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World Literature for Adults


Aesop's fables by retold in verse by Tom Paxton; illustrated by Robert Rayevsky

Pride and prejudice by Jane Austen; edited with notes by Vivien Jones

Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte; with an introduction by Joyce Carol Oates

The good earth by Pearl S. Buck; introduced and edited by Peter Conn

A tale of two cities by Charles Dickens

Crime and punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky; translated by Constance Garnett

The three musketeers by Alexandre Dumas; translated by Lowell Bair

A doll's house by Henrik Ibsen

Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam by translated into English verse by Edward FitzGerald

Moby-Dick by Herman Melville

Gone with the wind by Margaret Mitchell

The guide: a novel by R.K. Narayan

The Plays of Eugene O'Neill by O'Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953

The grapes of wrath by John Steinbeck; introduction and notes by Robert DeMott

Around the world in eighty days by Jules Verne; with a new introduction by Herbert Lottman; revised and updated translation by Jacqueline Rogers

Candide by Voltaire; translated by Lowell Bair; with an appreciation by Andre Maurois; illustrations by Sheilah Beckett


The museum of innocence by Orhan Pamuk; translated from the Turkish by Maureen Freely

The redbreast by Jo Nesbø; translated from the Norwegian by Don Bartlett

Theft: a love story by Peter Carey

The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith

The forest lover by Susan Vreeland

Shadow princess: a novel by Indu Sundaresan

The devil's whisper by Miyuki Miyabe; translated by Deborah Iwabuchi

Three stations: an Arkady Renko novel by Martin Cruz Smith

Dreaming in French: a novel by Megan McAndrew

Pride and avarice by Nicholas Coleridge

Venetia Kelly's traveling show: a novel by Frank Delaney

Assassins of Athens by Jeffrey Siger