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99 novels : the best in English since 1939 : a personal choice, by Anthony Burgess

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99 novels : the best in English since 1939 : a personal choice
Title
99 novels
Title remainder
the best in English since 1939 : a personal choice
Statement of responsibility
by Anthony Burgess
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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DLC
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1917-1993
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Burgess, Anthony
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • English fiction
  • American fiction
  • Best books
  • English fiction
  • American fiction
Label
99 novels : the best in English since 1939 : a personal choice, by Anthony Burgess
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 134-156
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • by Flann O'Brian -- 1940:
  • The power and the glory
  • by Graham Greene
  • For whom the bell tolls
  • by Ernest Hemingway
  • Strangers and brothers (to 1970)
  • by C.P. Snow -- 1941:
  • The aerodrome
  • by Rex Warner -- 1944:
  • The horse's mouth
  • Introduction -- 1939:
  • by Joyce Cary
  • The razor's edge
  • by Somerset Maugham -- 1945:
  • Brideshead revisited
  • by Evelyn Waugh -- 1946:
  • Titus Groan
  • by Mervyn Peake -- 1947:
  • The victim
  • by Saul Bellow
  • Under the volcano
  • Party going
  • by Malcolm Lowry -- 1948:
  • The heart of the matter
  • by Graham Greene
  • Ape and essence
  • by Aldous Huxley
  • The naked and the dead
  • by Norman Mailer
  • No highway
  • by Nevil Shute -- 1949:
  • The heat of the day
  • by Henry Green
  • by Elizabeth Bowen
  • Nineteen Eighty-Four
  • by George Orwell
  • The body
  • by William Sansom -- 1950:
  • Scenes from provincial life
  • by William Cooper
  • The disenchanted
  • by Budd Schulberg -- 1951:
  • A dance to the music of time (to 1975)
  • After many a summer
  • by Anthony Powell
  • The catcher in the rye
  • by J.D. Salinger
  • A chronicle of ancient sunlight (to 1969)
  • by Henry Williamson
  • The caine Mutiny
  • by Herman Wouk -- 1952:
  • Invisible man
  • by Ralph Ellison
  • The old man and the sea
  • by Aldous Huxley
  • by Ernest Hemingway
  • The groves of academe
  • by Mary McCarthy
  • Wise blood
  • by Flannery O'Connor
  • Sword of honour (to 1961)
  • by Evelyn Waugh -- 1953:
  • The long goodbye
  • by Raymond Chandler -- 1954:
  • Lucky Jim
  • Finnegans wake
  • by Kingsley Amis -- 1957:
  • Room at the top
  • by John Braine
  • The alexandria quartet (to 1960)
  • by Lawrence Durrell
  • The London novels (to 1960)
  • by Colin MacInnes
  • The assistant
  • by Bernard Malamud -- 1958:
  • The bell
  • by James Joyce
  • by Iris Murdoch
  • Saturday night and Sunday morning
  • by Alan Sillitoe
  • The once and future king
  • by T.H. White -- 1959:
  • The mansion
  • by William Faulkner
  • Goldfinger
  • by Ian Fleming
  • At swim-two-birds
  • by Joseph Heller
  • The fox in the attic
  • by Richard Hughes
  • Riders in the chariot
  • by Patrick White
  • The old men at the zoo
  • by Angus Wilson -- 1962:
  • Another country
  • by James Baldwin
  • An error of judgement
  • 1960 :
  • by Pamela Hansford Johnson
  • Island
  • by Aldous Huxley
  • The golden notebook
  • by Doris Lessing
  • Pale fire
  • by Vladimir Nabokov -- 1963:
  • The girls of slender means
  • by Muriel Spark -- 1964:
  • The spire
  • Facial justice
  • by William Golding
  • Heartland
  • by Wilson Harris
  • A single man
