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Classic Novels at JCPL

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The Great Gatsby F. Scott Fitzgerald
Crime and Punishment Fyodor Dostoevsky
The Three Musketeers Alexandre Dumas
The Count of Monte Cristo Alexandre Dumas
Gods, Graves, and Scholars C.W Ceram
A Tale of Two Cities Charles Dickens
David Copperfield Charles Dickens
Great Expectations Charles Dickens
Oliver Twist Charles Dickens
Jane Eyre Charlotte Brontèˆ
Divine Comedy Dante Alighieri
Ethan Frome Edith Wharton
Wuthering Heights Emily Bronte
The Optimists Daughter Eudora Welty
The Canterbury Tales Geoffrey Chaucer
The Mill on the Floss George Eliot
Silas Marner George Eliot
Madame Bovary Gustave Flaubert
Uncle Tom's Cabin Harriet Beecher Stowe
Walden Henry David Thoreau
The History of Tom Jones Henry Fielding
Moby Dick Herman Melville
The Last of the Mohicans James Fenimore Cooper
Sense and Sensibility Jane Austen
The Grapes of Wrath John Steinbeck
The Pearl John Steinbeck
Gulliver's Travels Jonathan Swift
Heart of Darkness Joseph Conrad
The Awakening Kate Chopin
Little Women Louisa May Alcott
Frankenstein Mary Shelley
The Scarlet Letter Nathaniel Hawthorne
The Good Earth Pearl Buck
Invisible Man Ralph Ellison
Kidnapped Robert L. Stevenson
Treasure Island Robert Louis Stevenson
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
The Red Badge of Courage Stephen Crane
An American Tragedy Theodore Dreiser
Sister Carrie Theodore Dreiser
Mythology Thomas Bulfinch
Tess of the DUrbervilles Thomas Hardy
The Bridge of San Luis Rey Thorton Wilder
Beowulf Unknown
To the Lighthouse Virginia Woolf
Lord of the Flies William Golding