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Goodreads Best Books of All Time: The World Library List - Page 2

100 Books chosen by 100 writers worldwide, compiled by The Norwegian Book Club, and then voted on by Goodreads users. In descending rank order.
Last seen on this website c. 2014, here is a chance for list challengers to post an up-to-date score as at November 2021 (not that there's anything wrong with repetition.)
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The Idiot (Fyodor Dostoevsky)
The Idiot (Fyodor Dostoevsky)
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Hunger (Knut Hamsun)
Hunger (Knut Hamsun)
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The Collected Tales of Edgar Allan Poe (Edgar Allan Poe)
The Collected Tales of Edgar Allan Poe (Edgar Allan Poe)
44
Pippi Longstocking (Astrid Lingden)
Pippi Longstocking (Astrid Lingden)
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45
Beloved (Toni Morrison)
Beloved (Toni Morrison)
46
Blindness (Jose Saramago)
Blindness (Jose Saramago)
47
Things Fall Apart (Chinua Achebe)
Things Fall Apart (Chinua Achebe)
48
The Magic Mountain (Thomas Mann)
The Magic Mountain (Thomas Mann)
49
The Death of Ivan Ilyich (Leo Tolstoy)
The Death of Ivan Ilyich (Leo Tolstoy)
50
Dead Souls (Nikolai Gogol)
Dead Souls (Nikolai Gogol)
51
Middlemarch (George Eliot)
Middlemarch (George Eliot)
52
Midnight's Children (Salman Rushdie)
Midnight's Children (Salman Rushdie)
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53
The Epic of Gilgamesh (Unknown)
The Epic of Gilgamesh (Unknown)
54
Three Novels: Molloy, Malone Dies, the Unnamable (Samuel Beckett)
Three Novels: Molloy, Malone Dies, the Unnamable (Samuel Beckett)
55
Diary of a Madman and Other Stories (Lu Xun)
Diary of a Madman and Other Stories (Lu Xun)
56
A Doll's House (Henrik Ibsen)
A Doll's House (Henrik Ibsen)
57
Invisible Man (Ralph Ellison)
Invisible Man (Ralph Ellison)
58
Leaves of Grass (Walt Whitman)
Leaves of Grass (Walt Whitman)
59
The Decameron (Giovanni Boccaccio)
The Decameron (Giovanni Boccaccio)
60
Père Goriot (Honoré De Balzac)
Père Goriot (Honoré De Balzac)
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61
Selected Stories of Anton Chekhov (Anton Chekhov)
Selected Stories of Anton Chekhov (Anton Chekhov)
62
The Aeneid (Virgil)
The Aeneid (Virgil)
63
The Castle (Franz Kafka)
The Castle (Franz Kafka)
64
Metamorphoses (Ovid)
Metamorphoses (Ovid)
65
The Complete Stories (Franz Kafka)
The Complete Stories (Franz Kafka)
66
Medea (Euripides)
Medea (Euripides)
67
The Mahabharata (Vyasa)
The Mahabharata (Vyasa)
68
The Tin Drum (Günter Grass)
The Tin Drum (Günter Grass)
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69
The Red and the Black (Stendhal)
The Red and the Black (Stendhal)
70
Memoirs of Hadrian (Margarite Yourcenar)
Memoirs of Hadrian (Margarite Yourcenar)
71
Buddenbrooks (Thomas Mann)
Buddenbrooks (Thomas Mann)
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Absalom, Absalom! (William Faulkner)
Absalom, Absalom! (William Faulkner)
73
Demons (Fyodor Dostoevsky)
Demons (Fyodor Dostoevsky)
74
The Ramayana (Valmiki)
The Ramayana (Valmiki)
75
Sons and Lovers (D.H. Lawrence)
Sons and Lovers (D.H. Lawrence)
76
The Complete Essays (Michel De Montaigne)
The Complete Essays (Michel De Montaigne)
77
Pedro Páramo (Juan Rulfo)
Pedro Páramo (Juan Rulfo)
78
Wuthering Heights (Emily Brontë)
Wuthering Heights (Emily Brontë)
79
The Golden Notebook (Doris Lessing)
The Golden Notebook (Doris Lessing)
80
The Book of Job (Anonymous)
The Book of Job (Anonymous)
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