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A list of American writer Russell Banks’ favorite books.

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The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer

The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer Nevill Coghill’s masterly and vivid modern English verse translation with all the vigor and poetry of Chaucer’s fourteenth-century Middle English. In The
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The Odyssey by Homer

The Odyssey by Homer The great epic of Western literature, translated by the acclaimed classicist Robert Fagles Robert Fagles, winner of the PEN/Ralph Manheim Medal for Translation and a 1996 Academy
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Don Quixote by Cervantes Saavedra

Don Quixote by Cervantes Saavedra Don Quixote has become so entranced reading tales of chivalry that he decides to turn knight errant himself. In the company of his faithful squire, Sancho Panza, the
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The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner “I give you the mausoleum of all hope and desire. . . . I give it to you not that you may remember time, but that you might forget it now and then for
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War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy

War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy From the award-winning translators of Anna Karenina and The Brothers Karamazov comes this magnificent new translation of Tolstoy’s masterwork. War and Peace broadly
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Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert

Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert This exquisite novel tells the story of one of the most compelling heroines in modern literature–Emma Bovary. Unhappily married to a devoted, clumsy provincial
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The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky

The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoevsky The Brothers Karamazov is a passionate philosophical novel set in 19th century Russia, that enters deeply into the ethical debates of God, free will, and mo
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Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain Referring to Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, H. L. Mencken noted that his discovery of this classic American novel was “the most stupendous event of
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One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez One Hundred Years of Solitude tells the story of the rise and fall, birth and death of the mythical town of Macondo through the history of the B
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Moby-Dick or, The Whale by Herman Melville

Moby-Dick or, The Whale by Herman Melville So Melville wrote of his masterpiece, one of the greatest works of imaginations in literary history. In part, Moby-Dick is the story of an eerily compelling
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