BEFORE or AFTER: Literature

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Can you determine whether each piece of literature was published before (B) or after (A) the given year?

Updated Apr 6, 2014

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Text (Author)Before or After?Year
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Mark Twain)1875
The Hobbit (J.R.R. Tolkien)1930
Moby Dick (Herman Melville)1860
Invisible Man (Ralph Ellison)1960
Don Quixote (Miguel de Cervantes)1630
Nineteen Eighty-Four (George Orwell)1940
Pride and Prejudice (Jane Austen)1800
A Tale of Two Cities (Charles Dickens)1865
Ulysses (James Joyce)1920
The Catcher in the Rye (J.D. Salinger)1960
Hamlet (William Shakespeare)1615
The Lord of the Rings (J.R.R. Tolkien)1960
War and Peace (Leo Tolstoy)1860
A Doll's House (Henrik Ibsen)1890
Animal Farm (George Orwell)1940
Lord of the Flies (William Golding)1950
Beloved (Toni Morrison)1980
Black Oxen (Gertrude Atherton)1915
Gulliver's Travels (Jonathan Swift)1750
To Kill a Mockingbird (Harper Lee)1970

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