  • by Christopher Isherwood
  • The Defence
  • by Vladimir Nabokov
  • Late call
  • by Angus Wilson -- 1965:
  • The lockwood concern
  • by L.P. Hartley
  • by John O'Hara
  • The mandelbaum gate
  • by Muriel Spark -- 1966:
  • A man of the people
  • by Chinua Achebe
  • The anti-death league
  • by Kingsley Amis
  • Giles goat-boy
  • by John Barth
  • The late bourgeois world
  • The Balkans trilogy (to 1965)
  • by Nadine Gordimer
  • The last gentleman
  • by Walker Percy -- 1967:
  • The vendor of sweets
  • by R.K. Narayan -- 1968:
  • The image men
  • by J.B. Priestley
  • Cocksure
  • by Mordecai Richler
  • Pavane
  • by Olivia Manning -- 1961:
  • by Keith Roberts -- 1969:
  • The french lieutenant's woman
  • by John Fowles
  • Portnoy's complaint
  • by Philip Roth -- 1970:
  • Bomber
  • by Len Deighton -- 1973:
  • Sweet dreams
  • by Michael Frayn
  • Gravity's rainbow
  • The mighty and their fall
  • by Thomas Pynchon -- 1975:
  • Humboldt's gift
  • by Saul Bellow
  • The history man
  • by Malcolm Bradbury -- 1976:
  • The doctor's wife
  • by Brian Moore
  • Falstaff
  • by Robert Nye -- 1977:
  • How to save your own life
  • by Ivy Compton-Burnett
  • by Erica Jong
  • Farewell companions
  • by James Plunkett
  • Staying on
  • by Paul Scott -- 1978:
  • The coup
  • by John Updike -- 1979:
  • The unlimited dream company
  • by J.G. Ballard
  • Dubin's lives
  • Catch-22
  • by Bernard Malamud
  • A bend in the river
  • by V.S. Naipaul
  • Sophie's choice
  • by William Styron
  • by John Kennedy Toole -- 1981:
  • Lanark
  • by Alasdair Gray
  • Darconville's cat
  • by Alexander Theroux
  • The mosquito coast
  • by Paul Theroux
  • Creation
  • by Gore Vidal -- 1982:
  • The rebel angels
  • -- 1980:
  • by Robertson Davies -- 1983:
  • Ancient evenings
  • by Norman Mailer -- Bibliography -- Index
  • Life in the west
  • Brian Aldiss
  • Riddley Walker
  • by Russell Hoban
  • How far can you go?
  • by David Lodge
  • A confederacy of dunces
Control code
10432479
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
160 pages
Isbn
9780671524074
Lccn
84000107
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)650195
Label
99 novels : the best in English since 1939 : a personal choice, by Anthony Burgess
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 134-156
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • by Flann O'Brian -- 1940:
  • The power and the glory
  • by Graham Greene
  • For whom the bell tolls
  • by Ernest Hemingway
  • Strangers and brothers (to 1970)
  • by C.P. Snow -- 1941:
  • The aerodrome
  • by Rex Warner -- 1944:
  • The horse's mouth
  • Introduction -- 1939:
  • by Joyce Cary
  • The razor's edge
  • by Somerset Maugham -- 1945:
  • Brideshead revisited
  • by Evelyn Waugh -- 1946:
  • Titus Groan
  • by Mervyn Peake -- 1947:
  • The victim
  • by Saul Bellow
  • Under the volcano
  • Party going
  • by Malcolm Lowry -- 1948:
  • The heart of the matter
  • by Graham Greene
  • Ape and essence
  • by Aldous Huxley
  • The naked and the dead
  • by Norman Mailer
  • No highway
  • by Nevil Shute -- 1949:
  • The heat of the day
  • by Henry Green
  • by Elizabeth Bowen
  • Nineteen Eighty-Four
  • by George Orwell
  • The body
  • by William Sansom -- 1950:
  • Scenes from provincial life
  • by William Cooper
  • The disenchanted
  • by Budd Schulberg -- 1951:
  • A dance to the music of time (to 1975)
  • After many a summer
  • by Anthony Powell
  • The catcher in the rye
  • by J.D. Salinger
  • A chronicle of ancient sunlight (to 1969)
  • by Henry Williamson
  • The caine Mutiny
  • by Herman Wouk -- 1952:
