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The Bucket List Collection: Masterpieces You Should Read Before You Die - Leaves of Grass Siddhartha Dubliners Les Misérables Don Quixote Art of War Middlemarch Swann's Way… - cover

The Bucket List Collection: Masterpieces You Should Read Before You Die - Leaves of Grass Siddhartha Dubliners Les Misérables Don Quixote Art of War Middlemarch Swann's Way…

Edgar Allan Poe, George Eliot, Benito Pérez Galdós, William Shakespeare, Juan Valera, Pedro Calderón de la Barca, Charles Dickens, Lewis Carroll, Mark Twain, Louisa May Alcott, Jane Austen, Oscar Wilde, Herman Melville, Alexandre Dumas, Bram Stoker, Jonathan Swift, Joseph Conrad, Charlotte Brontë, Daniel Defoe, Henry David Thoreau, L. Frank Baum, Emily Brönte, Washington Irving, Walt Whitman, Niccolo Machiavelli, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Henry James, Henrik Ibsen, Wilkie Collins, D.H. Lawrence, FRIEDRICH NIETZSCHE, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Giovanni Boccaccio, Marcus Aurelius, Laozi Laozi, Kate Chopin, James Fenimore Cooper, Ann Ward Radcliffe, Frederick Douglass, William Makepeace Thackeray, Laurence Sterne, Anne Brontë, George MacDonald, Lewis Wallace, Robert Louis Stevenson, John Keats, William Dean Howells, Honoré de Balzac, Emile Zola, Henry Fielding, Anton Chekhov, Marcel Proust, George Bernard Shaw, Charles Baudelaire, Theodor Storm, Sun Tzu, H.P. Lovecraft, Frances Hodgson Burnett, Willa Cather, Edith Wharton, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Mary Shelley, Ivan Turgenev, G.K. Chesterton, Rudyard Kipling, J. M. Barrie, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Rabindranath Tagore, W. B. Yeats, Kahlil Gibran, Kenneth Grahame, Kakuzo Okakura, Hermann Hesse, E.M. Forster, Plato, H. G. Wells, Nikolai Gogol, Arthur Conan Doyle, C. S. Lewis, Inazô Nitobe, Elizabeth von Arnim, Victor Hugo, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Cao Xueqin, James Joyce, T.S. Eliot, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Dante, Apuleius, Thomas Hardy, Valmiki, Jack London, Kalidasa, Jules Verne, Soseki Natsume, Bankim Chandra Chatterjee, Miguel de Cervantes, Leo Tolstoy, Gaston Leroux, P. B. Shelley, Princess Der Ling, JOHN MILTON, George Weedon Grossmith, M. Montgomery, Stendhal, Confucius, Voltaire, Gustave Flaubert, Sir Walter Scott, Homer Homer

Publisher: Good Press

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The Bucket List Collection: Masterpieces You Should Read Before You Die presents an ambitious cross-section of the most pivotal and influential works in the global literary canon, from the earliest artifacts of written culture to the seminal texts of modernism. Encompassing a spectrum that ranges from the epic poetry of Homer to the existential novels of Dostoyevsky and the whimsical narratives of Lewis Carroll, this collection celebrates the remarkable diversity and evolutionary trajectory of literary forms. Through its curated selection, the anthology invites readers to explore varied narrative techniques, thematic explorations, and the rich tapestry of social, political, and personal reflections encapsulated within these masterpieces, serving as a panoramic lens through which the history of human thought is viewed. The contributing authors and editors, giants in their own rights, collectively represent the zenith of literary achievement across cultures and epochs. Figures like Plato, Shakespeare, Goethe, and Austen, among others, not only defined their respective literary eras but also contributed to broader discourse, reflecting and shaping the societal values and philosophical ponderings of their time. This anthology bridges the temporal and geographical divides, aligning works that hail from diverse cultural backgrounds and literary movementsranging from the Renaissance to Romanticism, Realism to Modernisminto a cohesive dialogue that enriches the readers perception of what literature can aspire to be. The Bucket List Collection is an essential volume for any serious reader or scholar looking to immerse themselves in the foundational texts of human culture and intellect. Beyond its educational value, it offers a unique opportunity to experience the breadth of human emotion, the depth of philosophical inquiry, and the sheer beauty of linguistic expression across ages and continents. Readers are encouraged to delve into these pages, not merely as an academic exercise but as a journey through the myriad landscapes of human creativity and intellect, fostering a deeper appreciation for the profound connections that bind these works together in the continuing story of literature.
Available since: 12/10/2023.
Print length: 47067 pages.

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