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

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