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Vintage reading: from Plato to Bradbury : a personal tour of some of the world's best books

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Bancroft Press,
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c1998.
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English
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Discusses eighty essential books, including literary classics, controversial books, influential works, best sellers, and writings on art, science, politics, and psychology
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9780963124678
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table_of_contents On everyone's list of literary classics: Look homeward, angel / Thomas Wolfe -- The portrait of a lady / Henry James -- As I lay dying / William Faulkner -- Wuthering heights / Emily Brontë -- Kim / Rudyard Kipling -- Alice's adventures in wonderland / Lewis Carroll -- Justine / Lawrence Durrell -- Oliver Twist / Charles Dickens -- Pride and prejudice / Jane Austen -- A passage to India / E. M. Forster -- My Ántonia / Willa Cather -- Madame Bovary / Gustave Flaubert -- On many a list for burning (Heretics, subversives, demagogues): Stories / Dorothy Parker -- The prince / Niccolo Machiavelli -- The Devil's dictionary / Ambrose Bierce -- Mein Kampf / Adolf Hitler -- Nana / Emile Zola -- Ten days that shook the world / John Reed -- Native sons / Richard Wright -- Books that shaped the western world: Essays / Montaigne -- Dialogues / Plato -- The wealth of nations / Plato -- An essay on the principle of population / Thomas Malthus --
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title Vintage reading : from Plato to Bradbury : a personal tour of some of the world's best books
title_display Vintage reading : from Plato to Bradbury : a personal tour of some of the world's best books
title_full Vintage reading : from Plato to Bradbury : a personal tour of some of the world's best books / Robert Kanigel
title_short Vintage reading :
title_sort vintage reading from plato to bradbury a personal tour of some of the world's best books
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