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Publisher Series Franklin Library - 100 Greatest Books of All Time

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The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain 34,563 copies, 462 reviews10 1975
The Aeneid by Publius Virgilius Maro 18,002 copies, 155 reviews9 1975
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll 20,173 copies, 403 reviews13 1975
Best Plays by Chekhov by Anton Chekhov 968 copies, 3 reviews18 1976
The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer 17,658 copies, 143 reviews3 1974
Collected Poems, 1909—1962 by T. S. Eliot 2,494 copies, 16 reviews16 1976
Confessions of St. Augustine by Saint Augustine 17,087 copies, 118 reviews21 1976
Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky 35,420 copies, 409 reviews12 1975
David Copperfield by Charles Dickens 16,735 copies, 216 reviews23 1976
Euripides Nine Plays by Euripides 8 copies27 1977
A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway 18,361 copies, 200 reviews17 1976
The Federalist Papers by Alexander Hamilton 7,674 copies, 48 reviews32 1977
The Flowers of Evil by Charles Baudelaire 5,996 copies, 55 reviews29 1977
The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald 58,073 copies, 956 reviews7 1975
Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift 18,940 copies, 189 reviews2 1974
The Iliad by Homer 31,054 copies, 320 reviews15 1976
Lord Jim by Joseph Conrad 7,429 copies, 93 reviews35 1977
Moby Dick by Herman Melville 27,937 copies, 436 reviews1 1974
Nine Tales by Henry James 14 copies39 1977
The Odyssey by Homer 40,833 copies, 375 reviews22 1976
Old Goriot by Honoré de Balzac 4,898 copies, 81 reviews34 1977
On the Origin of Species by Charles Darwin 11,225 copies, 95 reviews14 1975
The Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan 14,503 copies, 138 reviews25 1976
The Republic by Plato 17,546 copies, 94 reviews5 1975
Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe 18,995 copies, 255 reviews33 1977
The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner 14,214 copies, 176 reviews24 1976
Tales from the Arabian Nights by Sir Richard Burton 101 copies, 1 review29 1977
Tales of Edgar Allan Poe by Edgar Allan Poe 815 copies, 9 reviews4 1974
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson 23,312 copies, 354 reviews6 1975
The Trial by Franz Kafka 16,735 copies, 189 reviews31 1977
Ulysses by James Joyce 15,640 copies, 272 reviews28 1977
Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray 12,215 copies, 178 reviews30 1977
Walden by Henry David Thoreau 11,124 copies, 145 reviews19 1976
Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë 40,460 copies, 571 reviews8 1975

Collections and Selections

Five Stories by Thomas Mann 19 copies26 1977
Rhetoric; Poetics by Aristotle 774 copies, 2 reviews37 1977
Six Plays by Henrik Ibsen by Henrik Ibsen 405 copies, 4 reviews36 1977
The Tragedies by William Shakespeare 745 copies, 9 reviews11 1975

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