Publisher SeriesPenguin Twentieth-Century Classics

Aaron's Rod by D. H. Lawrence 521 copies, 7 reviews
Absurd Drama - Amedee, Professor Taranne, The Two Executioners & The Zoo Story by Martin Esslin 95 copies
The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton 12,649 copies, 286 reviews
Ancient Sorceries and Other Weird Stories [9 stories, ed. Joshi] by Algernon Blackwood 457 copies, 2 reviews
Angle of Repose by Wallace Stegner 5,093 copies, 166 reviews
The Aran Islands by John Millington Synge 423 copies, 3 reviews
The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man by James Weldon Johnson 1,328 copies, 24 reviews
Babbitt by Sinclair Lewis 4,648 copies, 85 reviews
Been Down So Long It Looks Like Up to Me by Richard Fariña 948 copies, 17 reviews
The Bell by Iris Murdoch 1,879 copies, 42 reviews
Between Past and Future by Hannah Arendt 881 copies, 8 reviews
Black Lamb and Grey Falcon: A Journey through Yugoslavia by Rebecca West 1,514 copies, 21 reviews
The Boy in the Bush by D. H. Lawrence 131 copies, 2 reviews
Burmese Days by George Orwell 3,360 copies, 71 reviews
Burning Bright by John Steinbeck 501 copies, 13 reviews
But Gentlemen Marry Brunettes by Anita Loos 99 copies, 3 reviews
A Capote Reader by Truman Capote 273 copies, 1 review
The Card by Arnold Bennett 221 copies, 8 reviews
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof / The Milk Train Doesn't Stop Here Anymore / The Night of the Iguana by Tennessee Williams 235 copies, 2 reviews
The Chronicles of Clovis by Saki 257 copies, 10 reviews
Clock Without Hands by Carson McCullers 600 copies, 12 reviews
Cold Comfort Farm by Stella Gibbons 5,383 copies, 211 reviews
The Collected Essays, Journalism and Letters of George Orwell. Volume 2. My Country Right or Left: 1940-1943 by George Orwell 486 copies, 3 reviews
The Collected Essays, Journalism and Letters of George Orwell. Volume 4. In Front of Your Nose: 1945-1950 by George Orwell 453 copies, 2 reviews
Collected Poems and Selected Prose by A. E. Housman 50 copies
Collected Short Stories by Graham Greene 361 copies, 4 reviews
The Collected Short Stories of W. Somerset Maugham, Vol. 1 by W. Somerset Maugham 733 copies, 6 reviews
The Collected Stories of Elizabeth Bowen by Elizabeth Bowen 449 copies, 2 reviews
Collected Stories: Midsummer Night Madness v. 1 (Twentieth Century Classics) by Seán O'Faoláin 45 copies
Complete Poems by D. H. Lawrence 598 copies, 3 reviews
The Complete Saki by H. H. Munro 1,202 copies, 14 reviews
The Complete Short Stories by W. Somerset Maugham 609 copies, 7 reviews
Complete Stories by Dorothy Parker 942 copies, 13 reviews
The Confusions of Young Törless by Robert Musil 1,941 copies, 31 reviews
Coolie (Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics) by Mulk Raj Anand 118 copies, 1 review
The Counterfeiters by André Gide 1,237 copies, 8 reviews
The Crucible by Arthur Miller 13,569 copies, 144 reviews
Cup of Gold by John Steinbeck 914 copies, 18 reviews
The Day's Work by Rudyard Kipling 279 copies, 2 reviews
Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller 10,865 copies, 107 reviews
The Death of the Heart by Elizabeth Bowen 1,546 copies, 33 reviews
Decline of the English Murder and Other Essays by George Orwell 306 copies, 5 reviews
Delta of Venus by Anaïs Nin 4,423 copies, 56 reviews
The Diamond as Big as the Ritz and Other Stories [Penguin Modern Classics] by F. Scott Fitzgerald 189 copies
Down and Out in Paris and London by George Orwell 7,147 copies, 120 reviews
Dream Story by Arthur Schnitzler 1,661 copies, 27 reviews
Early Poems (Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics) by Edna St. Vincent Millay 76 copies
East of Eden by John Steinbeck 20,866 copies, 380 reviews
The Economic Consequences of the Peace by John Maynard Keynes 512 copies, 7 reviews
Eichmann in Jerusalem: A Report on the Banality of Evil by Hannah Arendt 3,613 copies, 55 reviews
Eminent Victorians by Lytton Strachey 1,631 copies, 28 reviews
Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton 8,777 copies, 197 reviews
Eva Trout by Elizabeth Bowen 414 copies, 7 reviews
Father and Son: A Study of Two Temperaments by Edmund Gosse 651 copies, 11 reviews
Fifth Business by Robertson Davies 3,040 copies, 82 reviews
The Fifth Queen Trilogy by Ford Madox Ford 337 copies, 4 reviews
French Provincial Cooking by Elizabeth David 835 copies, 11 reviews
The Freud/Jung Letters by Sigmund Freud 213 copies, 1 review
Friends And Relations by Elizabeth Bowen 163 copies, 4 reviews
The Garden Party and Other Stories by Katherine Mansfield 1,325 copies, 37 reviews
God's Trombones: Seven Negro Sermons in Verse by James Weldon Johnson 337 copies, 6 reviews
The Gods Will Have Blood by Anatole France 748 copies, 16 reviews
The Golden Bough by James George Frazer 4,355 copies, 27 reviews
The Good Soldier by Ford Madox Ford 4,395 copies, 93 reviews
The Good Soldier Svejk by Jaroslav Hašek 3,179 copies, 54 reviews
The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck 30,968 copies, 427 reviews
Gravity's Rainbow by Thomas Pynchon 9,923 copies, 133 reviews
The Green Fool by Patrick Kavanagh 137 copies
Group Portrait With Lady by Heinrich Böll 1,239 copies, 18 reviews
The Guide by R. K. Narayan 886 copies, 7 reviews
Gunnar's Daughter by Sigrid Undset 294 copies, 5 reviews
A Handful of Dust by Evelyn Waugh 4,053 copies, 89 reviews
Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad 21,311 copies, 349 reviews
Heart of Darkness / The Congo Diary by Joseph Conrad 677 copies, 9 reviews
The Heart of the Matter by Graham Greene 4,686 copies, 81 reviews
Heartbreak Tango by Manuel Puig 547 copies, 12 reviews
The Heat of the Day by Elizabeth Bowen 1,004 copies, 22 reviews
Helena by Evelyn Waugh 648 copies, 12 reviews
Homage to Catalonia by George Orwell 5,947 copies, 96 reviews
The Honorary Consul by Graham Greene 1,980 copies, 26 reviews
The Hotel by Elizabeth Bowen 203 copies, 10 reviews
The House Behind the Cedars by Charles W. Chesnutt 294 copies, 4 reviews
The House in Paris by Elizabeth Bowen 815 copies, 17 reviews
Howards End by E. M. Forster 8,122 copies, 124 reviews
The Human Factor by Graham Greene 2,966 copies, 36 reviews
Hunger by Knut Hamsun 4,332 copies, 112 reviews
If Not Now, When? by Primo Levi 1,302 copies, 16 reviews
Imagist Poetry (Penguin Modern Classics) by Peter Jones 143 copies, 2 reviews
The Immoralist by André Gide 3,104 copies, 40 reviews
In Dubious Battle by John Steinbeck 2,167 copies, 42 reviews
J R by William Gaddis 1,218 copies, 18 reviews
Journey Without Maps by Graham Greene 686 copies, 13 reviews
Just So Stories by Rudyard Kipling 8,292 copies, 74 reviews
Kalki by Gore Vidal 582 copies, 10 reviews
Kim by Rudyard Kipling 8,072 copies, 184 reviews
The Knot of Vipers by François Mauriac 857 copies, 16 reviews
Kristin Lavransdatter I: The Wreath by Sigrid Undset 1,553 copies, 35 reviews
Kristin Lavransdatter II: The Wife by Sigrid Undset 968 copies, 20 reviews
Kristin Lavransdatter III: The Cross by Sigrid Undset 899 copies, 16 reviews
Labyrinths by Jorge Luis Borges 6,258 copies, 79 reviews
Lark Rise to Candleford by Flora Thompson 1,671 copies, 30 reviews
The Last September by Elizabeth Bowen 921 copies, 21 reviews
The Last Tycoon by F. Scott Fitzgerald 2,464 copies, 21 reviews
The Lawless Roads by Graham Greene 405 copies, 6 reviews
A Legacy by Sybille Bedford 518 copies, 6 reviews
The Letters of Sacco and Vanzetti by Nicola Sacco 102 copies
The Life to Come and Other Stories by E. M. Forster 478 copies, 2 reviews
The Light That Failed by Rudyard Kipling 772 copies, 9 reviews
The Little Girls by Elizabeth Bowen 353 copies, 3 reviews
The Living and the Dead by Patrick White 209 copies, 3 reviews
The Log from the Sea of Cortez by John Steinbeck 1,282 copies, 20 reviews
The Long Valley by John Steinbeck 1,297 copies, 16 reviews
The Long Voyage by Jorge Semprún 360 copies, 14 reviews
