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Set out below are more than 500 of the western world's greatest books, spanning the period from BC to 1954. Included are works by authors who died before 1955, and whose works are thus in the public

mostrar mais domain in Australia.

The list has been compiled from some of the titles appearing in 500 Classics Reviewed, Salem Press, 1995 and 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die, Ed. Peter Boxall, ABC Books, 2006.

How does one decide which books are "great"? Wikipedia, has an article on the Western Canon which aims to address this issue. The article contains references and links to other web sites. mostrar menos

The Education of Henry Adams (1907) por Henry Adams
The Oresteia: Agamemnon / The Libation Bearers / The Eumenides (458 BCE) por Aeschylus
Prometheus Bound (480 BCE) por Aeschylus
The Complete Fables (600 BCE) por Aesop
Rashomon and Other Stories (1915) por Ryūnosuke Akutagawa
Little Women (1868) por Louisa May Alcott
Winesburg, Ohio (1919) por Sherwood Anderson
Tales from the Thousand and One Nights (Penguin Classics) (9) por Anonymous
The Golden Ass (159) por Apuleius
Summa Theologiae (1265) por Thomas Aquinas
The Birds [in translation] (425 BCE) por Aristophanes
Lysistrata (411 BCE) por Aristophanes
Nicomachean Ethics (350 BCE) por Aristotle
Poetics (350 BCE) por Aristotle
Confessions (397) por Saint Augustine
Emma (1815) por Jane Austen
Mansfield Park (1814) por Jane Austen
Northanger Abbey (1817) por Jane Austen
Persuasion (1817) por Jane Austen
Pride and Prejudice (1813) por Jane Austen
Sense and Sensibility (1811) por Jane Austen
Eugénie Grandet (1833) por Honoré de Balzac
Lost Illusions (0) por Honoré de Balzac
Old Goriot (1835) por Honoré de Balzac
Hell (1908) por Henri Barbusse
Under Fire (1916) por Henri Barbusse
Peter Pan (1934) por J. M. Barrie
The Flowers of Evil (1936) por Charles Baudelaire
Vathek (1786) por William Beckford
Oroonoko (1688) por Aphra Behn
The Old Wives' Tale (1908) por Arnold Bennett
Beowulf (1000) por Beowulf Poet
An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge (short story) (1890) por Ambrose Bierce
Songs of Innocence and of Experience (1789) por William Blake
The Decameron (1469) por Giovanni Boccaccio
The Consolation of Philosophy (525) por Boethius
Boswell's London Journal 1762-1763 (1950) por James Boswell
The Life of Samuel Johnson (1791) por James Boswell
Agnes Grey (1847) por Anne Brontë
A Inquilina de Wildfell Hall (1848) por Anne Brontë
Shirley (1849) por Charlotte Brontë
Jane Eyre (1847) por Charlotte Brontë
Wuthering Heights (1847) por Emily Brontë
Sonnets from the Portuguese (1850) por Elizabeth Barrett Browning
The Ring and the Book (1912) por Robert Browning
The Thirty-Nine Steps (1915) por John Buchan
The Pilgrim's Progress (1678) por John Bunyan
Camilla (1796) por Fanny Burney
Cecilia, or Memoirs of an Heiress (1782) por Fanny Burney
Evelina (1778) por Frances Burney
Tarzan of the Apes (1914) por Edgar Rice Burroughs
The Arabian Nights: Tales from a Thousand and One Nights (2001) por Richard Burton
Erewhon (1872) por Samuel Butler
Manfred (1986) por George Gordon Byron
Childe Harold's Pilgrimage (1812) por Lord Byron
Life Is a Dream (1635) por Pedro Calderón de la Barca
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1865) por Lewis Carroll
Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There (1871) por Lewis Carroll
Death Comes for the Archbishop (1927) por Willa Cather
My Ántonia (1918) por Willa Cather
Paul's Case and Other Stories (1906) por Willa Cather
O Pioneers! (1913) por Willa Cather
