The Top Ten: Writers Pick Their Favorite Books9 points

33 verk 151,096 böcker 2,245 recensioner ½ 3.9
125 writers submitted top-ten lists of their favorite works. Editor J. Peder Zane then utilized a point system and compiled a best-of list based on all the lists.
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Verk
Aisopos' fabler (600 f. Kr.) av Aesop
The American Dream (1960) av Edward Albee
Vem är rädd för Virginia Woolf? (1962) av Edward Albee
The Zoo Story (1959) av Edward Albee
Kusin Bette (1846) av Honoré de Balzac
Prästmans dagbok (1936) av Georges Bernanos
The Way of All Flesh (1903) av Samuel Butler
Fallet (1956) av Albert Camus
Landet långt borta (1927) av Willa Cather
The Ten Thousand Things (1958) av Maria Dermoût
Selected Stories (1988) av Andre Dubus
Bror och syster : kvarnen vid Floss (1860) av George Eliot
Medea (431 f. Kr.) av Euripides
Sunset Song (1932) av Lewis Grassic Gibbon
1982, Janine (1984) av Alasdair Gray
Borgmästaren i Casterbridge (1886) av Thomas Hardy
Skönhetens linje (2004) av Alan Hollinghurst
Ett dockhem (1879) av Henrik Ibsen
Buddenbrooks : en familjs förfall (1924) av Thomas Mann
Doktor Faustus : den tyske tonsättaren Adrian Leverkühns liv skildrat av en vän (1947) av Thomas Mann
The Misanthrope and Other Plays: A New Selection (Penguin Classics) (1666) av Molière
Livet en bruksanvisning (1978) av Georges Perec
Wheat that Springeth Green (New York Review Books Classics) (1988) av J. F. Powers
Höstlig kvartett (1977) av Barbara Pym
Henry V (1600) av William Shakespeare
Othello (1604) av William Shakespeare
Skattkammarön (1883) av Robert Louis Stevenson
Mördaren i mig (1952) av Jim Thompson
Mästaren (2004) av Colm Tóibín
Kristin Lavransdotter (1920) av Sigrid Undset
Mahābhārata (John D. Smith ed.) (2009) av Vyasa
Gräshopporna (1939) av Nathanael West
Linje Lusta (1947) av Tennessee Williams

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