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75 Highly Recommended Classic Books

This is a list of books, all published before the year 2000, that have been recommended to me and I have very much enjoyed. I'm sharing in the hope that you might enjoy them too.
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Adventures of Sherlock Holmes – Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Adventures of Sherlock Holmes – Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
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All Quiet on the Western Front
All Quiet on the Western Front
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American Psycho (Bret Easton Ellis)
American Psycho (Bret Easton Ellis)
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Arabian Nights' Entertainments (Anonymous)
Arabian Nights' Entertainments (Anonymous)
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5
At Swim-Two-Birds
At Swim-Two-Birds
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The Awakening
The Awakening
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The Bell Jar (Sylvia Plath)
The Bell Jar (Sylvia Plath)
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Beloved (Toni Morrison)
Beloved (Toni Morrison)
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Birdsong
Birdsong
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Bleak House – Charles Dickens
Bleak House – Charles Dickens
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Brave New World (Aldous Huxley)
Brave New World (Aldous Huxley)
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Candide
Candide
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13
Catch-22 (Joseph Heller)
Catch-22 (Joseph Heller)
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The Catcher in the Rye
The Catcher in the Rye
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A Clockwork Orange (Anthony Burgess)
A Clockwork Orange (Anthony Burgess)
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The Colour Purple - Alice Walker
The Colour Purple - Alice Walker
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Count of Monte Cristo – Alexandre Dumas
Count of Monte Cristo – Alexandre Dumas
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Crime and Punishment – Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Crime and Punishment – Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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Disgrace (J. M. Coetzee)
Disgrace (J. M. Coetzee)
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Don Quixote
Don Quixote
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21
Dracula – Bram Stoker
Dracula – Bram Stoker
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Dubliners (James Joyce)
Dubliners (James Joyce)
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Far From the Madding Crowd - Thomas Hardy
Far From the Madding Crowd - Thomas Hardy
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Frankenstein
Frankenstein
25
The God of Small Things (Arundhati Roy)
The God of Small Things (Arundhati Roy)
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The Golden Notebook
The Golden Notebook
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Gone With the Wind – Margaret Mitchell
Gone With the Wind – Margaret Mitchell
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The Great Gatsby (F. Scott Fitzgerald)
The Great Gatsby (F. Scott Fitzgerald)
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29
Gulliver's Travels
Gulliver's Travels
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The Handmaid's Tale (Margaret Atwood)
The Handmaid's Tale (Margaret Atwood)
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The Hobbit – JRR Tolkien
The Hobbit – JRR Tolkien
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If on a Winters Night a Traveller
If on a Winters Night a Traveller
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Invisible Man
Invisible Man
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Iris Murdoch: The Sea, the Sea
Iris Murdoch: The Sea, the Sea
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Ivanhoe (Sir Walter Scott)
Ivanhoe (Sir Walter Scott)
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Jane Eyre – Charlotte Bronte
Jane Eyre – Charlotte Bronte
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The Joy Luck Club (Amy Tan)
The Joy Luck Club (Amy Tan)
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Last Orders (Graham Swift)
Last Orders (Graham Swift)
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Lolita
Lolita
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London Fields (Martin Amis)
London Fields (Martin Amis)
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