The Professor's House (1925) por Willa Cather
Chaereas and Callirhoe (1939) por Khariton
The Canterbury Tales (14) por Geoffrey Chaucer
The Cherry Orchard (1904) por Anton Chekhov
Ivanov / The Seagull / Uncle Vanya / Three Sisters / The Cherry Orchard (1887) por Anton Chekhov
The Kiss and Other Stories (1945) por Anton Chekhov
The Riddle of the Sands (1903) por Erskine Childers
The Awakening (1899) por Kate Chopin
Fanny Hill, or, Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure (1748) por John Cleland
Biographia Literaria (1907) por Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Coleridge's Ancient Mariner; Kubla Khan And Christabel (1914) (1898) por Samuel Taylor Coleridge
The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, Kubla Khan, Christabel, and the Conversation Poems (2009) por Samuel Taylor Coleridge
The Moonstone (1868) por Wilkie Collins
The Woman in White (1859) por Wilkie Collins
The Way of the World (1700) por William Congreve
Heart of Darkness (1899) por Joseph Conrad
Lord Jim (1900) por Joseph Conrad
Nostromo (1904) por Joseph Conrad
The Secret Agent (1907) por Joseph Conrad
The Shadow-Line: A Confession (1917) por Joseph Conrad
The Deerslayer (1841) por James Fenimore Cooper
The Last of the Mohicans (1826) por James Fenimore Cooper
Le Cid (1636) por Pierre Corneille
The Blue Hotel (1964) por Stephen Crane
The Bride Comes to Yellow Sky (1956) por Stephen Crane
Maggie: A Girl of the Streets (1893) por Stephen Crane
The Open Boat and Other Stories (Dover Thrift Editions) (1993) por Stephen Crane
The Red Badge of Courage (1894) por Stephen Crane
Two Years Before the Mast (1840) por Richard Henry Jr. Dana
The Divine Comedy (1308) por Dante Alighieri
The Descent of Man (1871) por Charles Darwin
Moll Flanders (1722) por Daniel Defoe
Roxana: The Fortunate Mistress (1724) por Daniel Defoe
Bleak House (1852) por Charles Dickens
A Christmas Carol (1843) por Charles Dickens
David Copperfield (1850) por Charles Dickens
Great Expectations (1861) por Charles Dickens
Hard Times (1854) por Charles Dickens
Martin Chuzzlewit (1843) por Charles Dickens
Oliver Twist (1837) por Charles Dickens
Our Mutual Friend (1865) por Charles Dickens
The Pickwick Papers (1836) por Charles Dickens
A Tale of Two Cities (1859) por Charles Dickens
Jacques the Fatalist (1796) por Denis Diderot
The Nun (1796) por Denis Diderot
Rameau's Nephew and D'Alembert's Dream (Penguin Classics) (1805) por Denis Diderot
John Donne's Poetry [Norton Critical Edition] (1966) por John Donne
The Brothers Karamazov (1880) por Fyodor Dostoevsky
Crime and Punishment (1866) por Fyodor Dostoevsky
Demons (1871) por Fyodor Dostoevsky
The Idiot (0) por Fyodor Dostoevsky
Notes from Underground (1864) por Fyodor Dostoevsky
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1892) por Arthur Conan Doyle
The Hound of the Baskervilles (1902) por Arthur Conan Doyle
An American Tragedy (1925) por Theodore Dreiser
Sister Carrie (1900) por Theodore Dreiser
Absalom and Achitophel (1966) por John Dryden
Queen Margot (1845) por Alexandre Dumas
The Three Musketeers (1844) por Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo (1844) por Alexandre Dumas père
The Absentee (1812) por Maria Edgeworth
Castle Rackrent (1800) por Maria Edgeworth
Ormond (1817) por Maria Edgeworth
Adam Bede (1859) por George Eliot
Daniel Deronda (1876) por George Eliot
Middlemarch (1871) por George Eliot
The Mill on the Floss (1860) por George Eliot
Silas Marner (1861) por George Eliot
Representative Men (1850) por Ralph Waldo Emerson
The Life of Olaudah Equiano (1789) por Olaudah Equiano
