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Oct 21 2010
1 Beowulf: A Verse Translation 14905
2 The Koran: With Parallel Arabic Text 14287
3 Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll 14139
4 Arthurian Romances by Chrétien de Troyes 12990
5 Frankenstein by Mary Shelley 12781
6 Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck 11497
7 Dracula by Bram Stoker 11343
8 Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes 10201
9 Moby-Dick by Herman Melville 10011
10 Animal Farm by George Orwell 9358
11 The Canterbury Tales: The First Fragment by Geoffrey Chaucer 9233
12 The Thomas Paine Reader 9007
13 The Crucible by Arthur Miller 8967
14 Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen 8865
15 The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde 8570
16 The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne 8445
17 Pragmatism and Other Writings by William James 8303
18 The Kabbalistic Tradition: An Anthology of Jewish Mysticism 8073
19 Paradise Lost by John Milton 7616
20 Relativity: The Special and the General Theory by Albert Einstein 7530
21 Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë 7322
22 The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas 6923
23 The Art of War by Sun Tzu 6841
24 The Ramayana: A Shortened Modern Prose Version by R. K. Narayan 6721
25 Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë 6701
26 Peter Pan: Peter and Wendy and Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens by J. M. Barrie 6445
27 The Republic by Plato 6332
28 Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad 6187
29 Little Red Riding Hood, Cinderella, and Other Classic FairyTales by Charles Perrault 6008
30 The Roots of Ayurveda 5801
31 Alfred the Great: Including Asser's Life of King Alfred 5729
32 Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift<sup>3</sup> 5682
33 The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Stories by Washington Irving 5399
34 Great Expectations by Charles Dickens 5309
35 Nature and Selected Essays by Ralph Waldo Emerson 5285
36 The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas 5264
37 A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens 5246
38 The Prince by Niccolò Machiavelli 5084
39 The Mayflower Papers (including Of Plymouth Plantation by William Bradford) 4995
40 Aphorisms by Georg Christoph Lichtenberg 4980
41 Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens 4979
42 Common Sense by Thomas Paine 4955
43 Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe 4952
44 The Greek Sophists 4820
45 Hippocratic Writings 4767
46 The Manifesto of the Communist Party by Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels 4717
47 The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck 4634
48 Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe 4611
49 War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy 4525
50 The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling 4463
51 On the Road by Jack Kerouac 4453
52 Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller 4429
53 Candide by Voltaire<sup>1</sup> 4382
54 The Jungle by Upton Sinclair 4344
55 Pinocchio: The Tale of a Puppet by Carlo Collodi 4313
56 Notre-Dame of Paris by Victor Hugo 4255
57 The Time Machine by H. G. Wells 4213
58 The Third Man and The Fallen Idol by Graham Greene 4173
59 Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson 4118
60 The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper 4017
61 Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky 3844
62 Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy 3771
63 The Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith 3730
64 Little Women by Louisa May Alcott 3725
65 A Christmas Carol and Other Christmas Writings by Charles Dickens 3717
66 Sir Gawain and the Green Knight 3712
67 The Importance of Being Earnest and Other Plays by Oscar Wilde 3379
68 Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert 3265
69 The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett 3246
70 The Fall of the House of Usher and Other Writings by Edgar Allan Poe 3195
71 Leviathan by Thomas Hobbes 3084
72 Domesday Book, translated by Geoffrey Martin 3010
73 Emma by Jane Austen<sup>4</sup> 2983
74 Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw 2978
75 Baudelaire in English 2969
76 The Mark of Zorro by Johnston McCulley 2952
77 Tao Te Ching by Lao Tzu 2948
78 A Doll's House and Other Plays (The League of Youth, The Lady From the Sea) by Henrik Ibsen 2895
79 Walden and Civil Disobedience by Henry David Thoreau 2886
80 The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky 2819
81 An Essay Concerning Human Understanding by John Locke 2626
82 Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen 2583
83 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken Kesey 2510
