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Can you name the Books by their original langauges' first line?

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Original TextBookOriginal Language
En un lugar de la Mancha...Spanish
Все счастливые семьи похожи друг на друга...Russian
...بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِArabic
Nel mezzo del cammin di nostra vita...Italian
ἄνδρα μοι ἔννεπε, μοῦσα, πολύτροπον, ὃς μάλα πολλὰ...Ancient Greek
始計: 孫子曰:兵者,國之大事,死生之地,存亡之道,不可不察也...Chinese
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times...English
Arma virumque cano, Troiae qui primus ab oris...Latin
नारायणं नमस्कृत्य नरं चैव नरॊत्तमम...Sanskrit
Il y avait en Vestphalie, dans le château de M. le baron...French

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