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Charles William Eliot (1834–1926)

Author of On the Origin of Species

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On the Origin of Species (Editor; Editor, some editions) 12,992 copies, 112 reviews
American Historical Documents (Editor) 691 copies, 2 reviews
Essays: English and American (Editor) 558 copies, 1 review
Prefaces and Prologues to Famous Books (Editor) 477 copies, 1 review
Essays and English Traits (Editor) 476 copies, 2 reviews
Epic and Saga (Editor) 249 copies
Sacred Writings, Volume II (Editor) 229 copies
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The Harvard Classics 50 Volume Set (Editor) 61 copies, 2 reviews
French Fiction 38 copies
German Fiction 37 copies, 1 review
Don Quixote 28 copies, 1 review
great riches 3 copies
The New education (Author) 2 copies
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The Divine Comedy (Editor, some editions) 19,333 copies, 179 reviews
An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations (Editor, some editions) 5,529 copies, 43 reviews
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The Betrothed (Editor, some editions) 2,725 copies, 48 reviews
The Autobiography of Benvenuto Cellini (Editor, some editions) 2,349 copies, 21 reviews
The Complete Poetry of John Milton (Editor, some editions) 2,281 copies, 22 reviews
Don Quixote [Part 1 of 2] (Editor, some editions) 2,214 copies, 24 reviews
Poems and Songs (Editor, some editions) 822 copies, 4 reviews
Two Years Before the Mast / Twenty-Four Years After (Editor, some editions) 805 copies, 4 reviews
David Copperfield, Volume 1 (Editor, some editions; Editor, some editions) 287 copies, 2 reviews
The New Junior Classics: The Young Folks' Shelf of Books Set (Introduction, some editions) 285 copies, 5 reviews
David Copperfield, Volume 2 (Editor) 264 copies, 2 reviews
Thoughts (Editor) 255 copies, 1 review
The New Junior Classics Volume 03: Myths and Legends (Introduction to 1st edition, some editions) 200 copies, 3 reviews
The New Junior Classics Volume 01: Fairy Tales and Fables (Introduction to 1st edition, some editions) 192 copies
The New Junior Classics Volume 05: Stories That Never Grow Old (Introduction to 1st edition, some editions) 190 copies, 4 reviews
The New Junior Classics Volume 04: Hero Tales (Introduction to 1st edition, some editions) 184 copies, 2 reviews
The New Junior Classics Volume 02: Stories of Wonder and Magic (Introduction to 1st edition, some editions) 173 copies, 3 reviews
The New Junior Classics Volume 07: The Animal Book (Introduction to 1st edition, some editions) 170 copies, 2 reviews
The New Junior Classics Volume 06: Stories About Boys and Girls (Introduction to 1st edition, some editions) 161 copies, 2 reviews
The New Junior Classics Volume 09: Sport and Adventure (Introduction to 1st edition, some editions) 155 copies, 2 reviews
The New Junior Classics Volume 10: Poetry Reading Guide Indexes (Introduction to 1st edition, some editions) 151 copies, 2 reviews
Tom Jones (1/2) (Editor, some editions) 141 copies
The Junior Classics Volume 01: Fairy and Wonder Tales (Introduction) 44 copies, 2 reviews
The Junior Classics Volume 02: Folk Tales and Myths (Introduction) 33 copies, 1 review
The Junior Classics Sets (Introduction) 33 copies
Anna Karenina, Part 2; Ivan the Fool (Editor, some editions) 26 copies
Unitarianism (Contributor, some editions) 10 copies
A Cavalcade of Collier's (Contributor) 9 copies

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