Lord Emsworth acts for the best : the collected Blandings short stories by P. G. Wodehouse 132 copies, 1 review
Lord Jim by Joseph Conrad 8,254 copies, 104 reviews
The Lost Girl by D. H. Lawrence 460 copies, 2 reviews
The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum by Heinrich Böll 2,302 copies, 41 reviews
Love on the Dole by Walter Greenwood 314 copies, 9 reviews
Main Street by Sinclair Lewis 3,775 copies, 65 reviews
Man of Straw by Heinrich Mann 784 copies, 11 reviews
The Marrow of Tradition by Charles W. Chesnutt 398 copies, 4 reviews
Metamorphosis and Other Stories (Penguin Modern Classics) by Franz Kafka 634 copies, 4 reviews
Miracle of the Rose by Jean Genet 653 copies, 3 reviews
The Mirror of the Sea and A Personal Record by Joseph Conrad 156 copies, 3 reviews
Mittee by Daphne Rooke 33 copies
The Moon and Sixpence by W. Somerset Maugham 3,141 copies, 60 reviews
The Moon Is Down by John Steinbeck 3,040 copies, 99 reviews
Mr. Sammler's Planet by Saul Bellow 1,557 copies, 12 reviews
My Ántonia by Willa Cather 12,417 copies, 266 reviews
Mysteries by Knut Hamsun 1,304 copies, 23 reviews
The Naked Civil Servant by Quentin Crisp 782 copies, 11 reviews
The Napoleon of Notting Hill by G. K. Chesterton 1,012 copies, 15 reviews
A New Life by Bernard Malamud 381 copies, 6 reviews
Night and Day by Virginia Woolf 1,772 copies, 20 reviews
North of South: an African Journey by Shiva Naipaul 237 copies, 3 reviews
Northland Stories (Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics) by Jack London 34 copies
Nostromo by Joseph Conrad 4,332 copies, 53 reviews
The Octopus: A Story of California by Frank Norris 867 copies, 16 reviews
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck 34,840 copies, 609 reviews
On Revolution by Hannah Arendt 1,199 copies, 10 reviews
On the Road by Jack Kerouac 25,921 copies, 358 reviews
Once There Was a War by John Steinbeck 788 copies, 15 reviews
The Other One by Colette 127 copies, 1 review
Our Man in Havana by Graham Greene 4,872 copies, 124 reviews
Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen 4,765 copies, 94 reviews
Pack My Bag: A Self-Portrait by Henry Green 146 copies, 3 reviews
Pan: From Lieutenant Thomas Glahn's Papers by Knut Hamsun 1,311 copies, 29 reviews
Passing by Nella Larsen 2,164 copies, 74 reviews
The Pastures of Heaven by John Steinbeck 1,151 copies, 27 reviews
The Pearl by John Steinbeck 11,687 copies, 181 reviews
The Penguin Book of First World War Poetry by Jon Silkin 597 copies, 5 reviews
The Penguin Book of Spanish Civil War Verse by Valentine Cunningham 38 copies, 1 review
Period of Adjustment / Summer and Smoke / Small Craft Warnings by Tennessee Williams 21 copies, 2 reviews
Peter Camenzind by Hermann Hesse 1,291 copies, 24 reviews
The Pit: A Story of Chicago by Frank Norris 265 copies, 4 reviews
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce 19,448 copies, 191 reviews
The Promised Land by Mary Antin 245 copies, 6 reviews
The Prussian Officer by D. H. Lawrence 381 copies, 7 reviews
Puck of Pook's Hill by Rudyard Kipling 1,342 copies, 23 reviews
Quicksand by Nella Larsen 500 copies, 21 reviews
The Quiet American by Graham Greene 7,339 copies, 168 reviews
The Rainbow by D. H. Lawrence 3,793 copies, 44 reviews
The Ramayana: A Shortened Modern Prose Version of the Indian Epic by R. K. Narayan 1,052 copies, 5 reviews
The Recognitions by William Gaddis 1,965 copies, 34 reviews
The Red Pony by John Steinbeck 4,880 copies, 83 reviews
The Return of the Soldier by Rebecca West 1,410 copies, 73 reviews
Riceyman Steps by Arnold Bennett 227 copies, 3 reviews
The Riddle of the Sands by Erskine Childers 2,382 copies, 63 reviews
Riders of the Purple Sage by Zane Grey 1,589 copies, 52 reviews
The Rise of David Levinsky by Abraham Cahan 402 copies, 5 reviews
A Room with a View by E. M. Forster 10,203 copies, 203 reviews
The Rose Tattoo / Camino Real / Orpheus Descending by Tennessee Williams 45 copies, 2 reviews
