List of Famous Literature

Literature is written work, be it for a specific stream or a subject or be it on variety. The word literature comes from the latin word littera which means letters. The following list is compiled to list most famous literature works of all time.
| Saturday, February 14, 2009

Over the years the likes of William Shakespeare and Charles Dickens have had a lasting impact on  people with their amazing literature works. The following list is a comphrensive compilation of famous literature works of all the time.

  • A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
  • A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court by Mark Twain
  • A Dream Within a Dream by Edgar Allan Poe
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare
  • A Princess of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • A Room With a View by E. M. Forster
  • A Study in Scarlet by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
  • A Thief in the Night by E. W. Hornung
  • A Treatise on Government by Aristotle
  • A Woman of No Importance by Oscar Wilde
  • A Woman of Thirty by Honore de Balzac
  • Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Aesop's Fables by Aesop
  • Agnes Grey by Anne Bronte
  • Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
  • All's Well That Ends Well by William Shakespeare
  • Allan Quatermain by H. Rider Haggard
  • Allan's Wife by H. Rider Haggard
  • An Ideal Husband by Oscar Wilde
  • An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge by Ambrose Bierce
  • Andersen's Fairy Tales by Hans Christian Andersen
  • Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
  • Annabel Lee by Edgar Allan Poe
  • Anne of Green Gables by L. M. Montgomery
  • Antony and Cleopatra by William Shakespeare
  • Apology by Plato
  • Around the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne
  • As You Like It by William Shakespeare
  • At the Earth's Core by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • Barnaby Rudge by Charles Dickens
  • Berenice by Edgar Allan Poe
  • Black Beauty by Anna Sewell
  • Bleak House by Charles Dickens
  • Buttered Side Down by Edna Ferber
  • Cousin Betty by Honore de Balzac
  • Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky
  • Daisy Miller by Henry James
  • David Copper_eld by Charles Dickens
  • Dead Men Tell No Tales by E. W. Hornung
  • Discourse on the Method by Rene Descartes
  • Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz by L. Frank Baum
  • Dracula by Bram Stoker
  • Eight Cousins by Louisa May Alcott
  • Emma by Jane Austen
  • Essays and Lectures by Oscar Wilde
  • Essays of Francis Bacon by Sir Francis Bacon
  • Essays, First Series by Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Essays, Second Series by Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton
  • Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K.Rowling
  • Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K.Rowling
  • Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K.Rowling
  • Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K.Rowling
  • Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K.Rowling
  • Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J.K.Rowling
  • Lady Windermere's Fan by Oscar Wilde
  • Lincoln's First Inaugural Address by Abraham Lincoln
  • Lincoln's Second Inaugural Address by Abraham Lincoln
  • Little Men by Louisa May Alcott
  • Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
  • Macbeth by William Shakespeare
  • Main Street by Sinclair Lewis
  • Mans_eld Park by Jane Austen
  • Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Middlemarch by George Eliot
  • Moby Dick by Herman Melville
  • Moll Flanders by Daniel Defoe
  • Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare
  • Night and Day by Virginia Woolf
  • Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen
  • Nostromo by Joseph Conrad
  • O Pioneers! by Willa Cather
  • Of Human Bondage by W. Somerset Maugham
  • Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
  • On the Decay of the Art of Lying by Mark Twain
  • On the Duty of Civil Disobedience by Henry David Thoreau
  • Othello, Moor of Venice by William Shakespeare
  • Ozma of Oz by L. Frank Baum
  • Pandora by Henry James
  • Paradise Lost by John Milton
  • Persuasion by Jane Austen
  • Poems of Edgar Allan Poe by Edgar Allan Poe
  • Pollyanna by Eleanor H. Porter
  • Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
  • Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw
  • Further Adventures of the Amateur Cracksman by E. W. Hornung
  • Rebecca Of Sunnybrook Farm by Kate Douglas Wiggin
  • Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe
  • Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare
  • Rose in Bloom byLouisa May Alcott
  • Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen
  • Silas Marner by George Eliot
  • Tarzan of the Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • Tess of the d'Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy
  • The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
  • The Adventures of Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi
  • The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain
  • The Aeneid by Virgil
  • The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton
  • The Amateur Cracksman by E. W. Hornung
  • The Analysis of Mind by Bertrand Russell
  • The Ballad of Reading Gaol by Oscar Wilde
  • The Bells by Edgar Allan Poe
  • The Call of the Wild by Jack London
  • The Cask of Amontillado by Edgar Allan Poe
  • The Categories by Aristotle
  • The Chessmen of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • The Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare
  • The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas
  • The Emerald City of Oz by L. Frank Baum
  • The Fall of the House of Usher by Edgar Allan Poe
  • The Four Million by O. Henry
  • The Gambler by Fyodor Dostoevsky
  • The Gettysburg Address by Abraham Lincoln
  • The Gods of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • The Happy Prince and Other Tales by Oscar Wilde
  • The History of Tom Jones, a foundling by Henry Fielding
  • The History of Troilus and Cressida by William Shakespeare
  • The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • The Hunchback of Notre Dame by Victor Hugo
  • The Hunting of the Snark by Lewis Carroll
  • The Idiot by Fyodor Dostoevsky
  • The Iliad by Homer
  • The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde
  • The Innocence of Father Brown by G. K. Chesterton
  • The Innocents Abroad by Mark Twain
  • The Invisible Man by H. G. Wells
  • The Island of Doctor Moreau by H. G. Wells
  • The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling
  • The Last Days of Pompeii by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  • The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper
  • The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving
  • The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens
  • The Life and Death of King Richard III by William Shakespeare
  • The Life of King Henry V by William Shakespeare
  • The Lost Continent by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • The Lost World by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • The Man in the Iron Mask by Alexandre Dumas
  • The Man Upstairs and Other Stories by P. G. Wodehouse
  • The Man Who Knew Too Much by G. K. Chesterton
  • The Man with Two Left Feet by P. G. Wodehouse
  • The Masque of the Red Death by Edgar Allan Poe
  • The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare
  • The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood by Howard Pyle
  • The Merry Wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare
  • The Moon and Sixpence by W. Somerset Maugham
  • The Moonstone by Wilkie Collins
  • The Murders in the Rue Morgue by Edgar Allan Poe
  • The Mysterious A_air at Styles by Agatha Christie
  • The Mystery of Edwin Drood by Charles Dickens
  • The Mystery of the Yellow Room by Gaston Leroux
  • The Odyssey by Homer
  • The Origin of Species means of Natural Selection by Charles Darwin
  • The Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux
  • The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
  • The Pit and the Pendulum by Edgar Allan Poe
  • The Portrait of a Lady by Henry James
  • The Purloined Letter by Edgar Allan Poe
  • The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe
  • The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane
  • The Republic by Plato
  • The Return of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • The Rime of the Ancient Mariner by Samuel Taylor Coleridge
  • The Scarecrow of Oz by L. Frank Baum
  • The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • The Sonnets by William Shakespeare
  • The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson
  • The Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare
  • The Tell-Tale Heart by Edgar Allan Poe
  • The Tempest by William Shakespeare
  • The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Bronte
  • The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas
  • The Time Machine by H. G. Wells
  • The Tin Woodman of Oz by L. Frank Baum
  • The Tragedy of Coriolanus by William Shakespeare
  • The Tragedy of King Lear by William Shakespeare
  • The Tragedy of King Richard the Second by William Shakespeare
  • The Voyage Out by Virginia Woolf
  • The War in the Air by H. G. Wells
  • The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells
  • The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame
  • The Wisdom of Father Brown by G. K. Chesterton
  • The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum
  • Three Men in a Boat by Jerome K. Jerome
  • Through the Looking Glass by Lewis Carroll
  • Thus Spake Zarathustra by Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Thuvia, Maid of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • To Helen by Edgar Allan Poe
  • Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Twelfth Night by William Shakespeare
  • Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Seas by Jules Verne
  • Twenty Years After by Alexandre Dumas
  • Typee by Herman Melville
  • Ulalume by Edgar Allan Poe
  • Uneasy Money by P. G. Wodehouse
  • Up From Slavery: An Autobiography by Booker T. Washington
  • Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray
  • Walden by Henry David Thoreau
  • War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
  • Warlord of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • White Fang by Jack London
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