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Flashcards in Books 1925 to 1939 Deck (116):
1

The New World

Heruy Walda-Sellasse
[Ethiopia]
1925

2

The Professor's House

Willa Siebert Cather
[US]
1925

3

The Artamonov Business

Maxim Gorky (Aleksey Peshkov)
[Russia]
1925

4

The Trial

Franz Kafka
[Czechoslovakia]
1925

5

The Counterfeiters

Andre Gide
[France]
1925

6

The Great Gatsby

F. Scott Fitzgerald
(Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald)
[US]
1925

7

Mrs. Dalloway

Virginia Woolf
[England]
1925

8

Chaka the Zulu

Thomas Mofolo
[Lesotho]
1925

9

The Making of Americans

Gertrude Stein
[US]
1925

10

The Murder of Roger Ackroyd

Agatha Christie
[England]
1926

11

One, None and a Hundred Thousand

Luigi Pirandello
[Italy]
1926
[NPL 1934]

12

Under Satan's Sun

Georges Bernanos
[France]
1926

13

The Good Soldier Svejk

Jaroslav Hasek
[Czechoslovakia]
1921-23

14

Alberta and Jacob

Cora Sandel (Sara Fabricius)
[Norway]
1926

15

The Castle

Franz Kafka
[Czechoslovakia]
1926

16

Blindness

Henry Green (Henry Yorke)
[England]
1926

17

Blindness

Henry Green (Henry Yorke)
[England]
1926

18

The Sun Also Rises

Ernest Hemingway
[US]
1926
[NPL 1954]

19

Amerika

Franz Kafka
[Czechoslovakia]
1927

20

The Case of Sergeant Grischa

Arnold Zweig
[Poland]
1927

21

Tarka the Otter

Henry Williamson
[England]
1927

22

To the Lighthouse

Virginia Woolf
[England]
1927

23

Remembrance of Things Past
(In Search of Lost Time)

Marcel Proust
[France]
1913-27

24

Steppenwolf

Herman Hesse
[Germany]
1927
[NPL 1946]

25

Nadja

Andre Breton
[France]
1928

26

Quicksand

Nella Larsen
[US]
1928

27

Decline and Fall

Evelyn Waugh
[England]
1928

28

Some Prefer Nettles

Junichiro Tanizaki
[Japan]
1928

29

Parade's End

Ford Madox Ford
[England]
1928 [tetralogy finished]

30

The Well of Loeliness

(Marguerite) Radclyffe-Hall
[England]
1928

31

Lady Chatterly's Lover

(David Herbert) D.H. Lawrence
[England]
1928

32

Orlando

Virginia Woolf
[England]
1928

33

Story of the Eye

Lord Auch (Georges Bataille)
[France]
1928

34

Retreat Without Song

Shahan Shahnoor
[Turkey]
1929

35

Retreat Without Song

Shahan Shahnoor
[Turkey]
1929

36

The Holy Terrors (Children of the Game) (Les Enfants Terribles)

Jean Cocteau
[France]
1929

37

Berlin Alexanderplatz

Alfred Doblin
[Poland]
1929

38

Berlin Alexanderplatz

Alfred Doblin
[Poland]
1929

39

All Quiet on the Western Front

Erich Maria Remarque
[Germany]
1929

40

The Time of Indifference

Alberto Moravia (Alberto Pincherle)
[Italy]
1907

41

Living

Henry Green (Henry Yorke)
[England]
1929

42

I Thought of Daisy

Edmund Wilson
[US]
1929

43

A Farewell to Arms

Ernest Hemingway
[US]
1929
[NPL 1954]

44

Passing

Nella Larsen
[US]
1929

45

Look Homeward, Angel: A Story of the Buried Life

Thomas Wolfe
[US]
1929

46

The Maltese Falcon

Dashiell Hammett
[US]
1930

47

Her Privates We (The Middle Parts of Fortune)

Private 19022 (Frederic Manning)
[England]
1930

48

The Apes of God

Wyndham Lewis
[Canada]
1930

49

Monica

(John) Saunders Lewis
[Wales]
1930

50

Insatiability

Stanislaw Ignacy Witkiewicz
[Poland]
1930

51

The Waves

Virginia Woolf (Adeline Virginia Stephen)
[England]
1931

52

The Waves

Virginia Woolf (Adeline Virginia Stephen)
[England]
1931

53

To the North

Elizabeth Bowen
[Ireland]
1932

54

The Thin Man

Dachiell Hammett
[US]
1932

55

Journey to the End of the Night

Louis-Ferdinande Celine (Destouches)
[England]
1932

56

The Return of Philip Latinowicz

Miroslav Krleza
[Crotia]
1932

57

The Radetzky March

Joseph Roth
[Ukraine]
1932

58

The Forbidden Realm

J.J. Slauerhoff
[England]
1932

59

Cold Comfort Farm

Stella Gibbons
[England]
1932

60

Brave New World

Aldous Huxley
[England]
1932

61

Vipers' Tangle

Francois Mauriac
[France]
1932
[NPL 1952]

