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100 Best Novels, in Translation, Since 1900

Books that have been published in other languages and ranked by a couple of English majors. Lots of old familiar faces, which ones haven't you read?
Source: counterpunch.org · Added by Bobbi Green
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How many have you read?
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The Master and Margarita
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The Trial (Franz Kafka)
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In Search of Lost Time (Marcel Proust)
4
100 Years of Solitude
5
The Man Without Qualities (Robert Musil)
6
The Stranger (Albert Camus)
7
The Magic Mountain (Thomas Mann)
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Memoirs of Hadrian (Margarite Yourcenar)
9
The Little Prince (Antoine De Saint-Exupéry)
10
The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle (Haruki Murakami)
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Journey to the End of the Night (Louis-Ferdinand Céline)
12
A Book of Memories (Péter Nádas)
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13
History: A Novel (Elsa Morante)
14
How It Is (Samuel Beckett)
15
The Death of Virgil
16
The Conformist
17
My Name Is Red (Orhan Pamuk)
18
The Lover (Marguerite Duras)
19
Zeno's Conscience
20
The Savage Detectives
21
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich (Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn)
22
Nausea (Jean-Paul Sartre)
23
The President
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All Our Yesterdays (Natalia Ginzburg)
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25
The Name of the Rose (Umberto Eco)
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The Erasers
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Spring Snow (Yukio Mishima)
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The Feast of the Goat (Mario Vargas Llosa)
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Despair (Vladimir Nabokov)
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The Gospel According to Jesus Christ (Jose Saramago)
31
Fatelessness (Imre Kertész)
32
Children of Gebelawi
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Snow Country (Yasunari Kawabata)
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Beware of Pity (Stefan Zweig)
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The Joke (Milan Kundera)
36
Growth of the Soil
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37
Land of Green Plums
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The Thief's Journal
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Summer in Baden Baden
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The Piano Teacher (Elfriede Jelinek)
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