20th Century Books


The Novels and Tales of Robert Louis Stevenson, 24 volumes, Robert Louis Stevenson, 1900

Droll Stories, Honoré de Balzac, 1901

A French and English Dictionary, Hjalmar Edgren, 1901

Johnnie Courteau and Other Poems, William Henry Drummond, 1901

The Works of Honoré de Balzac, (Cousin Betty, Cousin Pons, Volume 11), Honoré de Balzac, 1901

The Works of Voltaire, 42 volumes, 1901

Universal Classics Library, Edition De Luxe, 19 volumes, 1901

The Works of James Whitcomb Riley, 14 volumes, James Whitcomb Riley, 1901-1908

Works of William Shakespeare, Edition De Luxe, 20 volumes, William Shakespeare, 1901

The Complete Poetical Works of Edgar Allen Poe, Edgar Allen Poe, 1902

The Complete Works of Henry Fielding, 16 volumes, 1902

The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri, Translated by Charles Eliot Norton, 1902

The Novels of Samuel Richardson, 19 volumes, 1902

The Life Work of Henri Rene Guy de Maupassant Embracing Romance, Travel, Comedy & Verse, Vol 1, 3-7, 9-17, Guy de Maupassant, 1903

Courtiers and Favorites of Royalty, 20 Volumes, 1903

Hakluyt's Voyages, 12 Volumes, Richard Hakluyt, 1903

The Prime Minister, Volumes 1-3, Anthony Trollope, 1903

The Complete Writings of James Russell Lowell, 16 Volumes, 1904

The Essays of Elia, Charles Lamb, 1904

On the Study of Celtic Literature; and On Translating Homer, Matthew Arnold, 1904

The Roxburghe Library of Classics, 30 volumes, 1904

The Works of Gustave Flaubert, Walter J. Black, 1904

Her Letter, Bret Harte, 1905

The Works of Edward Gibbon, 14 volumes, 1907

Complete Poems in English - Milton, Harvard Classics (Volume 4), Charles W Eliot, 1909

Emerson's Essays, Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1909

The Modern Readers' Shakespeare, Volumes 1-10, Henry Norman Hudson, 1909

The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri, Harvard Classics (Volume 20), Charles W Eliot, 1909

The Works of Rudyard Kipling, Volume 7. Edition De Luxe. The Story of the Gadsbys, 1909

Letters of Hawthorne to William D. Ticknor 1851 - 1864, 2 Volumes, 1910

Cases on criminal procedure: Selected from decisions of English and American courts, William Ephraim Mikell, 1912

The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language, 1914

Master and Man and Other Tales, Leo Tolstoy, 1914

The Gilded Age, 2 Volumes, Mark Twain, 1915

Virgin Soil, 2 Volumes, Ivan Turgenev, 1917

Redemption and Two Other Plays,  Leo Tolstoy, 1919

Leaves of Grass, Walt Whitman, 1921

Mademoiselle Fifi and Other Stories, Guy de Maupassant, 1922

The Memoirs of Jacques Casanova, Two Volumes, 1922

Les Trois Mousquetaires, Alexandre Dumas, 1923 (French)

The World Book (Encyclopedia), 10 Volumes, 1924

The Works of Anatole France, Autograph Edition, Volumes 2-30, Anatole France, 1924

Moll Flanders, Daniel Defoe, 1925

O. Henry, The Biographical Edition, 17 Volumes, O. Henry, 1925

The Guermantes Way, Marcel Proust, 1925

Francois Villon: A Documented Survey,  D.B. Wyndham Lewis, 1928

Memoirs of the Count De Grammont, Count Anthony Hamilton, 1928

Beethoven the Creator, Romain Rolland, 1929

Storia Dell'Arte Italiana Volume IX. La Pittura del Cinquecento Parte IV, Adolpho Venturi, 1929