In Praise of Folly (1509) por Desiderius Erasmus
Andromache [in translation] (425 BCE) por Euripides
Bacchae (406 BCE) por Euripides
Electra (420 BCE) por Euripides
Hippolytus (428 BCE) por Euripides
In a Glass Darkly (1872) por Sheridan Le Fanu
Amelia (1751) por Henry Fielding
Joseph Andrews (1742) por Henry Fielding
Tom Jones (1749) por Henry Fielding
O grande Gatsby (1925) por F. Scott Fitzgerald
Tender is the Night (1934) por F. Scott Fitzgerald
Bouvard and Pécuchet (1881) por Gustave Flaubert
Madame Bovary (1857) por Gustave Flaubert
Sentimental Education (1869) por Gustave Flaubert
A Simple Heart (2004) por Gustave Flaubert
The Temptation of Saint Anthony (1874) por Gustave Flaubert
Effi Briest (1894) por Theodor Fontane
The Good Soldier (1915) por Ford Madox Ford
Parade's End (1925) por Ford Madox Ford
The Diary of a Young Girl (1947) por Anne Frank
The Forsyte Saga (1922) por John Galsworthy
Cranford (1851) por Elizabeth Gaskell
Mary Barton (1848) por Elizabeth Gaskell
North and South (1855) por Elizabeth Gaskell
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight (1380) por Gawain Poet
The Beggar's Opera (1728) por John Gay
A Scots Quair (1932) por Lewis Grassic Gibbon
The Counterfeiters (1925) por André Gide
Fruits of the Earth (1897) por André Gide
The Immoralist (1902) por André Gide
Strait is the Gate (1924) por André Gide
The Epic of Gilgamesh (1700 BCE) por Gilgamesh Poet
The Yellow Wallpaper and Other Stories {Tantor AudioBook} (1995) por Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Born in Exile (1892) por George Gissing
New Grub Street (1891) por George Gissing
Barren Ground (1925) por Ellen Glasgow
Caleb Williams (1794) por William Godwin
Elective Affinities (1809) por Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Faust I & II (1808) por Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
A paixão do jovem Werther (1774) por Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Wilhelm Meister's Apprenticeship (1795) por Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The dead souls (1842) por Nikolai Gogol
Diary of a Madman, and Other Stories (1835) por Nikolai Gogol
The Overcoat and Other Short Stories (1842) por Nikolai Gogol
The Nose (1836) por Nikolaj Gogol
She Stoops to Conquer (1771) por Oliver Goldsmith
The Vicar of Wakefield (1766) por Oliver Goldsmith
Oblomov (1859) por Ivan Goncharov
Mother (1907) por Maxim Gorki
The Artamonov Business (1925) por Maxim Gorky
The Wind in the Willows (1908) por Kenneth Grahame
The Diary of a Nobody (1892) por George Grossmith
King Solomon's Mines (1882) por H. Rider Haggard
She (1886) por H. Rider Haggard
The Well of Loneliness (1928) por Radclyffe Hall
Growth of the Soil (1921) por Knut Hamsun
Hunger (1890) por Knut Hamsun
Far from the Madding Crowd (1874) por Thomas Hardy
The Hand of Ethelberta (1876) por Thomas Hardy
Jude the Obscure (1895) por Thomas Hardy
The Mayor of Casterbridge (1886) por Thomas Hardy
The Return of the Native (1878) por Thomas Hardy
Tess of the D'Urbervilles (1891) por Thomas Hardy
The Woodlanders (1887) por Thomas Hardy
The Luck of Roaring Camp And Other Tales (1868) por Bret Harte
The Outcasts of Poker Flat and Other Stories of the American West (1869) por Bret Harte
The Blithedale Romance (1852) por Nathaniel Hawthorne
The House of the Seven Gables (1851) por Nathaniel Hawthorne
The Marble Faun (1860) por Nathaniel Hawthorne
The Scarlet Letter (1850) por Nathaniel Hawthorne
Love in Excess (1719) por Eliza Haywood
Heliodorus: An Ethiopian Romance (1961) por Heliodorus
The Gift of the Magi (1905) por O. Henry