84 East of Eden by John Steinbeck 2484
85 The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain<sup>1</sup> 2372
86 The Hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle 2366
87 Le Morte d'Arthur (in two volumes) by Thomas Malory 2347
88 The Nicomachean Ethics by Aristotle 2317
89 Lady Chatterley's Lover by D. H. Lawrence 2257
90 The Tale of Genji by Murasaki Shikibu 2229
91 Lysistrata and Other Plays (The Acharnians and The Clouds) by Aristophanes 2224
92 Noli Me Tangere by José Rizal 2174
93 Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman 2143
94 The Call of the Wild, White Fang, and Other Stories by Jack London 2105
95 Thus Spoke Zarathustra by Friedrich Nietzsche 2100
96 David Copperfield by Charles Dickens 2082
97 The Call of Cthulhu and Other Weird Stories by H. P. Lovecraft 2079
98 Meditations and Other Metaphysical Writings by René Descartes 2064
99 The Waste Land and Other Poems by T. S. Eliot 2038
100 The Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio<sup>1</sup> 1960
101 The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov 1873
102 Utopia by Thomas More 1849
103 Hesiod (Theogony, Works and Days) and Theognis (Elegies) 1849
104 Japanese Nō Dramas 1847
105 The Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan 1841
106 The Faerie Queene by Edmund Spenser 1763
107 Symposium by Plato 1743
108 Poetics by Aristotle 1726
109 Capital, Volume One by Karl Marx 1723
110 Hard Times by Charles Dickens 1713
111 The Turn of the Screw and The Aspern Papers by Henry James 1689
112 Flatland by Edwin A. Abbott 1688
113 The Bounty Mutiny by William Bligh and Edward Christian 1666
114 Persuasion by Jane Austen 1647
115 The Song of Roland 1642
116 Dangerous Liaisons by Choderlos de Laclos 1614
117 Medea and Other Plays (Hecabe, Electra, Heracles) by Euripides 1612
118 The Awakening and Selected Stories by Kate Chopin 1592
119 Ivanhoe by Walter Scott 1541
120 The Pearl by John Steinbeck 1494
121 Bleak House by Charles Dickens 1493
122 The Social Contract by Jean-Jacques Rousseau 1477
123 The Ruba'iyat of Omar Khayyam by Omar Khayyam 1457
124 Demosthenes and Aeschines (On the Embassy, On the Crown, Against Ctesiphon) 1409
125 Peer Gynt by Henrik Ibsen 1394
126 The Threepenny Opera by Bertolt Brecht 1390
127 A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce 1386
128 Hindu Myths 1379
129 Notes from Underground, The Double by Fyodor Dostoyevsky 1371
130 Eugene Onegin by Alexander Pushkin 1353
131 Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen 1349
132 King Solomon's Mines by H. Rider Haggard 1347
133 Far from the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy 1313
134 The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon 1290
135 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button and Other Jazz Age Stories by F. Scott Fitzgerald 1281
136 A Study in Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle 1280
137 Orient Express by Graham Greene 1260
138 Tristan by Gottfried von Strassburg 1234
139 The Nibelungenlied 1193
140 Beyond Good and Evil by Friedrich Nietzsche 1181
141 Silas Marner by George Eliot 1179
142 The Sorrows of Young Werther by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe 1170
143 All My Sons by Arthur Miller 1164
144 Democracy in America by Alexis de Tocqueville 1156
145 Confessions by St.Augustine 1132
146 Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand 1122
147 The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton 1112
148 Middlemarch by George Eliot 1112
149 The Politics by Aristotle 1109
150 On Liberty by John Stuart Mill 1092
151 The Adventures and The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle<sup>1</sup> 1073
152 The Golden Ass by Apuleius 1071
153 Death in Venice and Other Tales by Thomas Mann 1055
154 The Gospel of Wealth: Essays and Other Writings by Andrew Carnegie 1051
155 The Arthashastra by Kautilya 1044
156 Hedda Gabler and Other Plays (The Wild Duck and The Pillars of the Community) by Henrik Ibsen 1032
157 The Bacchae and Other Plays (Ion, The Women of Troy, Helen) by Euripides 992
158 The Red Badge of Courage and Other Stories by Stephen Crane 981
159 The Prince and the Pauper by Mark Twain 975
160 The Swiss Family Robinson by Johann Wyss 962
161 Phaedrus and Letters VII and VIII by Plato 961
162 The Thirty-Nine Steps by John Buchan 960
163 Gargantua and Pantagruel by François Rabelais 958
164 Natural History: A Selection by Pliny the Elder 952
165 Little Dorrit by Charles Dickens 950
166 The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins 944
167 A Room with a View by E. M. Forster 940
168 Moll Flanders by Daniel Defoe 922
169 Sidney's the Defence of Poesy and Selected Renaissance Literary Criticism 867

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