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Best Books of 1926-1935

Description: Asa Don Dickinson, Librarian of Brooklyn College, compiled this list of about 400 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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534 members, 9 reviews
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Lists: pamelad, Shonamarie

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140 members, 5 reviews
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Lists: NinieB, hipdeep

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15,821 members, 347 reviews
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Lists: pamelad

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15,577 members, 240 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

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8,942 members, 148 reviews
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5,265 members, 68 reviews
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3,263 members, 40 reviews
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2,638 members, 73 reviews
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2,288 members, 21 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

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1,287 members, 16 reviews
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791 members, 17 reviews
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627 members, 12 reviews
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609 members, 9 reviews
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514 members, 10 reviews
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464 members, 7 reviews
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391 members, 5 reviews
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362 members, 6 reviews
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305 members, 2 reviews
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277 members, 13 reviews
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231 members, 3 reviews
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64 members, 1 review
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840 members, 19 reviews
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807 members, 13 reviews
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711 members, 8 reviews
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707 members, 17 reviews
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413 members, 2 reviews
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About this list

Started by: NinieB (July 2017)

Type: Unnumbered

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