Publisher SeriesEaston Press: The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written

The Federalist: Or the New Constitution by Alexander Hamilton 3 copies
The Aeneid by Virgil 18,952 copies, 167 reviews1
Tales of the Alhambra by Washington Irving 1,998 copies, 29 reviews3
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll 21,357 copies, 418 reviews4
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle 304 copies, 5 reviews5
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle 11,490 copies, 210 reviews5
The Analects by Confucius 5,078 copies, 49 reviews6
Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy 32,429 copies, 553 reviews7
The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin by Benjamin Franklin 6,035 copies, 90 reviews8
2 Plays: Birds / Frogs by Aristophanes 184 copies, 1 review9
Brave New World by Aldous Huxley 46,106 copies, 648 reviews10
The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky 24,756 copies, 284 reviews11
Candide by Voltaire 17,613 copies, 271 reviews12
The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer 18,591 copies, 150 reviews13
The Complete Plays: The Comedies by William Shakespeare 684 copies, 5 reviews14
The Confessions by Jean-Jacques Rousseau 2,679 copies, 23 reviews15
The Confessions of St. Augustine by Saint Augustine 18,195 copies, 134 reviews16
Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky 36,817 copies, 418 reviews17
David Copperfield by Charles Dickens 17,650 copies, 224 reviews18
The Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio 8,407 copies, 87 reviews19
The Descent of Man by Charles Darwin 1,312 copies, 8 reviews20
The Essays by Francis Bacon 1,879 copies, 9 reviews23
Essays: First Series and Second Series by Ralph Waldo Emerson 1,607 copies, 4 reviews24
The Flowers of Evil by Charles Baudelaire 6,353 copies, 62 reviews25
Fathers and Sons by Ivan Turgenev 7,375 copies, 110 reviews26
Faust I & II by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe 4,319 copies, 29 reviews27
The Federalist Papers by Alexander Hamilton 8,061 copies, 51 reviews28
Great Expectations by Charles Dickens 32,079 copies, 373 reviews29
Grimm's Fairy Tales by Jacob Grimm 1,615 copies, 13 reviews30
Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift 15,380 copies, 153 reviews31
Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad 20,139 copies, 319 reviews32
The Complete Plays: The Histories by William Shakespeare 393 copies, 5 reviews34
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain 36,263 copies, 467 reviews35
The Iliad by Homer 32,567 copies, 331 reviews36
Ivanhoe by Sir Walter Scott 10,750 copies, 99 reviews37
Jude the Obscure by Thomas Hardy 8,881 copies, 121 reviews38
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë 49,569 copies, 798 reviews39
A Journal of the Plague Year [Norton Critical Editions] by Daniel Defoe 2,996 copies, 55 reviews40
The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper 10,685 copies, 109 reviews41
Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman 8,462 copies, 68 reviews42
The Jungle Books by Rudyard Kipling 4,562 copies, 46 reviews43
Little Women by Louisa May Alcott 15,470 copies, 227 reviews44
Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert 22,497 copies, 338 reviews46
The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot 7,452 copies, 103 reviews47
Moby Dick by Herman Melville 29,200 copies, 460 reviews48
The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson 14,386 copies, 276 reviews49
The Odyssey by Homer 43,046 copies, 394 reviews50
Oedipus Rex by Sophocles 5,443 copies, 57 reviews51
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck 32,886 copies, 582 reviews52
On the Origin of Species by Charles Darwin 11,795 copies, 98 reviews53
Paradise Lost by John Milton 11,171 copies, 85 reviews54
The Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan 15,246 copies, 141 reviews55
The Oresteia: Agamemnon / The Libation Bearers / The Eumenides by Aeschylus 8,563 copies, 64 reviews56
The Three Sisters / The Cherry Orchard by Anton Chekhov 298 copies, 3 reviews57
3 Plays: Bacchae / Hippolytus / Medea by Euripides 128 copies58
An Enemy of the People / The Wild Duck / Hedda Gabler by Henrik Ibsen 137 copies59
Bourgeois Gentleman / Tartuffe by Molière 158 copies, 1 review60
Two Plays for Puritans by George Bernard Shaw 160 copies61
Poems of Robert Browning by Robert Browning 824 copies, 2 reviews62
The Poems of John Donne by Herbert Grierson 47 copies63
Collected Poems by W. B. Yeats 3,423 copies, 23 reviews65
Politics by Aristotle 4,742 copies, 34 reviews66
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, by James Joyce by Albert Wachtel 7 copies67
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce 18,549 copies, 183 reviews67
The Portrait of a Lady by Henry James 9,648 copies, 112 reviews68
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen 63,802 copies, 1,206 reviews69
The Prince by Niccolò Machiavelli 19,517 copies, 215 reviews70
The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane 9,070 copies, 109 reviews71
The Red and the Black by Stendhal 8,064 copies, 112 reviews72
The Republic by Plato 18,139 copies, 112 reviews73
The Return of the Native by Thomas Hardy 6,923 copies, 85 reviews74
Rights of Man by Thomas Paine 1,938 copies, 12 reviews75
Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe 20,165 copies, 268 reviews76
The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám by Omar Khayyám 2,408 copies, 28 reviews77
The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne 30,192 copies, 318 reviews78
The Sea Wolf by Jack London 3,575 copies, 47 reviews79
She Stoops to Conquer by Oliver Goldsmith 1,348 copies, 17 reviews80
Complete Short Fiction by Oscar Wilde 1,053 copies, 11 reviews81
The Short Stories of Charles Dickens by Charles Dickens 197 copies, 1 review82
Lysis; Phaedrus; Symposium by Plato 167 copies, 1 review83
A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens 30,597 copies, 399 reviews84
Tales of Guy de Maupassant by Guy de Maupassant 189 copies85
The Arabian Nights Entertainments: Containing Sixty-Five Stories Told By Shahrazade the Sultaness to Divert Shahryar the Sultan From the Execution of a Vow He had made to Avenge the Disloyalty of His First Sultaness by Sir Richard Burton 154 copies, 1 review86
Tales of Mystery and Imagination by Edgar Allan Poe 3,559 copies, 34 reviews87
The Talisman by Sir Walter Scott 977 copies, 12 reviews88
The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas 17,848 copies, 216 reviews89
Tom Jones by Henry Fielding 6,991 copies, 76 reviews90
The Tragedies by William Shakespeare 814 copies, 13 reviews91
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson 25,022 copies, 339 reviews92
The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman by Laurence Sterne 6,764 copies, 100 reviews93
Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe 13,729 copies, 163 reviews95
Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray 12,714 copies, 173 reviews96
Walden by Henry David Thoreau 11,696 copies, 149 reviews97
The Way of All Flesh by Samuel Butler 3,112 copies, 34 reviews98
Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë 42,384 copies, 591 reviews99
War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy 23,876 copies, 380 reviews100
Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand 6,240 copies, 66 reviews103
The Poetry of Robert Frost by Robert Frost 4,310 copies, 15 reviews104
The Poetry of Robert Frost by Robert Frost 14 copies104
Hamlet by William Shakespeare 27,729 copies, 247 reviews
The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas père 20,703 copies, 369 reviews
Fables of Aesop by Aesopus 5,375 copies, 68 reviews
The Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri 17,404 copies, 158 reviews


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