Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Best known novels and their authors

Abe V Rotor

Match the author and his work.

A. Here is a list of the world best known novels written by these famous authors. A. William Shakespeare B. Irving Stone C. Charles Dickens D. George Orwell E. Ernest Hemingway F. Pearl Buck G. John Steinbeck H. Herman Merville I. Jonathan Swift J. James Michener K. Emile Bronte

___ 1. Agony and Ecstasy
___ 2 Christmas Carol
___ 3. Merchant of Venice
___ 4. Hawaii
___ 5. Farewell to Arms
___ 6. The Good Earth
___ 7. Moby Dick
___ 8. The Pearl
___ 9. Wuthering Heights
___10. Gulliver of Lilliput

B. These are authors who may be less popular but made equally famous literary works. A. Frances H Burnett B. HG Wells C. F Scott Fitzgerald D. Edna Ferber E. Jack London F. William Faulkner G. Antoine de Saint-Exupery’ H. James Hilton I. Jane Austen J. George Orwell
___11. War of the Worlds
___12. The Secret Garden
___13. The Great Gatsby
___14. Giant
___15. The Little Prince
___16. The Sea Wolf
___17. The Lost Horizon
___18. Pride and Prejudice
___19. The Sound and the Fury
___20. Animal Farm

C. Our viewers requested to include these authors and their works. A. Jack London B. Stephen Crane C. Mark Twain D. W Somerset Maugham E. Erick Maria Remarque F. Daniel Defoe G. Nathaniel Hawthorne H. Fyodor Dostoevsky I. George Elliot J. Harper Lee
___21. Huckleberry Finn
___22. Call of the Wild
___23. The Red Badge of Courage
___24. All Quiet on the Western Front
___25. Of Human Bondage
___26. Robinson Crusoe
___27. The Scarlet Letter
___28. Crime and Punishment
___29. Silas Marner
___30. To Kill a Mockingbird

Some Books that Shaped World History

Iliad (C. 800 B.C.)
Aesop's Fables (C. 600-560 B.C.)
The History of Herodotus (C. 440 B.C.)
The Analects of Confucius (429 B.C.)
Republic (C. 378 B.C.)
Koran (C. A.D. 652)
The Travels of Marco Polo (C. 1300)
The Divine Comedy (C. 1320)
Gutenberg Bible (1455)
The Prince (1513)
Utopia (1516)
Romeo and Juliet (1594)
Don Quixote De La Mancha (1605)
Robinson Crusoe (1719)
Poor Richard's Almanack (1732-1757)
Pride and Prejudice (1813)
The Last of the Mohicans (1826)
A Christmas Carol (1843)
Wuthering Heights (1847)
Civil Disobedience (1849)
David Copperfield (1849-1850)
The Scarlet Letter (1850)
Uncle Tom's Cabin (1851-1852)
Moby Dick (1851)
On the Origin of Species (1859)
Das Kapital (1867)
Little Women (1868)
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (1870)
The Brothers Karamazov (1879-1880)
Treasure Island (1883)
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1884)
War and Peace (1886)
Noli Me Tangere (1886)
The Interpretation of Dreams (1900)
The Call of the Wild (1903)
The Jungle (1906)
Relativity: The Special and General Theory (1916)
The Great Gatsby (1925)
Mein Kampf (1925; 1927)
The Sun also Rises (1926)
All Quiet on the Western Front (1929)
The Sound and the Fury (1929)
The Good Earth (1931)
Gone with the Wind (1936)
The Grapes of Wrath (1939)
Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl (1947)

NOTE: Answers will be posted in a week's time.

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