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The Ultimate Book Club: 180 Books You Should Read (Vol2) - Life is a Dream The Awakening Babbitt Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde Sense and Sensibility - cover

The Ultimate Book Club: 180 Books You Should Read (Vol2) - Life is a Dream The Awakening Babbitt Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde Sense and Sensibility

Anonymous, Edgar Allan Poe, Pedro Calderón de la Barca, Charles Dickens, Jane Austen, Alexandre Dumas, Bram Stoker, Jonathan Swift, Joseph Conrad, Daniel Defoe, Washington Irving, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Henry James, Henrik Ibsen, Wilkie Collins, D.H. Lawrence, FRIEDRICH NIETZSCHE, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Anthony Trollope, Laozi Laozi, Kate Chopin, James Fenimore Cooper, Ann Ward Radcliffe, Laurence Sterne, George MacDonald, Lewis Wallace, Robert Louis Stevenson, William Dean Howells, Honoré de Balzac, Emile Zola, Henry Fielding, George Bernard Shaw, Benjamin Franklin, Theodor Storm, Willa Cather, Edith Wharton, Edgar Wallace, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Nikolai Leskov, Sinclair Lewis, Ivan Turgenev, G.K. Chesterton, J. M. Barrie, Virginia Woolf, John Buchan, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Rabindranath Tagore, Jerome K. Jerome, W. B. Yeats, Kenneth Grahame, Kakuzo Okakura, Kurt Vonnegut, E.M. Forster, H. G. Wells, Nikolai Gogol, William Walker Atkinson, Elizabeth von Arnim, Victor Hugo, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Cao Xueqin, Emil Coué, L. M. Montgomery, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Dante, Thomas Hardy, Valmiki, Kalidasa, Jules Verne, Bankim Chandra Chatterjee, George and Weedon Grossmith, Leo Tolstoy, Gaston Leroux, P. B. Shelley, JOHN MILTON, Machiavelli, Stendhal, Confucius, W. Somerset Maugham, Gustave Flaubert, Sir Walter Scott, Ford Madox Ford, Homer Homer

Publisher: Good Press

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The Ultimate Book Club: 180 Books You Should Read (Vol.2) heralds a grand assembly of masterpieces, weaving together a rich tapestry of literary excellence that spans centuries, continents, and genres. The collection boasts an array of literary styles, from the nuanced psychological narratives of Fyodor Dostoyevsky to the pioneering science fiction of H.G. Wells, and from the intricate social commentaries of Jane Austen to the existential musings of Friedrich Nietzsche. It cultivates an absorbing dialogue between the traditions of Western literature and the philosophical depths of Eastern works, such as those by Confucius and Laozi. Significant for its diversity and depth, the anthology showcases the evolving landscape of literary forms, capturing the universal human experience in its myriad expressions. The contributing authors and editors, each a luminary in their own right, bring to this collection an unparalleled depth of cultural, historical, and literary insight. Their backgrounds span the gamut of the 18th to 20th centuries, reflecting major literary movements from Enlightenment thought to Romanticism, Realism, and beyond. Authors like Virginia Woolf and Kafka represent the transition to Modernism, exploring new narrative techniques. Their collective works offer a panoramic view of human thought and societal developments, encapsulating pivotal moments in history and the perennial themes of love, conflict, ambition, and despair. For the ardent bibliophile, The Ultimate Book Club: 180 Books You Should Read (Vol.2) offers an unrivaled journey through the landmarks of global literature. It invites readers to immerse themselves in the richness of human expression, challenging perceptions and broadening horizons. This volume is not merely a collection of texts but a bridge connecting varied epochs, cultures, and philosophies. It stands as a testament to the enduring power of literature to illuminate the human condition, making it an essential addition to any discerning reader's collection.
Available since: 12/17/2023.
Print length: 27947 pages.

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