6 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Score: 0

48
220 members, 4 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Score: 0

49
218 members, 2 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Score: 0

50
199 members, 2 reviews
4.5 stars (4.5 stars)

Score: 0

51
199 members, 2 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Score: 0

52
189 members, 1 review
3.33 stars (3.33 stars)

Score: 0

53
180 members, 3 reviews
3.54 stars (3.54 stars)

Score: 0

54
159 members, 0 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

Score: 0

55
150 members, 2 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Score: 0

56
142 members, 1 review
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Score: 0

57
141 members, 0 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Score: 0

58
132 members, 3 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Score: 0

59
121 members, 1 review
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Score: 0

60
102 members, 2 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

Score: 0

61
77 members, 0 reviews
4.67 stars (4.67 stars)

Score: 0

62
by Sadi
70 members, 1 review
2.5 stars (2.5 stars)

Score: 0

63
13 members, 1 review

Score: 0

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About this list

Started by: PawsforThought (July 2015)

Type: Numbered and unnumbered

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