Larry McCaffery's 20th Century Greatest Hits

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Critic, editor, and professor Larry McCaffery's top 100 English-language books of the 20th century. http://spinelessbooks.com/mccaffery/100/index.html
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Pale Fire (1962) por Vladimir Nabokov
1
Ulysses (1922) por James Joyce
2
Gravity's Rainbow (1973) por Thomas Pynchon
3
The Public Burning (1977) por Robert Coover
4
The Sound and the Fury (1929) por William Faulkner
5
Three Novels: Molloy, Malone Dies, The Unnamable (1951) por Samuel Beckett
6
The Making of Americans (1934) por Gertrude Stein
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The Soft Machine (1961) por William S. Burroughs
8.1
Nova Express (1964) por William S. Burroughs
8.2
The Ticket That Exploded (1962) por William S. Burroughs
8.3
Lolita (1955) por Vladimir Nabokov
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Finnegans Wake (1939) por James Joyce
10
Take It or Leave It (1976) por Raymond Federman
11
Beloved (1987) por Toni Morrison
12
Going Native (1994) por Stephen Wright
13
Under the Volcano (1947) por Malcolm Lowry
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To the Lighthouse (1927) por Virginia Woolf
15
In the Heart of the Heart of the Country & Other Stories (1968) por William H. Gass
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J R (1975) por William Gaddis
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Invisible Man (1952) por Ralph Ellison
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Underworld (1997) por Don DeLillo
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The Sun Also Rises (1926) por Ernest Hemingway
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (1916) por James Joyce
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O grande Gatsby (1925) por F. Scott Fitzgerald
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The Ambassadors (1903) por Henry James
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Women in Love (1920) por D. H. Lawrence
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Sixty Stories (1981) por Donald Barthelme
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The Rifles (1994) por William T. Vollmann
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The Recognitions (1955) por William Gaddis
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Heart of Darkness (1899) por Joseph Conrad
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Catch-22 (1961) por Joseph Heller
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1984 (1949) por George Orwell
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Their Eyes Were Watching God (1937) por Zora Neale Hurston
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Absalom, Absalom! (1936) por William Faulkner
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Dhalgren (1975) por Samuel R. Delany
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The Grapes of Wrath (1939) por John Steinbeck
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The Stain (1984) por Rikki Ducornet
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Entering Fire (1986) por Rikki Ducornet
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The Fountains of Neptune (1989) por Rikki Ducornet
35.3
The Jade Cabinet (1993) por Rikki Ducornet
35.4
Neuromancer Trilogy: Neuromancer, Count Zero, Mona Lisa Overdrive (2000) por William Gibson
36
Tropic of Cancer (1934) por Henry Miller
37
On the Road (1957) por Jack Kerouac
38
Lookout Cartridge (1974) por Joseph McElroy
39
Crash (1973) por J. G. Ballard
40
Midnight's Children (1981) por Salman Rushdie
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The Sot-Weed Factor (1960) por John Barth
42
Genoa: A Telling of Wonders (1965) por Paul Metcalf
43
Brave New World (1932) por Aldous Huxley
44
A Passage to India (1924) por E. M. Forster
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Double or Nothing (1971) por Raymond Federman
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At Swim-Two-Birds (1939) por Flann O'Brien
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Blood Meridian (1985) por Cormac McCarthy
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The Cannibal (1949) por John Hawkes
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Native Son (1940) por Richard Wright
50
The Day of the Locust (1939) por Nathanael West
51
Nightwood (1936) por Djuna Barnes
52
Housekeeping (1980) por Marilynne Robinson
53
Slaughterhouse-Five (1969) por Kurt Vonnegut
54
Libra (1988) por Don DeLillo
55
Wise Blood (1952) por Flannery O'Connor
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Always Coming Home (1985) por Ursula K. Le Guin
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U.S.A. (1938) por John Dos Passos
58
The Golden Notebook (1962) por Doris Lessing
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The Catcher in the Rye (1951) por J. D. Salinger
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Red Harvest (1929) por Dashiell Hammett
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What We Talk about When We Talk about Love (1981) por Raymond Carver
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Dubliners (1914) por James Joyce
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Cane (1923) por Jean Toomer
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The House of Mirth (1905) por Edith Wharton
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Riddley Walker (1980) por Russell Hoban
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Lyric of the Circle Heart: The Bowman Family Trilogy (American Literature Series) (1970) por William Eastlake
67
The Franchiser (1976) por Stanley Elkin
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The New York Trilogy (1985) por Paul Auster
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Skinny Legs and All (1990) por Tom Robbins
70
Infinite Jest (1996) por David Foster Wallace
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The Age of Wire and String (1995) por Ben Marcus
72
Tlooth (1966) por Harry Mathews
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Pricksongs & Descants: Fictions (1969) por Robert Coover
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The Man in the High Castle (1962) por Philip K. Dick
75
American Psycho (1991) por Bret Easton Ellis
76
The French Lieutenant's Woman (1969) por John Fowles
77
The Book of the New Sun (1980) por Gene Wolfe
78
A Clockwork Orange (1962) por Anthony Burgess
79
An Albany Trio: Legs; Billy Phelan's Greatest Game; Ironweed (1985) por William Kennedy
80
The Tunnel (1995) por William H. Gass
81
Omensetter's Luck (1966) por William H. Gass
82
The Sheltering Sky (1949) por Paul Bowles
83
Darconville's Cat (1981) por Alexander Theroux
84
Up (1968) por Ronald Sukenick
85
Yellow Back Radio Broke-Down (1969) por Ishmael Reed
86
Winesburg, Ohio (1919) por Sherwood Anderson
87
You Bright & Risen Angels (1987) por William T. Vollmann
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The Naked and the Dead (1948) por Norman Mailer
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The Universal Baseball Association, Inc., J. Henry Waugh, Prop. (1968) por Robert Coover
90
Creamy and Delicious; Eat My Words (in other words) (1970) por Steve Katz
91
Waiting for the Barbarians (1980) por J. M. Coetzee
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More Than Human (1953) por Theodore Sturgeon
93
Mulligan Stew (1979) por Gilbert Sorrentino
94
Look Homeward, Angel (1929) por Thomas Wolfe
95
An American Tragedy (1925) por Theodore Dreiser
96
Easy Travel to Other Planets (1981) por Ted Mooney
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Tours of the Black Clock (1989) por Steve Erickson
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In Memoriam to Identity (1990) por Kathy Acker
99
Hogg (1995) por Samuel R. Delany
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