62

The Man Without Qualities

Robert Musil
[Aust.-Hungary]
1933

63

Cheese

Willem Elsschot (Alfons-Jozef de Ridder)
[Belgium]
1933

64

Man's Fate

Andre Malraux
[France]
1933

65

A Day Off

(Margaret) Storm Jameson
[England]
1933

66

Testament of Youth: An Autobiographical Study of the Years 1900-1925

Vera Brittain
[England]
1933

67

The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas

Gertrude Stein
[US]
1933

68

Murder Must Advertise

Dorothy L. Sayers
[England]
1933

69

Miss Lonelyhearts

Nathanael West (Nathan Weinstein)
[US]
1933

70

Call it Sleep

Henry Roth
[Ukraine]
1934

71

The Street of Crocodiles

Bruno Schulz
[Austria.-Hungary]
1934

72

Thank You, Jeeves

(Sir Pelham Grenville) P.J. Wodehouse
[England]
1934

73

Tender is the Night

F. Scott Fitzgerald
(Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald)
[US]
1934

74

Tropic of Cancer

Henry Miller
[US]
1934

75

The Postman Always Rings Twice

James M. Cain
[US]
1934

76

On the Heights of Despair

Emil Cioran
[Romania]
1934

77

The Bells of Basel

Louis Aragon
[France]
1934

78

The Nine Tailors

Dorothy L. Sayers
[England]
1934

79

Auto-da-Fe

Elias Canetti
[Bulgaria]
1935

80

Auto-da-Fe

Elias Canetti
[Bulgaria]
1935

81

They Shoot Horses, Don't They?

Horace McCoy
[US]
1935

82

The Last of Mr. Norris (Mr. Norris Changes Trains)

Christopher Isherwood
[England]
1935

83

Untouchable

Mulk Raj Anand
[Pakistan]
1935

84

Independent People

Halldor Laxness
[Iceland]
1935
[NPL 1955]

85

Nightwood

Djuna Barnes
[US]
1936

86

At the Mountains of Madness

(Howard Phillips) H.P. Lovecraft
[US]
1936

87

Absalom, Absalom!

William Faulkner
[US]
1936
[NPL 1949]

88

War with the Newts

Karel Capek
[Czech Republic]
1936

89

Keep the Aspidistra Flying

George Orwell (Eric Arthur Blair)
[India]
1936

90

Gone with the Wind

Margaret Mitchell
[US]
1936
[PP 1937]

91

The Thinking Reed

Rebecca West (Cicily Isabel Fairfield)
[England]
1936

92

Eyeless in Gaza

Aldous Huxley
[England]
1936

93

Summer Will Show

Sylvia Townsend Warner
[England]
1936

94

Rickshaw Boy

Lao She (Shu Qingchun)
[China]
1936

95

Out of Africa

Isak Dinesen (Karen Blixen)
[Denmark]
1937

96

In Parenthesis: Impressions, in a fictitious form, of life on the Western Front

David Jones
[England]
1937

97

Ferdydurke

Witold Gombrowicz
[Poland]
1937

98

The Blind Owl

Sadegh Hedayat
[Iran]
1937

99

The Hobbit: or, There and Back Again

J.R.R. Tolkien
[South Africa]
1937

100

Their Eyes Were Watching God

Zora Neale Hurston
[US]
1937

101

Of Mice and Men

John Steinbeck
[US]
1937
[NPL 1962]

102

Murphy

Samuel Beckett
[Ireland]
1938
[NPL 1969]

103

U.S.A. [The 42nd Parallel; 1919; The Big Money]

John Dos Passos
[US]
1938

104

Brighton Rock

Graham Greene
[England]
1938

105

Cause for Alarm

Eric Ambler
[England]
1938

106

Alamut

Vladimir Bartol
[Italy]
1938

107

Rebecca

Daphne du Maurier
[England]
1938

108

Nausea

Jean-Paul Sartre
[France]
1938
[NPL 1964 declined]

109

Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day

Winifred Watson
[England]
1938

110

On the Edge of Reason

Miroslav Krleza
[Croatia]
1938

111

The Big Sleep

Raymond Chandler
[US]
1939

112

Goodbye to Berlin

Christopher Isherwood
[England]
1939
[Basis for Cabaret]

113

The Grapes of Wrath

John Steinbeck
[US]
1939
[PP 1940]
[NPL 1962]

114

Good Morning, Midnight

Jean Rhys (Ella Gwendolen Rees William)
[Dominica]
1939

115

At Swim-Two-Birds

Flann O'Brien (Brian O'Nuallain)
[Ireland]
1939

116

Finnegans Wake

James Joyce
[Ireland]
1939