1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die

1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die

Book - 2006
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1001 Booksis the ultimate guide to all those books you have to read before it is too late.
Publisher: Sydney : c2006
ISBN: 9780733316548
0733316549
Branch Call Number: ANF 028.1 ONET
Characteristics: 960 p. : ill., ports. ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Byrne, Jennifer
Boxall, Peter

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Yavin
Oct 03, 2016

A lot a good stuff in here. I've personally read (or listened to) 14 of the titles here in their entirety and partially read an additional 4. Heard of a lot of the titles (or of their movie counterparts). However there's a lot I hadn't heard about either.

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Liber_vermis
Jun 19, 2013

Unlike other titles in this series, "1001 Books" offers very few duds and many hidden gems. The 1001 books are organized by year of publication in century chapters. Most of the books, all novels, are given a half page outline including remarks about the author. More prominent authors and books receive a lavish 1-2 page presentation with cover and author photographs. Many French, German, Russian and other 'foreign' writers are included but information on English translations has not been provided. Title, author and general word indexes are provided.

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davidehinz
Jun 26, 2011

If you didn't go to college or went to college and did NOT study literature or history then read books like this.
It's a valued experience.

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JLwordplay
Apr 11, 2011

If you ever feel stuck as to what you should read next, take a look through this book. The genres are varied so that there is something for everyone, and the titles included may have you considering authors previously overlooked.

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