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Evelina by Frances Burney 2,092 copies, 33 reviews
The Man Who Was Thursday by G. K. Chesterton 5,687 copies, 139 reviews
Where Angels Fear to Tread by E. M. Forster 2,660 copies, 41 reviews
Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë 40,504 copies, 579 reviewsEL1
Middlemarch by George Eliot 14,282 copies, 270 reviewsEL2
Great Expectations by Charles Dickens 30,676 copies, 361 reviewsEL3
The Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan 14,530 copies, 140 reviewsEL4
Persuasion by Jane Austen 23,028 copies, 449 reviewsEL5
Three Jacobean Tragedies: The White Devil, The Revenger's Tragedy, The Changeling by Thomas Middleton 300 copiesEL6
Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe 19,014 copies, 257 reviewsEL7
David Copperfield by Charles Dickens 16,746 copies, 216 reviewsEL8
Tom Jones by Henry Fielding 6,730 copies, 76 reviewsEL9
Emma by Jane Austen 30,430 copies, 416 reviewsEL10
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë 47,590 copies, 772 reviewsEL11
The Way of All Flesh by Samuel Butler 2,994 copies, 32 reviewsEL12
Three Comedies: Volpone, the Alchemist and Bartholomew Fair by Ben Jonson 457 copies, 2 reviewsEL13
The Moonstone by Wilkie Collins 8,852 copies, 199 reviewsEL14
A Journal of the Plague Year by Daniel Defoe 2,670 copies, 47 reviewsEL15
Mansfield Park by Jane Austen 18,377 copies, 305 reviewsEL16
Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens 18,719 copies, 187 reviewsEL17
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain 34,640 copies, 472 reviewsEL18
The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman by Laurence Sterne 6,522 copies, 98 reviewsEL19
Daniel Deronda by George Eliot 3,107 copies, 39 reviewsEL20
The Expedition of Humphry Clinker by Tobias Smollett 1,293 copies, 22 reviewsEL21
Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift 18,969 copies, 192 reviewsEL22
Rural Rides by William Cobbett 345 copies, 2 reviewsEL23
The Last Chronicle of Barset by Anthony Trollope 1,512 copies, 40 reviewsEL24
Little Dorrit by Charles Dickens 4,558 copies, 72 reviewsEL25
A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy by Laurence Sterne 1,459 copies, 22 reviewsEL26
Selected Writings of Edgar Allan Poe by Edgar Allan Poe 203 copies, 1 reviewEL28
Billy Budd and Other Stories (Penguin Classics) by Herman Melville 1,649 copies, 12 reviewsEL29
Silas Marner by George Eliot 9,045 copies, 129 reviewsEL30
Martin Chuzzlewit by Charles Dickens 3,360 copies, 35 reviewsEL31
New Grub Street by George Gissing 1,247 copies, 21 reviewsEL32
Selected Writings (Penguin Classics) by Samuel Johnson 181 copies, 1 reviewEL33
The Egoist by George Meredith 675 copies, 7 reviewsEL34
Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray 12,227 copies, 178 reviewsEL35
The Complete Plays by Christopher Marlowe 1,406 copies, 10 reviewsEL37
North America by Anthony Trollope 134 copies, 4 reviewsEL38
Three Elizabethan Domestic Tragedies by Keith Sturgess 40 copiesEL39
Pudd'nhead Wilson by Mark Twain 2,601 copies, 41 reviewsEL40
The Eustace Diamonds by Anthony Trollope 1,654 copies, 34 reviewsEL41
Hard Times by Charles Dickens 8,974 copies, 121 reviewsEL42
Nightmare Abbey [and] Crotchet Castle by Thomas Love Peacock 329 copies, 1 reviewEL45
Wives and Daughters by Elizabeth Gaskell 3,388 copies, 67 reviewsEL46
Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen 30,445 copies, 422 reviewsEL47
Dombey and Son by Charles Dickens 3,170 copies, 38 reviewsEL48
The History of Henry Esmond by William Makepeace Thackeray 1,108 copies, 11 reviewsEL49
Selected Writings [Penguin Classics] by William Hazlitt 119 copies, 1 reviewEL50
For the Term of His Natural Life by Marcus Clarke 758 copies, 14 reviewsEL51
Mary Barton by Elizabeth Gaskell 2,250 copies, 54 reviewsEL53
A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens 29,146 copies, 379 reviewsEL54
North and South by Elizabeth Gaskell 5,879 copies, 209 reviewsEL55
Recollections of the Lakes and the Lake Poets by Thomas de Quincey 149 copies, 1 reviewEL56
Erewhon by Samuel Butler 1,745 copies, 29 reviewsEL57
Arnold: Selected Prose (English Library) by Matthew Arnold 75 copiesEL58
Three Plays : 'Tis Pity She's A Whore; The Broken Heart; Perkin Warbeck by John Ford 79 copiesEL59
