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

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