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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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2,458 members, 25 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie, ahef1963, hipdeep

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18,381 members, 200 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie, ahef1963

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1,757 members, 44 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie, ahef1963

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574 members, 14 reviews
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Lists: NinieB, Shonamarie

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137 members, 5 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: NinieB, hipdeep

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3,912 members, 99 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: NinieB

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2,404 members, 68 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie

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1,763 members, 37 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: NinieB

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1,285 members, 35 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie

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1,217 members, 16 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie

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970 members, 22 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie

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738 members, 16 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie

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555 members, 10 reviews
3.62 stars (3.62 stars)

Lists: hipdeep

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516 members, 9 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie

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345 members, 6 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: Shonamarie

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291 members, 2 reviews
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226 members, 2 reviews
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

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70 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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Lists: Shonamarie

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4,735 members, 116 reviews
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3.56 stars (3.56 stars)

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3,075 members, 39 reviews
4.51 stars (4.51 stars)

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2,390 members, 65 reviews
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2,209 members, 41 reviews
3.6 stars (3.6 stars)

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3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

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1,849 members, 7 reviews
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1,717 members, 13 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

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1,660 members, 37 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

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3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

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1,157 members, 16 reviews
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1,093 members, 29 reviews
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3.56 stars (3.56 stars)

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995 members, 50 reviews
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991 members, 46 reviews
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870 members, 8 reviews
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770 members, 16 reviews
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752 members, 10 reviews
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681 members, 6 reviews
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674 members, 14 reviews
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654 members, 6 reviews
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651 members, 8 reviews
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635 members, 23 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

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485 members, 10 reviews
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485 members, 6 reviews
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480 members, 4 reviews
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277 members, 6 reviews
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268 members, 4 reviews
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About this list

Started by: NinieB (July 2017)

Type: Unnumbered

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