The Magic Skin, Honoré de Balzac, 1930

Three Stories by Washington Irving, 3 Volumes, 1930

Balzac's Masterpieces: Ten Novels, Honoré Balzac, 1931

The Crime of Sylvestre Bonnard, Anatole France, 1931

The Education of Henry Adams, Henry Adams, 1931

Children of the Frost, Jack Frost, 1932

Eight Famous Elizabethan Plays, 1932

The Intimate Notebooks of George Jean Nathan, George Jean Nathan, 1932

Remembrance of Things Past, Two Volumes, Marcel Proust, 1934

The Essays of Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1934

The Forty Days of Musa Dagh, Franz Werfel, 1934

Webster's New International Dictionary of the English Language, W. T. Harris, 1934

The Family Mark Twain, Mark Twain, 1935

The Story of Manon Lescaut, Abbe Prévost D'Exiles, 1935

The Complete Works of Rabelais, Francois Rabelais, 1936

David Copperfield, Charles Dickens, 1937

The Basic Writings of Sigmund Freud, 1938

A Tale of Two Cities, Charles Dickens, 1938

The Poems and Plays of Alfred Lord Tenneyson, Alfred Tennyson, 1938

Great Expectations, Charles Dickens, 1939

South Wind, Norman Douglas, 1939

The Adventures of Oliver Twist, Charles Dickens, 1939

The Antigone of Sophocles, Sophocles, 1939

The Vicar of Wakefield, Oliver Goldsmith, 1939

Dangerous Acquaintances, Choderlos de Laclos, 1940

My Name is Aram, William Saroyan, 1940

The Decameron, Giovanni Boccaccio, 1940

The Old Wives' Tale, Arnold Bennett, 1940

The Web and the Rock, Thomas Wolfe, 1940

Fathers and Sons, Ivan Turgenev, 1941

The Collected Short Stories of Ring Lardner, 1941

The Count of Monte Cristo, Alexander Dumas, 1941

The Daring Young Man on the Flying Trapeze and Other Stories, William Saroyan, 1941

Droll Stories, Honoré de Balzac, 1942

Germinal, Émile Zola, 1942

Moll Flanders, Daniel Defoe, 1942

The Gods Are A-Thirst, Anatole France, 1942

Plato: Five Great Dialogues, Plato, 1942

The Pilgrim's Progress, John Bunyan, 1942

Collected Stories of William Faulkner, William Faulkner, 1943

Famous French Novels, Seven Modern Condensations, Cameron Hyde, 1943

Jane Eyre / Wuthering Heights (Two Volumes), Charlotte Bronte; Emily Bronte, 1943

Moby Dick, Herman Melville, 1943

The Human Comedy, William Saroyan, 1943

Of Time and the River, Thomas Wolfe, 1944

Tales of the Gold Rush, Bret Harte, 1944

Gulliver's Travels, Jonathan Swift, 1945

Anna Karenina, Leo Tolstoy, 1946

The Essays of Michel de Montaigne, 1946

Old Goriot, Honoré de Balzac, 1946

The Adventures of Wesley Jackson, William Saroyan, 1947

Treasury of Short Stories, Favorites of the Past Hundred Years, edited by Bernandine Kielty, 1947