Hyperion (1797) por Friedrich Hölderlin
The House on the Borderland (1908) por William Hope Hodgson
The Private Memoirs and Confessions of a Justified Sinner (1824) por James Hogg
The Odyssey (750 BCE) por Homer
The Rise of Silas Lapham (1885) por William Dean Howells
The Hunchback of Notre-Dame (1910) por Victor Hugo
Les Misérables (1862) por Victor Hugo
Against Nature (1884) por Joris-Karl Huysmans
A Doll's House (1879) por Henrik Ibsen
An Enemy of the People (1882) por Henrik Ibsen
Ghosts (1881) por Henrik Ibsen
Hedda Gabler (1890) por Henrik Ibsen
Peer Gynt (1966) por Henrik Ibsen
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (1820) por Washington Irving
Rip van Winkle (1819) por Washington Irving
The Ambassadors (1903) por Henry James
The Bostonians (1886) por Henry James
Daisy Miller (1878) por Henry James
The Golden Bowl (1904) por Henry James
The Portrait of a Lady (1881) por Henry James
The Turn of the Screw (1898) por Henry James
Washington Square (1880) por Henry James
What Maisie Knew (1897) por Henry James
The Wings of the Dove (1902) por Henry James
Pragmatism: A New Name for Some Old Ways of Thinking (1907) por William James
The Country of the Pointed Firs (1896) por Sarah Orne Jewett
Lives of the English poets (1779) por Samuel Johnson
Rasselas (1759) por Samuel Johnson
The Alchemist (1610) por Ben Jonson
Bartholomew Fair (1614) por Ben Jonson
Volpone, or The Fox (1606) por Ben Jonson
Dubliners (1914) por James Joyce
Finnegans Wake (1939) por James Joyce
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (1916) por James Joyce
Ulysses (1922) por James Joyce
Amerika (1927) por Franz Kafka
The Castle (1925) por Franz Kafka
The Metamorphosis and Other Stories (1915) por Franz Kafka
The Trial (1925) por Franz Kafka
Critique of Pure Reason (1781) por Immanuel Kant
The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám (1048) por Omar Khayyám
Fear and Trembling (1843) por Søren Kierkegaard
The Sickness Unto Death (1849) por Søren Kierkegaard
The Water Babies (1863) por Charles Kingsley
Kim (1901) por Rudyard Kipling
Holy Bible (King James Version) (1400) por King James Version
Les Liaisons Dangereuses (1782) por Pierre Choderlos de Laclos
The Princesse de Clèves (1678) por Madame de La Fayette
The Saga of Gösta Berling (1891) por Selma Lagerlöf
Tao Te Ching (400 BCE) por Lao Tzu
Maldoror (1868) por Comte de Lautréamont
O Amante de Lady Chatterley (1960) por D. H. Lawrence
The Rainbow (1915) por D. H. Lawrence
Sons and Lovers (1913) por D. H. Lawrence
Uncle Silas: A Tale of Bartram-Haugh (1864) por Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
The Enchanted Wanderer: and Other Stories (1873) por Nikolai Leskov
The Enchanted Wanderer: Selected Tales (1873) por Nikolai Leskov
The Monk (1796) por Matthew Lewis
Arrowsmith (1925) por Sinclair Lewis
Babbitt (1922) por Sinclair Lewis
Main Street (1920) por Sinclair Lewis
The Call of the Wild (1903) por Jack London
The Iron Heel (1907) por Jack London
Martin Eden (1909) por Jack London
The Sea Wolf (1904) por Jack London
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Poems and Other Writings (Library of America) (2000) por Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The song of Hiawatha (1855) por Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Don Juan (1826) por Lord Byron
At the Mountains of Madness and Other Novels (1964) por H. P. Lovecraft
On the Nature of Things (54 BCE) por Titus Lucretius Carus
Euphues: The Anatomy of Wit (1578) por John Lyly
The Prince (1513) por Niccolò Machiavelli
The Man of Feeling (1771) por Henry Mackenzie
