Publisher SeriesFranklin Library - 100 Greatest Books of All Time

Core

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain 38,964 copies, 491 reviews10 1975
The Aeneid by Virgil 20,311 copies, 183 reviews9 1975
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll 23,179 copies, 437 reviews13 1975
The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer 19,787 copies, 155 reviews3 1974
Collected Poems, 1909–1962 by T. S. Eliot 2,732 copies, 18 reviews16 1976
The Confessions of St. Augustine by Saint Augustine 19,795 copies, 149 reviews21 1976
Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky 39,257 copies, 443 reviews12 1975
David Copperfield by Charles Dickens 18,772 copies, 237 reviews23 1976
Euripides Nine Plays by Euripides 10 copies27 1977
A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway 20,313 copies, 223 reviews17 1976
The Federalist Papers by Alexander Hamilton 8,754 copies, 56 reviews32 1977
The Flowers of Evil by Charles Baudelaire 6,806 copies, 77 reviews29 1977
The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald 64,498 copies, 1,061 reviews7 1975
Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift 15,595 copies, 148 reviews2 1974
The Iliad by Homer 34,839 copies, 348 reviews15 1976
Lord Jim by Joseph Conrad 8,262 copies, 104 reviews35 1977
Moby Dick by Herman Melville 31,354 copies, 492 reviews1 1974
Nine Tales by Henry James 21 copies, 1 review39 1977
The Odyssey by Homer 46,400 copies, 423 reviews22 1976
Old Goriot by Honoré de Balzac 5,440 copies, 97 reviews34 1977
On the Origin of Species by Charles Darwin 12,608 copies, 107 reviews14 1975
The Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan 16,756 copies, 156 reviews25 1976
The Republic by Plato 19,477 copies, 124 reviews5 1975
Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe 21,819 copies, 296 reviews33 1977
The Seagull / Uncle Vanya / Three Sisters / The Cherry Orchard by Anton Chekhov 1,055 copies, 3 reviews18 1976
The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner 15,713 copies, 212 reviews24 1976
Tales from the Arabian Nights by Sir Richard Burton 107 copies, 1 review29 1977
Tales of Edgar Allan Poe by Edgar Allan Poe 652 copies, 8 reviews4 1974
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson 27,352 copies, 366 reviews6 1975
The Trial by Franz Kafka 18,273 copies, 218 reviews31 1977
Ulysses by James Joyce 21,802 copies, 317 reviews28 1977
Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray 13,444 copies, 186 reviews30 1977
Walden by Henry David Thoreau 12,529 copies, 162 reviews19 1976
Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë 45,554 copies, 626 reviews8 1975

Collections and Selections

A Doll's House / Ghosts / An Enemy of the People / Rosmersholm / Hedda Gabler / The Master Builder by Henrik Ibsen 455 copies, 4 reviews36 1977
Five Stories by Thomas Mann 23 copies26 1977
Rhetoric; Poetics by Aristotle 867 copies, 6 reviews37 1977
The Tragedies by William Shakespeare 884 copies, 14 reviews11 1975

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