Our Mutual Friend by Charles Dickens 4,782 copies, 86 reviewsEL60
Confessions of an English Opium Eater by Thomas De Quincey 1,597 copies, 24 reviewsEL61
Tudor Interludes (English Library) by Peter Happe 26 copiesEL62
Bleak House by Charles Dickens 11,245 copies, 217 reviewsEL63
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court by Mark Twain 9,208 copies, 108 reviewsEL64
The Unfortunate Traveller and Other Works by Thomas Nashe 353 copies, 2 reviewsEL67
Christmas Stories: The Battle of Life / The Cricket on the Hearth / The Haunted Man by Charles Dickens 223 copies, 3 reviewsEL69
Typee: A Peep at Polynesian Life by Herman Melville 1,804 copies, 34 reviewsEL70
Waverley by Sir Walter Scott 1,689 copies, 24 reviewsEL71
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen 64,861 copies, 1,167 reviewsEL72
Voyages and Discoveries: Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques & Discoveries of the English Nation by Richard Hakluyt 227 copies, 3 reviewsEL73
Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen 17,448 copies, 368 reviewsEL74
The Old Curiosity Shop by Charles Dickens 4,450 copies, 53 reviewsEL75
The History of Pendennis by William Makepeace Thackeray 389 copiesEL76
American Notes for General Circulation by Charles Dickens 691 copies, 10 reviewsEL77
Brief Lives by John Aubrey 602 copies, 7 reviewsEL79
Selected Prose by Lord Byron 29 copiesEL80
Cony-Catchers and Bawdy Baskets : an anthology of Elizabethan low life by Gamini Salgado 64 copiesEL83
Records of Shelley, Byron, and the Author by Edward John Trelawny 133 copiesEL88
De Profundis and Other Writings (Penguin Classics) by Oscar Wilde 534 copies, 6 reviewsEL89
Barnaby Rudge by Charles Dickens 2,056 copies, 31 reviewsEL90
John Milton: Selected Prose by John Milton 98 copies, 1 reviewEL91
The Mystery of Edwin Drood by Charles Dickens 2,549 copies, 45 reviewsEL92
English Mystery Plays: a Selection by Peter Happé 189 copies, 1 reviewEL93
The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins 10,594 copies, 300 reviewsEL96
Lady Susan / The Watsons / Sanditon by Jane Austen 1,627 copies, 29 reviewsEL102
Selected Short Fiction by Charles Dickens 178 copies, 2 reviewsEL103
Redburn: His First Voyage, Being the Sailor-Boy, Confessions and Reminiscences of the Son-of-a-Gentleman, In the Merchant Service by Herman Melville 480 copies, 6 reviewsEL105
The Science Fiction of Edgar Allan Poe by Edgar Allan Poe 324 copies, 6 reviewsEL106
Moll Flanders by Daniel Defoe 6,367 copies, 85 reviewsEL107
Rasselas by Samuel Johnson 1,482 copies, 24 reviewsEL108
The Major Works by Sir Thomas Browne 216 copies, 3 reviews109
The Countess of Pembroke's Arcadia by Philip Sidney 272 copies, 9 reviewsEL111
Nicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens 5,687 copies, 74 reviews113
Villette by Charlotte Brontë 7,137 copies, 124 reviewsEL118
The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot 7,168 copies, 102 reviewsEL120
Adam Bede by George Eliot 3,600 copies, 57 reviewsEL121
The Return of the Native by Thomas Hardy 6,683 copies, 84 reviewsEL122
Under the Greenwood Tree by Thomas Hardy 1,873 copies, 29 reviewsEL123
The Distracted Preacher and Other Stories by Thomas Hardy 245 copies, 1 reviewEL124
Far from the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy 9,054 copies, 162 reviewsEL126
Tess of the d'Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy 15,952 copies, 218 reviewsEL135
Ivanhoe by Sir Walter Scott 10,200 copies, 94 reviews143
Landscape with Figures: An Anthology of Richard Jefferies's Prose by Richard Jefferies 31 copies146
The Rainbow by D. H. Lawrence 3,527 copies, 39 reviewsEL155
The Vicar of Wakefield by Oliver Goldsmith 2,551 copies, 44 reviewsEL159
Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad 19,199 copies, 296 reviewsEL168
The Portable Gibbon: The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon 586 copies, 1 reviewEL189
Helbeck of Bannisdale by Mary Augusta Ward 38 copies, 2 reviews194
On Liberty by John Stuart Mill 4,436 copies, 26 reviews203
The Portrait of a Lady by Henry James 9,264 copies, 107 reviewsEL223
The Bostonians by Henry James 2,273 copies, 26 reviews225
The Secret Agent by Joseph Conrad 5,416 copies, 88 reviews228
The Europeans by Henry James 1,347 copies, 16 reviews232

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