  • Invisible man
  • by Ralph Ellison
  • The old man and the sea
  • by Aldous Huxley
  • by Ernest Hemingway
  • The groves of academe
  • by Mary McCarthy
  • Wise blood
  • by Flannery O'Connor
  • Sword of honour (to 1961)
  • by Evelyn Waugh -- 1953:
  • The long goodbye
  • by Raymond Chandler -- 1954:
  • Lucky Jim
  • Finnegans wake
  • by Kingsley Amis -- 1957:
  • Room at the top
  • by John Braine
  • The alexandria quartet (to 1960)
  • by Lawrence Durrell
  • The London novels (to 1960)
  • by Colin MacInnes
  • The assistant
  • by Bernard Malamud -- 1958:
  • The bell
  • by James Joyce
  • by Iris Murdoch
  • Saturday night and Sunday morning
  • by Alan Sillitoe
  • The once and future king
  • by T.H. White -- 1959:
  • The mansion
  • by William Faulkner
  • Goldfinger
  • by Ian Fleming
  • At swim-two-birds
  • by Joseph Heller
  • The fox in the attic
  • by Richard Hughes
  • Riders in the chariot
  • by Patrick White
  • The old men at the zoo
  • by Angus Wilson -- 1962:
  • Another country
  • by James Baldwin
  • An error of judgement
  • 1960 :
  • by Pamela Hansford Johnson
  • Island
  • by Aldous Huxley
  • The golden notebook
  • by Doris Lessing
  • Pale fire
  • by Vladimir Nabokov -- 1963:
  • The girls of slender means
  • by Muriel Spark -- 1964:
  • The spire
  • Facial justice
  • by William Golding
  • Heartland
  • by Wilson Harris
  • A single man
  • by Christopher Isherwood
  • The Defence
  • by Vladimir Nabokov
  • Late call
  • by Angus Wilson -- 1965:
  • The lockwood concern
  • by L.P. Hartley
  • by John O'Hara
  • The mandelbaum gate
  • by Muriel Spark -- 1966:
  • A man of the people
  • by Chinua Achebe
  • The anti-death league
  • by Kingsley Amis
  • Giles goat-boy
  • by John Barth
  • The late bourgeois world
  • The Balkans trilogy (to 1965)
  • by Nadine Gordimer
  • The last gentleman
  • by Walker Percy -- 1967:
  • The vendor of sweets
  • by R.K. Narayan -- 1968:
  • The image men
  • by J.B. Priestley
  • Cocksure
  • by Mordecai Richler
  • Pavane
  • by Olivia Manning -- 1961:
  • by Keith Roberts -- 1969:
  • The french lieutenant's woman
  • by John Fowles
  • Portnoy's complaint
  • by Philip Roth -- 1970:
  • Bomber
  • by Len Deighton -- 1973:
  • Sweet dreams
  • by Michael Frayn
  • Gravity's rainbow
  • The mighty and their fall
  • by Thomas Pynchon -- 1975:
  • Humboldt's gift
  • by Saul Bellow
  • The history man
  • by Malcolm Bradbury -- 1976:
  • The doctor's wife
  • by Brian Moore
  • Falstaff
  • by Robert Nye -- 1977:
  • How to save your own life
  • by Ivy Compton-Burnett
  • by Erica Jong
  • Farewell companions
  • by James Plunkett
  • Staying on
  • by Paul Scott -- 1978:
  • The coup
  • by John Updike -- 1979:
  • The unlimited dream company
  • by J.G. Ballard
  • Dubin's lives
  • Catch-22
  • by Bernard Malamud
  • A bend in the river
  • by V.S. Naipaul
  • Sophie's choice
  • by William Styron
  • by John Kennedy Toole -- 1981:
  • Lanark
  • by Alasdair Gray
  • Darconville's cat
  • by Alexander Theroux
  • The mosquito coast
  • by Paul Theroux
  • Creation
  • by Gore Vidal -- 1982:
  • The rebel angels
  • -- 1980:
  • by Robertson Davies -- 1983:
  • Ancient evenings
  • by Norman Mailer -- Bibliography -- Index
  • Life in the west
  • Brian Aldiss
  • Riddley Walker
  • by Russell Hoban
  • How far can you go?
  • by David Lodge
  • A confederacy of dunces
Control code
10432479
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
160 pages
Isbn
9780671524074
Lccn
84000107
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)650195

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