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Best Books of 1926-1935

Description: Asa Don Dickinson, Librarian of Brooklyn College, compiled this list of about 1000 books in 1937 from a number of "best books" lists. His book describing these 1000 books is now in the public domain. An image copy is available on HathiTrust

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Lists: NinieB, Shonamarie, ahef1963

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Lists: Shonamarie, ahef1963, hipdeep

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Lists: Shonamarie, ahef1963, hipdeep

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18,276 members, 199 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie, ahef1963

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1,739 members, 44 reviews
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Lists: Shonamarie, ahef1963

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568 members, 14 reviews
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Lists: NinieB, Shonamarie

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137 members, 5 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: NinieB, hipdeep

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3,883 members, 99 reviews
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Lists: NinieB

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2,381 members, 66 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie

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1,750 members, 37 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: NinieB

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1,280 members, 34 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie

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1,213 members, 16 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie

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964 members, 22 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie

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733 members, 16 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie

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552 members, 10 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: hipdeep

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514 members, 9 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie

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343 members, 6 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie

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291 members, 2 reviews
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Lists: hipdeep

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224 members, 2 reviews
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

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69 members, 1 review
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie

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61 members, 1 review
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Lists: Shonamarie

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Lists: Shonamarie

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4,967 members, 65 reviews
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4,716 members, 115 reviews
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3.56 stars (3.56 stars)

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3,056 members, 39 reviews
4.51 stars (4.51 stars)

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2,367 members, 64 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

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2,202 members, 41 reviews
3.6 stars (3.6 stars)

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2,193 members, 19 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

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1,837 members, 7 reviews
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1,707 members, 13 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

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1,647 members, 37 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

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1,276 members, 19 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

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1,146 members, 15 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

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1,084 members, 29 reviews
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3.56 stars (3.56 stars)

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780 members, 22 reviews
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756 members, 16 reviews
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744 members, 10 reviews
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671 members, 14 reviews
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651 members, 6 reviews
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646 members, 8 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

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631 members, 23 reviews
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483 members, 6 reviews
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286 members, 6 reviews
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277 members, 6 reviews
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About this list

Started by: NinieB (July 2017)

Type: Unnumbered

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