Wild Harbour (1936) por Ian Macpherson
Le Morte d'Arthur (1485) por Thomas Malory
The Middle Parts of Fortune (1929) por Frederic Manning
The Garden Party - short story (1922) por Katherine Mansfield
The Betrothed (1827) por Alessandro Manzoni
The Complete Plays (1586) por Christopher Marlowe
Doctor Faustus (1601) por Christopher Marlowe
Tamburlaine (1587) por Christopher Marlowe
Melmoth the Wanderer (1820) por Charles Maturin
Albigenses: A Romance (1824) por Charles Robert Maturin
Bel-Ami (1885) por Guy de Maupassant
Pierre et Jean (French Edition) (1887) por Guy de Maupassant
Bartleby, the Scrivener: A Story of Wall Street (1853) por Herman Melville
Billy Budd, Sailor (1924) por Herman Melville
Moby Dick (1851) por Herman Melville
On Liberty (1859) por John Stuart Mill
Areopagitica (1644) por John Milton
Paradise Lost (1667) por John Milton
Samson Agonistes (1957) por John Milton
Gone with the Wind (1936) por Margaret Mitchell
The Misanthrope and Other Plays: A New Selection (Penguin Classics) (1666) por Molière
Michel de Montaigne: The Complete Essays (1580) por Michel de Montaigne
Utopia (1553) por Thomas More
News from Nowhere; or, An Epoch of Rest: Being Some Chapters from a Utopian Romance (1890) por William Morris
Max Havelaar: Or the Coffee Auctions of the Dutch Trading Company (1860) por Multatuli
The Confusions of Young Törless (1906) por Robert Musil
The Man Without Qualities (1930) por Robert Musil
Thus Spoke Zarathustra (1885) por Friedrich Nietzsche
Anna Christie (1921) por Eugene O'Neill
Desire Under The Elms / Strange Interlude / Mourning Becomes Electra (1924) por Eugene O'Neill
The Iceman Cometh (1946) por Eugene O'Neill
1984 (1949) por George Orwell
Burmese Days (1934) por George Orwell
Coming Up for Air (1939) por George Orwell
Keep the Aspidistra Flying (1936) por George Orwell
O Triunfo dos Porcos (1945) por George Orwell
Metamorphoses [in translation] (8) por Ovid
Pensées (1669) por Blaise Pascal
Marius the Epicurean (1885) por Walter Pater
One, No One, and One Hundred Thousand (1926) por Luigi Pirandello
Six Characters in Search of an Author (1921) por Luigi Pirandello
The Collected Dialogues of Plato, Including the Letters (Bollingen Series LXXI) (1961) por Plato
The Republic (380 BCE) por Plato
Lives of the Noble Romans (100) por Plutarch
Plutarch's Lives (100) por Plutarch
Complete Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe (1824) por Edgar Allan Poe
Poe: Poetry and Tales (1984) por Edgar Allan Poe
An essay on man (1734) por Alexander Pope
Memoirs of the Extraordinary Life, Works, and Discoveries of Martinus Scriblerus (1741) por Alexander Pope
The Poems of Alexander Pope (1856) por Alexander Pope
Fortunata and Jacinta: Two Stories of Married Women (1887) por Benito Pérez-Galdós
In Search of Lost Time (1913) por Marcel Proust
Eugene Onegin (1964) por Alexander Pushkin
Gargantua and Pantagruel (1532) por François Rabelais
Phaedra (1677) por Jean Racine
The Mysteries of Udolpho (1794) por Ann Radcliffe
The Devil in the Flesh (1921) por Raymond Radiguet
Ten Days that Shook the World (1919) por John Reed
Clarissa: The History of a Young Lady, Riverside edition (Abridged) (1962) por Samuel Richardson
Pamela: or, Virtue Rewarded (1740) por Samuel Richardson
Duino Elegies / The Sonnets to Orpheus (1922) por Rainer Maria Rilke
Sonnets to Orpheus (1922) por Rainer Maria Rilke
Hadrian the Seventh (1904) por Frederick Rolfe
Cyrano de Bergerac (1897) por Edmond Rostand
The Radetzky March (1932) por Joseph Roth
