Friday, July 27, 2018

Classic Club Spin #18

The number will be posted on August 1, 2018. Here are my twenty. THE NUMBER WAS NINE.

1. Ruth by Elizabeth Gaskell 1853.
2.  Les Miserables, Victor Hugo, translated by Julie Rose. 1862/2008.
3. The Three Musketeers. Alexandre Dumas. Richard Pevear, translator. 1844/2006.
4. Villette by Charlotte Bronte (1853)
5. Gone With The Wind. Margaret Mitchell (1936)
6 To Kill a Mockingbird. Harper Lee. 1960.
7. The Small House at Allington. Anthony Trollope. 1864.
8. Raintree County by Ross Lockridge Jr. (1948)
9. The Conqueror by Georgette Heyer. 1931.
10. Show Boat by Edna Ferber (1926)
11. The Sword of the Wicked. Richard Sibbes.
12. Domestic Manners of the Americans. Frances Trollope. 1832. 
13. Don Quixote. Miguel de Cervantes. 1605.
14. The Forsyte Saga by John Galsworthy (1921)
15. Dear and Glorious Physician. Taylor Caldwell. 1958.
16. Robinson Crusoe. Daniel Defoe. 1719.
17. The Idiot. Fyodor Dostoyevsky. 1869.
18. The Tempest by William Shakespeare (1610)
19. Richard the Third by Paul Murray Kendall (1955) 
20. Blue Fairy Book. Andrew Lang. 1887.



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2 comments:

Arie Stotle 1:21 AM  

Loving this list! I'm hoping to read Gone With The Wind soon. Are you hoping for any particular number?

Brona Joy 2:52 AM  

I'm currently in a chapter-a-day readalong with Les Mis (for the entire year) so if you spin this on Weds, you'd be welcome to join us - it's a chunkster and made easier by having a lot of supporters to read it with.
http://nicksenger.com/onecatholiclife/announcing-the-les-miserables-chapter-a-day-read-along

Happy spin on Weds :-)

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