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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?
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from counterpunch.org · made by Bobbi Green
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The Master and Margarita
The Master and Margarita
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The Trial (Franz Kafka)
The Trial (Franz Kafka)
3
In Search of Lost Time (Marcel Proust)
In Search of Lost Time (Marcel Proust)
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100 Years of Solitude
100 Years of Solitude
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The Man Without Qualities (Robert Musil)
The Man Without Qualities (Robert Musil)
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The Stranger (Albert Camus)
The Stranger (Albert Camus)
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The Magic Mountain (Thomas Mann)
The Magic Mountain (Thomas Mann)
8
Memoirs of Hadrian (Margarite Yourcenar)
Memoirs of Hadrian (Margarite Yourcenar)
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9
The Little Prince (Antoine De Saint-Exupéry)
The Little Prince (Antoine De Saint-Exupéry)
10
The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle (Haruki Murakami)
The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle (Haruki Murakami)
11
Journey to the End of the Night (Louis-Ferdinand Céline)
Journey to the End of the Night (Louis-Ferdinand Céline)
12
A Book of Memories (Péter Nádas)
A Book of Memories (Péter Nádas)
13
History: A Novel (Elsa Morante)
History: A Novel (Elsa Morante)
14
How It Is (Samuel Beckett)
How It Is (Samuel Beckett)
15
The Death of Virgil
The Death of Virgil
16
The Conformist
The Conformist
17
My Name Is Red (Orhan Pamuk)
My Name Is Red (Orhan Pamuk)
18
The Lover (Marguerite Duras)
The Lover (Marguerite Duras)
19
Zeno's Conscience
Zeno's Conscience
20
The Savage Detectives
The Savage Detectives
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21
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich (Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn)
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich (Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn)
22
Nausea (Jean-Paul Sartre)
Nausea (Jean-Paul Sartre)
23
The President
The President
24
All Our Yesterdays (Natalia Ginzburg)
All Our Yesterdays (Natalia Ginzburg)
25
The Name of the Rose (Umberto Eco)
The Name of the Rose (Umberto Eco)
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The Erasers
The Erasers
27
Spring Snow (Yukio Mishima)
Spring Snow (Yukio Mishima)
28
The Feast of the Goat (Mario Vargas Llosa)
The Feast of the Goat (Mario Vargas Llosa)
29
Despair (Vladimir Nabokov)
Despair (Vladimir Nabokov)
30
The Gospel According to Jesus Christ (Jose Saramago)
The Gospel According to Jesus Christ (Jose Saramago)
31
Fatelessness (Imre Kertész)
Fatelessness (Imre Kertész)
32
Children of Gebelawi
Children of Gebelawi
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33
Snow Country (Yasunari Kawabata)
Snow Country (Yasunari Kawabata)
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Beware of Pity (Stefan Zweig)
Beware of Pity (Stefan Zweig)
35
The Joke (Milan Kundera)
The Joke (Milan Kundera)
36
Growth of the Soil
Growth of the Soil
37
Land of Green Plums
Land of Green Plums
38
The Thief's Journal
The Thief's Journal
39
Summer in Baden Baden
Summer in Baden Baden
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The Piano Teacher (Elfriede Jelinek)
The Piano Teacher (Elfriede Jelinek)
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