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Waterstones Books of the Century

Waterstones bookstore chain released this list in 1997 based on the results of their Books of the Century Poll.
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The Lord of the Rings (J.R.R.Tolkien)
The Lord of the Rings (J.R.R.Tolkien)
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1984 (George Orwell)
1984 (George Orwell)
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Animal Farm
Animal Farm
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Ulysses (James Joyce)
Ulysses (James Joyce)
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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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To Kill a Mockingbird (Harper Lee)
To Kill a Mockingbird (Harper Lee)
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One Hundred Years of Solitude (Gabriel Garcia Marquez)
One Hundred Years of Solitude (Gabriel Garcia Marquez)
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The Grapes of Wrath (John Steinbeck)
The Grapes of Wrath (John Steinbeck)
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Trainspotting
Trainspotting
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Wild Swans
Wild Swans
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The Great Gatsby (F. Scott Fitzgerald)
The Great Gatsby (F. Scott Fitzgerald)
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Lord of the Flies (William Golding)
Lord of the Flies (William Golding)
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On the Road (Jack Kerouac)
On the Road (Jack Kerouac)
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Brave New World (Aldous Huxley)
Brave New World (Aldous Huxley)
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The Wind in the Willows (Kenneth Grahame)
The Wind in the Willows (Kenneth Grahame)
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Winnie-The-Pooh (A. A. Milne)
Winnie-The-Pooh (A. A. Milne)
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The Color Purple (Alice Walker)
The Color Purple (Alice Walker)
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The Hobbit (J.R.R. Tolkien)
The Hobbit (J.R.R. Tolkien)
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The Stranger (Albert Camus)
The Stranger (Albert Camus)
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The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe (C.S. Lewis)
The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe (C.S. Lewis)
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The Trial (Franz Kafka)
The Trial (Franz Kafka)
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Gone With the Wind (Margaret Mitchell)
Gone With the Wind (Margaret Mitchell)
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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (Douglas Adams)
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (Douglas Adams)
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Midnight's Children (Salman Rushdie)
Midnight's Children (Salman Rushdie)
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The Diary of a Young Girl
The Diary of a Young Girl
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A Clockwork Orange (Anthony Burgess)
A Clockwork Orange (Anthony Burgess)
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Sons and Lovers (D.H. Lawrence)
Sons and Lovers (D.H. Lawrence)
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To the Lighthouse
To the Lighthouse
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If This Is a Man
If This Is a Man
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Lolita (Vladimir Nabokov)
Lolita (Vladimir Nabokov)
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The Wasp Factory - Iain Banks
The Wasp Factory - Iain Banks
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Remembrance of Things Past
Remembrance of Things Past
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Roald Dahl)
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Roald Dahl)
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Of Mice and Men
Of Mice and Men
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Beloved, by Toni Morrison
Beloved, by Toni Morrison
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Possession
Possession
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Heart of Darkness (Joseph Conrad)
Heart of Darkness (Joseph Conrad)
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A Passage to India (E.M. Forster)
A Passage to India (E.M. Forster)
40
Watership Down (Richard Adams)
Watership Down (Richard Adams)
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