The Confessions (1784) por Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Emile: Or, On Education (1762) por Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Julie, or, The New Héloise (1761) por Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Reveries of the Solitary Walker (1782) por Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Impressions of Africa (1910) por Raymond Roussel
Locus Solus (1914) por Raymond Roussel
The 120 Days of Sodom (1785) por Marquis de Sade
Justine (1788) por Marquis de Sade
The Open Window [short story] (1914) por Saki
Sappho: A New Translation (580) por Sappho
Ivanhoe (1819) por Sir Walter Scott
The Monastery (1820) por Sir Walter Scott
Rob Roy (1817) por Sir Walter Scott
All's Well That Ends Well (1623) por William Shakespeare
Antony and Cleopatra (1623) por William Shakespeare
As You Like It (1599) por William Shakespeare
The Comedy of Errors (1623) por William Shakespeare
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (1589) por William Shakespeare
Hamlet (1603) por William Shakespeare
Henry IV, Part 1 (1598) por William Shakespeare
Henry V (1600) por William Shakespeare
Julius Caesar (1623) por William Shakespeare
King Lear (1608) por William Shakespeare
Macbeth (1606) por William Shakespeare
Measure for Measure (1623) por William Shakespeare
The Merchant of Venice (1600) por William Shakespeare
A Midsummer Night's Dream (1603) por William Shakespeare
Much Ado About Nothing (1598) por William Shakespeare
Othello (1604) por William Shakespeare
Richard II (1597) por William Shakespeare
Romeo and Juliet (1599) por William Shakespeare
The Sonnets (1609) por William Shakespeare
The Taming of the Shrew (1623) por William Shakespeare
The Tempest (1610) por William Shakespeare
Twelfth Night (1601) por William Shakespeare
The Winter's Tale (1623) por William Shakespeare
Candida (1897) por George Bernard Shaw
Major Barbara (1905) por George Bernard Shaw
Man and Superman (1903) por George Bernard Shaw
Pygmalion (1913) por George Bernard Shaw
Saint Joan (1923) por George Bernard Shaw
Frankenstein (1818) por Mary Shelley
Adonais (1902) por Percy Bysshe Shelley
Ozymandias (1999) por Percy Bysshe Shelley
Prometheus Unbound (1820) por Percy Bysshe Shelley
Quo Vadis (1895) por Henryk Sienkiewicz
The Life and Death of Harriet Frean (1922) por May Sinclair
The Adventures of Peregrine Pickle {complete} (1751) por Tobias Smollett
The Expedition of Humphry Clinker (1771) por Tobias Smollett
Roderick Random (1748) por Tobias Smollett
The Real Charlotte (1894) por Edith Somerville
Experiences of an Irish R.M. (1899) por E. Œ. Somerville
Antigone / Oedipus Rex / Oedipus at Colonus (442 BCE) por Sophocles
Oedipus at Colonus (401 BCE) por Sophocles
Oedipus Rex (429 BCE) por Sophocles
Antigone (441) por Sophokles
The Faerie Queene (1590) por Edmund Spenser
Ethics (1677) por Baruch Spinoza
The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas (1933) por Gertrude Stein
The Making of Americans (1934) por Gertrude Stein
Three Lives (1909) por Gertrude Stein
The Charterhouse of Parma (1839) por Stendhal
The Red and the Black (1830) por Stendhal
The Charwoman's Daughter (1912) por James Stephens
The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman (1759) por Laurence Sterne
A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy (1768) por Laurence Sterne
Kidnapped (1886) por Robert Louis Stevenson
The Master of Ballantrae (1888) por Robert Louis Stevenson
The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (1886) por Robert Louis Stevenson
Treasure Island (1883) por Robert Louis Stevenson
Dracula (1897) por Bram Stoker
By the Open Sea (1984) por August Strindberg
Miss Julie (1888) por August Strindberg
