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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.

Members: 6 participating members (show all)

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12,805 members, 255 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: NinieB, pamelad, Shonamarie, ahef1963

Score: 4

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3,653 members, 24 reviews
4.35 stars (4.35 stars)
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20,465 members, 226 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: pamelad, Shonamarie, ahef1963

Score: 3

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2,786 members, 29 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie, ahef1963, hipdeep

Score: 3

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1,974 members, 54 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: pamelad, Shonamarie, ahef1963

Score: 3

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16,527 members, 247 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda, pamelad

Score: 2

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9,539 members, 160 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda, pamelad

Score: 2

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4,401 members, 110 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: pamelad, NinieB

Score: 2

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3,559 members, 42 reviews
4.52 stars (4.52 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda, pamelad

Score: 2

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2,937 members, 78 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie, ManWithAnAgenda

Score: 2

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2,015 members, 46 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: NinieB, pamelad

Score: 2

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1,411 members, 42 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: pamelad, Shonamarie

Score: 2

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1,108 members, 26 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: pamelad, Shonamarie

Score: 2

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664 members, 19 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: NinieB, Shonamarie

Score: 2

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567 members, 11 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: pamelad, Shonamarie

Score: 2

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317 members, 2 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda, hipdeep

Score: 2

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153 members, 5 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: NinieB, hipdeep

Score: 2

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16,951 members, 371 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: pamelad

Score: 1

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5,597 members, 72 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: pamelad

Score: 1

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5,365 members, 132 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: pamelad

Score: 1

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2,404 members, 24 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: pamelad

Score: 1

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2,140 members, 47 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda

Score: 1

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1,425 members, 18 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie

Score: 1

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880 members, 17 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie

Score: 1

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668 members, 13 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: pamelad

Score: 1

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664 members, 10 reviews
3.62 stars (3.62 stars)

Lists: hipdeep

Score: 1

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566 members, 10 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: pamelad

Score: 1

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522 members, 11 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: pamelad

Score: 1

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513 members, 16 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: pamelad

Score: 1

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512 members, 5 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: pamelad

Score: 1

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424 members, 2 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda

Score: 1

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420 members, 6 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)

Lists: pamelad

Score: 1

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382 members, 7 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie

Score: 1

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306 members, 13 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: pamelad

Score: 1

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284 members, 2 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda

Score: 1

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247 members, 5 reviews
3.56 stars (3.56 stars)

Lists: NinieB

Score: 1

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177 members, 5 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda

Score: 1

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74 members, 1 review
4.57 stars (4.57 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie

Score: 1

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71 members, 1 review
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda

Score: 1

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47 members, 0 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie

Score: 1

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46 members, 1 review
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda

Score: 1

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39 members, 0 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie

Score: 1

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5 members, 1 review
3 stars (3 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie

Score: 1

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4,390 members, 51 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Score: 0

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3,448 members, 39 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)

Score: 0

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2,756 members, 71 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Score: 0

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2,469 members, 42 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

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2,104 members, 7 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

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1,957 members, 18 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Score: 0

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1,577 members, 35 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Score: 0

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1,440 members, 22 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)

Score: 0

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1,276 members, 19 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Score: 0

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1,275 members, 62 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Score: 0

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1,259 members, 32 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Score: 0

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1,207 members, 25 reviews
3.56 stars (3.56 stars)

Score: 0

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1,099 members, 53 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Score: 0

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949 members, 9 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Score: 0

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920 members, 19 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Score: 0

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908 members, 27 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Score: 0

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869 members, 12 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Score: 0

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791 members, 8 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Score: 0

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778 members, 19 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Score: 0

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747 members, 5 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Score: 0

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720 members, 9 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Score: 0

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714 members, 27 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Score: 0

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646 members, 20 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Score: 0

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636 members, 5 reviews
4.38 stars (4.38 stars)

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626 members, 14 reviews
3.55 stars (3.55 stars)

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600 members, 12 reviews
4.34 stars (4.34 stars)

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593 members, 11 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Score: 0

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583 members, 8 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Score: 0

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569 members, 8 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

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553 members, 6 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

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527 members, 11 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

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523 members, 9 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

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507 members, 6 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

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492 members, 5 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

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474 members, 18 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

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468 members, 7 reviews
3.29 stars (3.29 stars)

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447 members, 9 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

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434 members, 10 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

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388 members, 5 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

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345 members, 0 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

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344 members, 6 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

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337 members, 7 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

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333 members, 7 reviews
4.34 stars (4.34 stars)

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302 members, 7 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

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297 members, 4 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

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296 members, 4 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

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296 members, 7 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

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292 members, 6 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

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292 members, 7 reviews
3.62 stars (3.62 stars)

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283 members, 5 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

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275 members, 6 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

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273 members, 7 reviews
3.32 stars (3.32 stars)

Score: 0

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265 members, 1 review
3.33 stars (3.33 stars)

Score: 0

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About this list

Started by: NinieB (July 2017)

Type: Unnumbered

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