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Year of birth/CountryWriterWork
800 BC/TurkeyIliad
1564/United KingdomHamlet
1265/ItalyThe Divine Comedy
70 BC/ItalyAeneid
496 BC/GreeceAntigone
600 BC/AfghanistanGathas
620 BC/UnknownFables
1749/GermanyFaust
1694/FranceCandide
43 BC/ItalyMetamorphoses
625 BC/GreeceOde to Aphrodite
525 BC/GreeceSeven against Thebes
65 BC/ItalyCarmen Saeculare
480 BC/GreeceMedea
446 BC/GreeceThe Wasps
1802/FranceThe Hunchback of Notre Dame
1622/FranceTartuffe
800 BC/GreeceTheogony
1854/IrelandThe Picture of Dorian Gray
1503/FranceThe Prophecies
1304/ItalyCanzoniere
1313/ItalyThe Decameron
1821/RussiaCrime and Punishment
1828/RussiaWar and Peace
1905/FranceBeing and Nothingness
1799/RussiaEugene Onegin
1809/United StatesThe Raven
1799/FranceLe Père Goriot
701/ChinaQuiet Night Thought
1860/RussiaUncle Vanya
701/ChinaThe Song of the Wagons
1547/SpainDon Quixote
1871/FranceIn Search of Lost Time
1877/GermanySiddharta
Year of birth/CountryWriterWork
522 BC/GreeceVictory odes
1903/India1984
1875/GermanyThe Magic Mountain
200/UnknownLives and Opinions of Eminent Philosophers
1740/FranceThe 120 Days of Sodom
1882/IrelandUlysses
1759/GermanyWallenstein Trilogy
1835/United StatesThe Adventures of Tom Sawyer
1898/GermanyMother Courage and Her Children
1899/United StatesA Farewell to Arms
1821/FranceThe Flowers of Evil
1805/DenmarkThe Little Mermaid
234 BC/ItalyOrigines
1927/ColombiaOne Hundred Years of Solitude
84 BC/ItalyLesbia
254 BC/ItalyBacchides
1660/United KingdomRobinson Crusoe
1644/JapanThe Narrow Road to the Interior
1840/FranceGerminal
1713/FranceRameau's Nephew
1725/ItalyStory of My Life
1828/NorwayPeer Gynt
1854/FranceA Season in Hell
1757/United KingdomSongs of Innocence and of Experience
1947/United StatesCarrie
1783/FranceThe Red and the Black
1904/ChileTwenty Love Poems and a Song of Despair
1920/RussiaThe Foundation Series
1883/Czech RepublicThe Trial
1859/United KingdomStories of Sherlock Holmes
1809/UkraineThe Government Inspector
61/ItalyEpistulae
1621/FranceFables
1788/United KingdomChilde Harold's Pilgrimage
Year of birth/CountryWriterWork
1929/GermanyThe Diary of a Young Girl
1890/United KingdomMurder on the Orient Express
1908/FranceThe Second Sex
1932/ItalyThe Name of the Rose
1906/IrelandWaiting for Godot
1856/IrelandPygmalion
1876/United StatesThe Call of the Wild
1667/IrelandGulliver's Travels
195 BC/TunisiaHeauton Timorumenos (The Self-Tormentor)
1775/United KingdomPride and Prejudice
1892/South AfricaThe Lord of the Rings
1812/United KingdomOliver Twist
1628/FranceLittle Red Riding Hood
1207/TajikistanMaṭnawīye Ma'nawī (Spiritual Couplets)
120/AlgeriaThe Golden Ass
1797/GermanyDie Lorelei
1907/SwedenPippi Longstocking series
1828/FranceAround the World in 80 Days
27/FranceSatyricon
1832/United KingdomAlice's Adventures in Wonderland
342 BC/GreeceDyskolos
1868/RussiaThe Lower Depths
1882/United KingdomTo the Lighthouse
35/SpainInstitutio Oratoria (Institutes of Oratory)
1483/FranceGargantua and Pantagruel
1804/FranceLa Petite Fadette
100/ItalySatires
1913/AlgeriaThe Stranger
1898/SpainRomancero gitano (Gypsy Ballads)
1584/JapanThe Book of Five Rings
1179/IcelandProse Edda
1865/IndiaThe Jungle Book

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