The People of Hemso (1887) por August Strindberg
The Red Room (1879) por August Strindberg
Zeno's Conscience (1930) por Italo Svevo
Gulliver's Travels (1727) por Jonathan Swift
A Modest Proposal and Other Satirical Works (1729) por Jonathan Swift
A Tale of A Tub (1704) por Jonathan Swift
The Playboy of the Western World (1907) por John Millington Synge
Idylls of the King (1939) por Alfred Tennyson
In Memoriam (Norton Critical Edition) (1973) por Alfred Lord Tennyson
Vanity Fair (1848) por William Makepeace Thackeray
Under Milk Wood (1954) por Dylan Thomas
Walden (1854) por Henry David Thoreau
Walden / Civil Disobedience (1849) por Henry David Thoreau
Democracy in America (1835) por Alexis de Tocqueville
Anna Karenina (1875) por Leo Tolstoy
The Kreutzer Sonata (1889) por Leo Tolstoy
A Morte de Ivan Ilitch (1886) por Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace (1869) por Leo Tolstoy
The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists (1914) por Robert Tressell
Barchester Towers (1857) por Anthony Trollope
Castle Richmond (1860) por Anthony Trollope
He Knew He Was Right (1869) por Anthony Trollope
The Last Chronicle of Barset (1867) por Anthony Trollope
Phineas Finn (1869) por Anthony Trollope
The Seagull (1896) por Anton Tschechow
The Three Sisters (1901) por Anton Tschechow
Uncle Vanya (1897) por Anton Tschechow
Fathers and Sons (1862) por Ivan Turgenev
A King Lear of the Steppes/Rudin (2005) por Ivan Turgenev
On the Eve (1860) por Ivan Turgenev
Torrents of Spring (1872) por Ivan Turgenev
Virgin Soil (1877) por Ivan Turgenev
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1884) por Mark Twain
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876) por Mark Twain
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court (1889) por Mark Twain
The Prince and the Pauper (1881) por Mark Twain
Kristin Lavransdatter (1920) por Sigrid Undset
The House by the Medlar Tree (1881) por Giovanni Verga
20,000 Leagues under the Sea (1870) por Jules Verne
Around the World in Eighty Days (1873) por Jules Verne
Journey to the Centre of the Earth (1864) por Jules Verne
The Aeneid (29 BCE) por Virgil
Candide (1759) por Voltaire
Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ (1880) por Lew Wallace
The Castle of Otranto (1764) por Horace Walpole
The Invisible Man (1897) por H. G. Wells
The Island of Dr. Moreau (1896) por H. G. Wells
The Time Machine (1895) por H. G. Wells
Tono-Bungay (1909) por H. G. Wells
The War of the Worlds (1898) por H. G. Wells
Miss Lonelyhearts (1933) por Nathanael West
The Age of Innocence (1920) por Edith Wharton
Leaves of Grass (1855) por Walt Whitman
Look Homeward, Angel (1929) por Thomas Wolfe
Mrs. Dalloway (1925) por Virginia Woolf
To the Lighthouse (1927) por Virginia Woolf
The Years (1937) por Virginia Woolf
We (1921) por Yevgeny Zamyatin
Thérèse Raquin (1867) por Émile Zola
Germinal (1885) por Émile Zola


Set out below are more than 500 of the western world's greatest books, spanning the period from BC to 1954. Included are works by authors who died before 1955, and whose works are thus in the public domain in Australia.

The list has been compiled from some of the titles appearing in 500 Classics Reviewed, Salem Press, 1995 and 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die, Ed. Peter Boxall, ABC Books, 2006.

How does one decide which books are "great"? Wikipedia, has an article on the Western Canon which aims to address this issue. The article contains references and links to other web sites.

(English, Award granter)
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