A Russian Journal by John Steinbeck 565 copies, 16 reviews
Sea and Sardinia by D. H. Lawrence 264 copies, 2 reviews
Selected Poems by Anna Akhmatova 536 copies, 1 review
Selected Poems by Rabindranath Tagore 272 copies, 1 review
Selected Poems [Penguin Classics] by Boris Pasternak 64 copies
Selected Poems of Edwin Arlington Robinson by Edwin Arlington Robinson 171 copies, 3 reviews
Selected Poems: A New Selection (Penguin Twentieth Century Classics) by Stevie Smith 14 copies
Selected Short Stories by H. G. Wells 382 copies
Selected Short Stories by Virginia Woolf 94 copies, 3 reviews
Selected Stories by Ring Lardner 88 copies, 3 reviews
Selected Writings by Gregory 33 copies
The Shadow-Line: A Confession by Joseph Conrad 1,240 copies, 23 reviews
The Short Reign of Pippin IV by John Steinbeck 859 copies, 16 reviews
Sinister Street by Compton Mackenzie 116 copies, 4 reviews
Sketches of Etruscan Places and other Italian Essays by D. H. Lawrence 28 copies
The Sorrow of Belgium by Hugo Claus 1,283 copies, 21 reviews
Species of Spaces and Other Pieces by Georges Perec 749 copies, 11 reviews
Stamboul Train by Graham Greene 1,653 copies, 41 reviews
Strange News from Another Star and Other Tales by Hermann Hesse 281 copies, 4 reviews
The Street of Crocodiles by Bruno Schulz 1,228 copies, 38 reviews
Summer by Edith Wharton 1,928 copies, 63 reviews
Sweet Bird of Youth / A Streetcar Named Desire / The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams 646 copies, 6 reviews
Sweet Thursday by John Steinbeck 2,613 copies, 43 reviews
Ten Days that Shook the World by John Reed 2,139 copies, 30 reviews
The Tenth Man by Graham Greene 1,231 copies, 24 reviews
The Third Man and The Fallen Idol by Graham Greene 1,047 copies, 28 reviews
This Way for the Gas, Ladies and Gentlemen by Tadeusz Borowski 1,420 copies, 33 reviews
Three Lives by Gertrude Stein 1,603 copies, 15 reviews
Thérèse Desqueyroux by François Mauriac 761 copies, 17 reviews
To a God Unknown by John Steinbeck 1,488 copies, 27 reviews
To the North by Elizabeth Bowen 370 copies, 8 reviews
Tortilla Flat by John Steinbeck 5,209 copies, 88 reviews
The Transformation [Metamorphosis] and Other Stories: Works Published During Kafka's Lifetime by Franz Kafka 519 copies, 4 reviews
Travels with Charley: In Search of America by John Steinbeck 7,654 copies, 198 reviews
Twenty Love Poems and a Song of Despair by Pablo Neruda 3,301 copies, 48 reviews
Twilight in Italy and Other Essays by D. H. Lawrence 18 copies, 1 review
Typhoon and Other Stories [Penguin 20th c. or Everyman's Library] by Joseph Conrad 215 copies, 1 review
Under Western Eyes by Joseph Conrad 1,701 copies, 22 reviews
Untouchable by Mulk Raj Anand 647 copies, 15 reviews
Villa des Roses by Willem Elsschot 300 copies, 6 reviews
The Wayward Bus by John Steinbeck 1,892 copies, 36 reviews
We: A Novel by Yevgeny Zamyatin 7,498 copies, 199 reviews
Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys 7,661 copies, 224 reviews
The Winter of Our Discontent by John Steinbeck 4,885 copies, 91 reviews
Wolf Willow: A History, a Story, and a Memory of the Last Plains Frontier by Wallace Stegner 376 copies, 9 reviews
Women in Love by D. H. Lawrence 6,430 copies, 47 reviews
A World of Love by Elizabeth Bowen 307 copies, 6 reviews
The Wretched of the Earth by Frantz Fanon 3,561 copies, 22 reviews

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1990s re-branding of the Penguin Modern Classics series. Covers matched the then-design of the Penguin Classics, with the boxed title, with a variant on the familiar grey-green livery. (English, User-written)

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English: Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics, Penguin twentieth-century classics, Penguin Twentieth-century Classics, Penguin Twentieth Century Classics — Finnish: Twentieth Century Classics

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