100 Best Novels of the 19th Century

1. War and Peace (1869), Leo Tolstoy
2. The Brothers Karamazov (1880), Feodor Dostoevsky
3. Madame Bovary (1857), Gustave Flaubert
4. Crime and Punishment (1866), Feodor Dostoevsky
5. Anna Karenina (1877), Leo Tolstoy
6. The Red and the Black (1830), Stendhal
7. Moby Dick (1851), Herman Melville
8. Middlemarch (1872), George Eliot
9. Pride and Prejudice (1813), Jane Austen
10. Father Goriot (1835), Honoré de Balzac
11. The Flood (1880), Emile Zola
12. Wuthering Heights (1847), Emily Brontë
13. Great Expectations (1861), Charles Dickens
14. Dead Souls (1842), Nikolai Gogol
15. Emma (1816), Jane Austen
16. The Idiot (1869), Fyodor Dostoevsky
17. Bleak House (1853), Charles Dickens
18. Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1885), Mark Twain
19. The Precipice (1869), Ivan Goncharov
20. Hunger (1890), Knut Hamsun
21. Sentimental Education (1869), Gustave Flaubert
22. The Portrait of a Lady (1881), Henry James
23. Les Miserables (1862), Victor Hugo
24. A Hero of Our Time (1840), Mikhail Lermontov
25. The Attendant’s Confession (1884?), Machado de Assis
26. Eugénie Grandet (1833), Honoré de Balzac
27. Sense and Sensibility (1811), Jane Austen
28. L’Assommoir (1877), Emile Zola
29. The Woman in White (1859), Wilkie Collins
30. En Route (1895), Joris-Karl Huysmans
31. Fathers and Sons (1862), Ivan Turgenev
32. The Charterhouse of Parma (1839), Stendhal
33. Demons (1872), Fyodor Dostoevsky
34. Tess of the D’Urbervilles (1891), Thomas Hardy
35. David Copperfield (1850), Charles Dickens
36. The Hunchback of Notre-Dame (1831), Victor Hugo
37. Vanity Fair (1848), William Thackeray
38. Frankenstein (1818), Mary Shelley
39. The Posthumous Memoirs of Bras Cubas (1881), Machado de Assis
40. The Scarlet Letter (1850), Nathaniel Hawthorne
41. Bouvard and Pécuchet (1881), Gustave Flaubert
42. Barchester Towers (1857), Anthony Trollope
43. The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket (1838), Edgar Allan Poe
44. La Cousine Bette (1846), Honoré de Balzac
45. Washington Square (1880), Henry James
46. Eugene Onegin (1833), Aleksandr Pushkin
47. Pan (1894), Knut Hamsun
48. The Picture of Dorian Gray (1890), Oscar Wilde
49. Jane Eyre (1847), Charlotte Brontë
50. Silas Marner (1861), George Eliot
51. The Count of Monte Cristo (1846), Alexandre Dumas
52. The Betrothed (1827), Alessandro Manzoni
53. A Tale of Two Cities (1859), Charles Dickens
54. Nana (1880), Emile Zola
55. Erewhon (1872), Samuel Butler
56. Three Men in a Boat (1889), Jerome K.Jerome
57. Mansfield Park (1814), Jane Austen
58. Ivanhoe (1819), Sir Walter Scott
59. Effi Briest (1896), Theodor Fontane
60. Fortunata and Jacinta (1887), Perez Galdos
61. Under the Shadow of Etna (1895), Giovanni Verga
62. Jude the Obscure (1895), Thomas Hardy
63. The Mill on the Floss (1860), George Eliot
64. Uncle Tom’s Cabin (1852), Harriet Beecher Stowe
65. North and South (1855), Elizabeth Gaskell
66. The Magic Skin (1831), Honoré de Balzac
67. Around the World in Eighty Days (1873), Jules Verne
68. Dracula (1897), Bram Stoker
69. The Maias (1888), José Maria de Eça de Queiroz
70. The Pharaoh and the Priest (1897), Bolesław Prus
71. Senilità (1898), Italo Svevo
72. Tartarin of Tarascon (1872), Alphonse Daudet
73. A Study in Scarlet (1887), Conan Doyle
74. Fru Marie Grubbe (1876), Jens Peter Jacobsen
75. Nightmare Abbey (1818), Thomas Love Peacock
76. The Three Musketeers (1844), Alexandre Dumas
77. Bel-Ami (1885), Guy de Maupassant
78. Seven Legends (1872), Gottfried Keller
79. The War of the Worlds (1898), H.G.Wells
80. The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (1848), Anne Bronte
81. Bruges-la-Morte (1892), Georges Rodenbach
82. Qua Vadis (1985); Henryk Sienkiewicz
83. Beauchamp’s Career (1875), George Meredith
84. The Last of the Mohicans (1826) , James Fenimore Cooper
85. The Private Memoirs and Confessions of a Justified Sinner (1824), James Hogg
86. The Last Chronicle of Barset (1867), Anthony Trollope
87. The Moonstone (1868), Wilkie Collins
88. The Awakening (1899), Kate Chopin
89. Esther Waters (1894), George Moore
90. Far From the Madding Crowd (1874), Thomas Hardy
91. A Family of Noblemen (1876), Mikhail Saltykov-Shchedrin
92. Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (1870), Jules Verne
93. Diary of a Nobody (1892), Weedon Grossmith
94. The Red Room (1879), August Strindberg
95. Elective Affinities (1809), Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
96. Waverley (1814), Sir Walter Scott
97. Lorna Doone (1869), R.D.Blackmoore
98. Adolphe (1816), Benjamin Constant
99. Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (1865),Lewis Carroll
100. Mauprat (1837), George Sand

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