 A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, Mark Twain, 1948

Reader's Encyclopedia of World Literature & the Arts, William Rose Benet, 1948

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Mark Twain, 1948

The Naked and the Dead, Norman Mailer, 1948

Crainquebille, Anatole France, 1949

The Pickwick Papers, Charles Dickens, 1949

Light in August, William Faulkner, 1950

Crime and Punishment, Fyodor Dostoevsky, 1951

Anna Karenina, Leo Tolstoy, 1952

Selected Short Stories of Franz Kafka, 1952

The Revolt of the Angels, Anatole France, 1953

L'Allegro / Il Penseroso, John Milton, 1954

The Story of Reynard the Fox, J.W. von Goethe, 1954

The Charterhouse of Parma, Stendhal, 1955

The Counterfeiters, Andre Gide, 1955

The Shock of Recognition, Edmund Wilson, 1955

The Beach of Falesá, Robert Louis Stevenson, 1956

The Bostonians, Henry James, 1956

Tess of the D'Urbervilles, Thomas Hardy, 1956

The Idiot: A Novel in Four Parts, Fyodor Dostoevsky, 1956

The Works of Plato, Plato, 1956

Look Homeward, Angel, Thomas Wolfe, 1957

The Castle, Franz Kafka, 1957

The Last Days of Pompeii, Lord Lytton, 1957

Crime and Punishment, Fyodor Dostoevsky, 1958

Critique of Pure Reason, Immanuel Kant, 1958

Doctor Zhivago, Boris Pasternak, 1958

Sanctuary, William Faulkner, 1958

The Odyssey: A Modern Sequel, Nikos Kazantzakis, 1958

Aristophanes: The Frogs and the Birds, 1959

Wilhelm Meister's Apprenticeship, J.W. von Goethe, 1959

Tono-Bungay, H.G. Wells, 1960

Down and Out in Paris and London, George Orwell, 1961

Eugénie Grandet, Honoré de Balzac, 1961

Nostromo: A Tale of the Seaboard, Joseph Conrad, 1961

The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night, 1962 (reprint)

Journals & Other Documents on the Life & Voyages of Christopher Columbus, 1963

Peter Ibbetson, George du Maurier, 1963

Resurrection, Leo Tolstoy, 1963

Tartuffe & The Would-be Gentleman, Molière, 1963

The Life of Samuel Johnson, 3 Volumes, James Boswell, 1963

Absalom! Absalom!, William Faulkner, 1964

Childhood, Boyhood, Youth, Leo Tolstoy, 1964

The Man of Property, John Galsworthy, 1964

The Metamorphoses of Ovid, 1964

The Prince and the Pauper, Mark Twain, 1964

The Way of All Flesh, Samuel Butler, 1964

Read With Me, Thomas B. Costain, 1965

The Master of Ballantrae, Robert Louis Stevenson, 1965

Three Plays of Henrik Ibsen, 1965

A Tramp Abroad, Mark Twain, 1966

Twice-Told Tales, Nathaniel Hawthorne, 1966

Two Plays of Anton Chekhov, 1966

Dubliners, Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, James Joyce, 1967

Diedrich Knickerbocker's History of New-York, Washington Irving, 1968

A Journal of the Plague Year, Daniel Defoe, 1968

Russian Folk Tales, 1970

The Chouans, Honoré de Balzac, 1972

The Debacle, Emile Zola, 1973

Finnegans Wake, James Joyce, 1976

The Gulag Archipelago, Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, 1978

Lord Arthur Savile's Crime and Other Stories, Oscar Wilde, 1979

Nine Stories by J.D. Salinger, 1979

Paradise Lost, John Milton, 1979

Cosmos, Carl Sagan, 1980

Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen, 1980

The Three Musketeers, Alexander Dumas, 1980

In Search of Schrödinger's Cat: Quantum Physics and Reality, John Gribbin, 1984

Neuromancer, William Gibson, 1984

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Mark Twain, 1986

The Picture of Dorian Gray, Oscar Wilde, 1986

Invisible Man, Ralph Ellison, 1989

Desert Solitaire, Edward Abbey, 1990

The Sound and the Fury, William Faulkner, 1990

The Tin Drum, Gunter Grass, 1990

The Jolly Corner and Other Tales, Henry James, 1991

Midnight's Children, Salman Rushdie, 1991

The Age of Reason, Jean-Paul Sartre, 1992

Saucerful of Secrets: The Pink Floyd Odyssey, Nicholas Schaffner, 1992

The Wit and Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln, Anthony Gross, 1992

The Origin of Species, Charles Darwin, 1993

The Stranger, Albert Camus, 1993

Webster's New World Encyclopedia, Merriam-Webster, 1993

Things Fall Apart, Chinua Achebe, 1994

Catch-22, Joseph Heller, 1996

The Island of Dr. Moreau, H.G. Wells, 1996

Chamber's Autobiographical Dictionary, Melanie Parry, 1997

A Brief History of Time, Stephen Hawking, 1998

Brave New World, Aldous Huxley, 1998

One Hundred Years of Solitude, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, 1998

You Can't Go Home Again, Thomas Wolfe, 1998

Blindness, Jose Saramago, 1999

The Border Trilogy, Cormac McCarthy, 1999

On the Road, Jack Kerouac, 1999

The Prince, Niccolo Machiavelli, 1999

Slaughterhouse-five, Kurt Vonnegut, 1999

Thus Spake Zarathustra, Friedrich Nietzsche, 1999