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45 Novels Written in the 19th Century That Deserve a Place on the Modern Bookshelf

The fifty books on this list were all published more than a hundred years ago, and yet remain fresh and exhilarating reads. There's a temptation, of course, to mutter the names Dickens, Tolstoy, and Twain and assume you've covered the 19th century—but a deeper dive proves the novel was alive and well in the 1800s.
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Tom Sawyer
2
Huckleberry Finn
3
The Last of the Mohicans (James Fenimore Cooper)
4
Mcteague (Frank Norris)
5
Little Women (Louisa May Alcott)
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The Red Badge of Courage
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The Scarlet Letter (Nathaniel Hawthorne)
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Pride and Prejudice
9
The Portrait of a Lady
10
Moby Dick
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The Turn of the Screw (Henry James)
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Captains Courageous (Rudyard Kipling)
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13
Alice in Wonderland
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Dracula
15
David Copperfield
16
Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions (Edwin A. Abbott)
17
Emma
18
Far From the Madding Crowd
19
The Island of Doctor Moreau
20
Great Expectations – Charles Dickens
21
Heart of Darkness
22
Ivanhoe (Sir Walter Scott)
23
Jane Eyre
24
Lorna Doone
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25
The Luck of Barry Lyndon (William Makepeace Thackeray)
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Oliver Twist
27
Ton Brown's School Days (Thomas Hughes)
28
Tale of Two Cities (Charles Dickens)
29
The Time Machine (H.G. Wells)
30
Tess of the D'urbervilles
31
Vanity Fair
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The Woman in White (Wilkie Collins)
33
Wuthering Heights
34
Venus in Furs
35
Flowers in the Mirror (Li Ruzhen)
36
The Count of Monte Cristo
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37
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea
38
Anna Karenina
39
Crime and Punishment
40
War and Peace
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