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Markd9528's Literature Highlights 1940-1949

This list features the cream of 1940s literature worldwide. It is a blend of the most acclaimed and/or popular works from the following challenges:
--- "Literature in the 1940s", originally published by a 'private user' at the start of 2021.
--- "The Chronology of American Literature in the 20th Century: 1940-1949", published by me in 2019.
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Sapphira and the Slave Girl (Willa Cather)
Sapphira and the Slave Girl (Willa Cather)
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Farewell, My Lovely (Raymond Chandler)
Farewell, My Lovely (Raymond Chandler)
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The Ox-Bow Incident (Walter Van Tilburg Clark)
The Ox-Bow Incident (Walter Van Tilburg Clark)
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For Whom the Bell Tolls (Ernest Hemingway)
For Whom the Bell Tolls (Ernest Hemingway)
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The Hamlet (William Faulkner)
The Hamlet (William Faulkner)
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The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter (Carson McCullers)
The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter (Carson McCullers)
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Fables for Our Time and Famous Poems Illustrated (James Thurber)
Fables for Our Time and Famous Poems Illustrated (James Thurber)
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The Pilgrim Hawk (Glenway Wescott)
The Pilgrim Hawk (Glenway Wescott)
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You Can't Go Home Again (Thomas Wolfe)
You Can't Go Home Again (Thomas Wolfe)
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Native Son (Richard Wright)
Native Son (Richard Wright)
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The Power and the Glory (Graham Greene)
The Power and the Glory (Graham Greene)
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The Tartar Steppe (Dino Buzzati)
The Tartar Steppe (Dino Buzzati)
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Between the Acts (Virginia Woolf)
Between the Acts (Virginia Woolf)
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Mildred Pierce (James M. Cain)
Mildred Pierce (James M. Cain)
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Saratoga Trunk (Edna Ferber)
Saratoga Trunk (Edna Ferber)
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The Last Tycoon (F. Scott Fitzgerald)
The Last Tycoon (F. Scott Fitzgerald)
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In This Our Life (Ellen Glasgow)
In This Our Life (Ellen Glasgow)
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Frenchman's Creek (Daphne Du Maurier)
Frenchman's Creek (Daphne Du Maurier)
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The Garden of Forking Paths (Jorge Luis Borges)
The Garden of Forking Paths (Jorge Luis Borges)
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Reflections in a Golden Eye (Carson McCullers)
Reflections in a Golden Eye (Carson McCullers)
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The Robber Bridegroom (Eudora Welty)
The Robber Bridegroom (Eudora Welty)
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My Theodosia (Anya Seton)
My Theodosia (Anya Seton)
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A Curtain of Green and Other Stories (Eudora Welty)
A Curtain of Green and Other Stories (Eudora Welty)
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Dragon Seed (Pearl S. Buck)
Dragon Seed (Pearl S. Buck)
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The Robe (Lloyd C. Douglas)
The Robe (Lloyd C. Douglas)
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Go Down Moses (William Faulkner)
Go Down Moses (William Faulkner)
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Hangover Square (Patrick Hamilton)
Hangover Square (Patrick Hamilton)
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The Moon Is Down (John Steinbeck)
The Moon Is Down (John Steinbeck)
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Being and Nothingness (Jean-Paul Sartre)
Being and Nothingness (Jean-Paul Sartre)
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The Myth of Sisyphus (Albert Camus)
The Myth of Sisyphus (Albert Camus)
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My World and Welcome to It (James Thurber)
My World and Welcome to It (James Thurber)
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The Screwtape Letters (C.S. Lewis)
The Screwtape Letters (C.S. Lewis)
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Two Serious Ladies (Jane Bowles)
Two Serious Ladies (Jane Bowles)
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The Lady in the Lake (Raymond Chandler)
The Lady in the Lake (Raymond Chandler)
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The Stranger (Albert Camus)
The Stranger (Albert Camus)
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Winter's Tales (Isak Dinesen)
Winter's Tales (Isak Dinesen)
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Johnny Tremain (Esther Forbes)
Johnny Tremain (Esther Forbes)
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The Flies (Jean-Paul Sartre)
The Flies (Jean-Paul Sartre)
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The Fountainhead (Ayn Rand)
The Fountainhead (Ayn Rand)
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The Glass Bead Game (Hermann Hesse)
The Glass Bead Game (Hermann Hesse)
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