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The Modern Library's list of the 100 greatest novels of all time. These are books that've stood the test of time and will forever have a place in the literary hall of fame, at least according to the MLA. The see the list at the original source where I got this from, click here: http://www.randomhouse.com/modernlibrary/100bestnovels.html

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Ulysses is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
Ulysses James Joyce

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The Great Gatsby is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
The Great Gatsby F. Scott Fitzgerald

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A Portrait of the Artist as a ... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels

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Lolita is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
Lolita Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov

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Brave New World is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
Brave New World Aldous Huxley

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The Sound and the Fury is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
The Sound and the Fury William Faulkner

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Catch-22 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
Catch-22 Joseph Heller

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Darkness at Noon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
Darkness at Noon Arthur Koestler

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Sons and Lovers is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
Sons and Lovers D. H. Lawrence

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The Grapes of Wrath is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
The Grapes of Wrath John Steinbeck

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Under the Volcano is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
Under the Volcano Malcolm Lowry

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The Way of All Flesh is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
The Way of All Flesh Samuel Butler

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1984 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
1984 Kit Reed

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I, Claudius is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
I, Claudius Robert Graves

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To the Lighthouse is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
To the Lighthouse Virginia Woolf

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An American Tragedy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
An American Tragedy Theodore Dreiser

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The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter Carson McCullers

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Slaughterhouse-Five is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
Slaughterhouse-Five Kurt Vonnegut

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Invisible Man is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
Invisible Man Ralph Ellison

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Native Son is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
Native Son Richard Wright

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Henderson the Rain King is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels

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Appointment in Samarra is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels

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U.S.A. Trilogy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
U.S.A. Trilogy John Dos Passos

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Winesburg, Ohio is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
Winesburg, Ohio Sherwood Anderson

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A Passage to India is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
A Passage to India E. M. Forster

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The Wings of the Dove is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
The Wings of the Dove Henry James

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The Ambassadors is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
The Ambassadors Henry James

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Tender Is the Night is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
Tender Is the Night F. Scott Fitzgerald

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The Young Manhood of Studs Lon... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels

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The Good Soldier is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
The Good Soldier Ford Madox Ford

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Animal Farm is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
Animal Farm George Orwell

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The Golden Bowl is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
The Golden Bowl Henry James

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Sister Carrie is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
Sister Carrie Theodore Dreiser

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A Handful of Dust is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
A Handful of Dust Evelyn Waugh

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As I Lay Dying is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
As I Lay Dying William Faulkner

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All the King's Men is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
All the King's Men Robert Penn Warren

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The Bridge of San Luis Rey is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
The Bridge of San Luis Rey Thornton Wilder

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Howards End is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
Howards End E. M. Forster

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Go Tell It on the Mountain is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels

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The Heart of the Matter is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
The Heart of the Matter Graham Greene

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Lord of the Flies is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
Lord of the Flies William Golding

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Deliverance is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
Deliverance James Dickey

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A Dance to the Music of Time is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels

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Point Counter Point is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
Point Counter Point Aldous Huxley

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The Sun Also Rises is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
The Sun Also Rises Ernest Hemingway

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The Secret Agent is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
The Secret Agent Joseph Conrad

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Nostromo is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
Nostromo Joseph Conrad

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The Rainbow is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
The Rainbow D. H. Lawrence

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Women in Love is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
Women in Love D. H. Lawrence

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Tropic of Cancer is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list MLA Board's 100 Best Novels
Tropic of Cancer Henry Miller