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Stanford: The Best English-Language Fiction of the Twentieth Century (Updated)

This is an update of a previous challenge, itself based on a ranking list from Stanford University. 21 books have been added (in positions 201-221). Some "cosmetic improvements" have also been made. Thanks to the original poster Lingtoness. Needless to say, people who used the original challenge (posted in early... read more
Source: web.stanford.edu · Added by Markd9528
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Avg. score: 49 of 221 (22%)
Required scores: 1, 22, 34, 49, 80   
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The Great Gatsby (F. Scott Fitzgerald)
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Nineteen Eighty-Four
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Catch-22 (Joseph Heller)
4
The Grapes of Wrath
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Lolita (Vladimir Nabokov)
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Ulysses
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Animal Farm
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Lord of the Flies (William Golding)
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The Catcher in the Rye
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Slaughter-House-Five
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Brave New World (Aldous Huxley)
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Invisible Man
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13
The Sound and the Fury
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To Kill a Mockingbird (Harper Lee)
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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The Color Purple
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Beloved (Toni Morrison)
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The Sun Also Rises
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Native Son (Richard Wright)
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Gone With the Wind
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On the Road
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To the Lighthouse
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The Lord of the Rings (J.R.R.Tolkien)
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Charlotte's Web
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25
The Age of Innocence (Edith Wharton)
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Farewell to Arms (Ernest Hemingway)
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My Antonia
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Their Eyes Were Watching God
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The Old Man and the Sea (Ernest Hemingway)
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Rebecca
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A Clockwork Orange (Anthony Burgess)
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The Call of the Wild (Jack London)
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The Good Earth (Pearl S. Buck)
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The World According to Garp (John Irving)
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Ethan Frome
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The Hobbit
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37
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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Fahrenheit 451
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The Handmaid's Tale (Margaret Atwood)
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As I Lay Dying (Mississippi)
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