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Firsts Magazine's Top 100 Omitted From Modern Library List - Page 3

Firsts, the book collecting magazine, solicited reader's suggestions for books omitted from the Modern Library's 100 best novels of the century. These are the top 15 by votes counted and then the remaining 85 of the top 100 in alphabetical order by title.
"Note that thirteen of the top fifteen are American and virtually all of the top 100, barring a few English and Canadian writers. Note also that the Modern Library 100 best novels of the century was novels and several works here are not novels." List sourced from November, 1999 issue of Firsts.
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81
Shogun (James Clavell)
Shogun (James Clavell)
82
Silent Spring (Rachel Carson/USA)
Silent Spring (Rachel Carson/USA)
83
Snow Falling on Cedars (David Guterson)
Snow Falling on Cedars (David Guterson)
84
The Stories of John Cheever (John Cheever)
The Stories of John Cheever (John Cheever)
85
Stranger in a Strange Land (Robert A. Heinlein)
Stranger in a Strange Land (Robert A. Heinlein)
86
A Streetcar Named Desire (Tennessee Williams)
A Streetcar Named Desire (Tennessee Williams)
87
The Tale of Peter Rabbit (Beatrix Potter)
The Tale of Peter Rabbit (Beatrix Potter)
88
Tales of the South Pacific (James A. Michener)
Tales of the South Pacific (James A. Michener)
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89
Tarzan of the Apes (Edgar Rice Burroughs)
Tarzan of the Apes (Edgar Rice Burroughs)
90
This House of Sky: Landscapes of a Western Mind (Ivan Doig)
This House of Sky: Landscapes of a Western Mind (Ivan Doig)
91
Time and Again (Jack Finney)
Time and Again (Jack Finney)
92
Time's Witness (Michael Malone)
Time's Witness (Michael Malone)
93
To the Indies (C.S. Forester)
To the Indies (C.S. Forester)
94
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre
95
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (Betty Smith)
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (Betty Smith)
96
Trinity (Leon Uris)
Trinity (Leon Uris)
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97
The Waste Land (T. S. Eliot)
The Waste Land (T. S. Eliot)
98
Where the Wild Things Are (Maurice Sendak)
Where the Wild Things Are (Maurice Sendak)
99
Wise Blood (Flannery O'Connor)
Wise Blood (Flannery O'Connor)
100
The Woman Warrior (Maxine Hong Kingston)
The Woman Warrior (Maxine Hong Kingston)
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