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Flashcards in Books 1940 to 1954 Deck (103):
1

Native Son

Richard Wright
[US]
1940

2

The Tartar Steppe

Dino Buzzati
[Italy]
1940

3

The Power and the Glory

Graham Greene
[England]
1940

4

For Whom the Bell Tolls

Ernest Hemingway
[US]
1940
[NPL 1954]

5

The Man Who Loved Children

Christina Stead
[Australia]
1940

6

Broad and Alien is the World

Ciro Alegria
[Peru]
1941

7

The Living and the Dead

Patrick White
[England]
1941
[NPL 1973]

8

The Harvesters

Cesare Pavese
[Italy]
1941

9

Conversations in Sicily

Elio Vittorini
[Italy]
1941

10

The Outsider (The Stranger)

Albert Camus
[Algeria]
1942

11

Embers

Sandor Marai
[Hungary]
1942

12

Chess Story

Stefan Zweig
[Austria]
1942

13

The Glass Bead Game

Hermann Hesse
[Germany]
1943

14

Joseph and His Brothers

Thomas Mann
[Germany]
1943

15

The Little Prince

Antoine de Saint-Exupery
[France]
1943

16

Dangling Man

Saul Bellow
[Canada]
1944
[NPL 1976]

17

The Razor's Edge

William Somerset Maugham
[France]
1944

18

Transit

Anna Seghers
[Germany]
1944

19

Pippi Longstocking

Astrid Lindgren
[Sweden]
1945

20

Loving

Henry Green (Henry York)
[England]
1945

21

Animal Farm

George Orwell (Eric Arthur Blair)
[India]
1945

22

The Bridge on the Drina

Ivo Andric
[Bosnia]
1945
[NPL 1961]

23

The Bridge on the Drina

Ivo Andric
[Bosnia]
1945
[NPL 1961]

24

Christ Stopped at Eboli

Carlo Levi
[Italy]
1945

25

Arcanum 17

Andre Breton
[France]
1945

26

Brideshead Revisited

Evelyn Waugh
[England]
1945

27

Bosnian Chronicle (The Days of the Consuls)

Ivo Andric
[Bosnia]
1945

28

The Tin Flute

Gabrielle Roy
[Canada]
1945

29

Andrea

Carmen Laforet
[Spain]
1945

30

The Death of Virgil

Hermann Broch
[Austria]
1945

31

Titus Groan

Mervyn Peake
[China]
1946

32

Zorba the Greek

Nikos Kazantzakis
[Greece]
1946

33

Back

Henry Green (Henry Yorke)
[England]
1946

34

House in the Uplands

Erskine Caldwell
[US]
1946

35

The Path to the Nest of Spiders

Italo Calvino
[Cuba]
1947

36

Under the Volcano

Malcolm Lowry
[England]
1947

37

If This Is a Man (Survival in Auschwitz)

Primo Levi
[Italy]
1947

38

Exercises in Style

Raymond Queneau
[France]
1947

39

The Plague

Albert Camus
[Algeria]
1947
[NPL 1957]

40

Doctor Faustus

Thomas Mann
[Germany]
1947

41

Midaq Alley

Naguib Mahfouz
[Egypt]
1947
[NPL 1988]

42

Froth on the Daydream

Boris Vian
[France]
1947

43

Journey to the Alcarria

Camilo Jose Cela
[Spain]
1948
[NPL 1989]

44

Ashes and Diamonds

Jerzy Andrzejewski
[Poland]
1948

45

Disobedience

Alberto Moravia
[Italy]
1948

46

All About H. Hatterr

G. V. Desani
[Kenya]
1948

47

Cry, the Beloved Country

Alan Paton
[South Africa]
1948

48

In the Heart of the Seas

Shmuel Yosef Agnon
[Austro-Hungary]
1948
[NPL 1966]

49

This Way for the Gas, Ladies and Gentlemen

Tadeusz Borowski
[Ukraine]
1948

50

Death Sentence

Maurice Blanchot
[France]
1948

51

Nineteen Eighty-Four

George Orwell (Eric Arthur Blair)
[India]
1949

52

The Man with the Golden Arm

Nelson Algren
[US]
1949

53

Kingdom of This World

Alejo Carpentier
[Cuba]
1949

54

The Heat of the Day

Elizabeth Bowen
[Ireland]
1949

55

Love in a Cold Climate

Nancy Mitford
[England]
1949

56

The Case of Comrade Tulayev

Victor Serge
[Belgium]
1949

57

The Garden Where the Brass Band Played

Simon Vestdijk
[Netherlands]
1950

58

I, Robot

Isaac Asimov
[Russia]
1950

59

The Grass is Singing

Doris Lessing
[Iran]
1950
[NPL 2007]

60

A Town Like Alice

Nevile Shute
[England]
1950

61

The Moon and the Bonfires

Cesare Pavese
[Italy]
1950

62

Gormenghast

Mervyn Peake
[China]
1950

63

The 13 Clocks

James Thurber
[US]
1950

64

The Labyrinth of Solitude

Octavio Paz
[Mexico]
1950
[NPL 1990]

65

The Abbot C

George Bataille
[France]
1950

66

The Guiltless

Hermann Broch
[Austira]
1950

67

Barabbas

Par Lagerkvist
[Sweden]
1950
[NPL 1951]

68

The End of the Affair

(Henry) Graham Greene
[England]
1951

69

Molloy

Samuel Beckett
[Ireland]
1951
[NPL 1969]

70

The Rebel

Albert Camus
[Algeria]
1951
[NPL 1957]

71

The Catcher in the Rye

J.D. (Jerome David) Salinger
[US]
1951

72

The Opposing Shore

Julien Gracq (Louis Poirier)
[France]
1951

73

Foundation [Trilogy]

Isaac Asimov
[Russia]
1951

74

Malone Dies

Samuel Beckett
[Ireland]
1951

75

Day of the Triffids

John Wyndham
[England]
1951

76

Memoirs of Hadrian

Marguerite Yourcenar
[Belgium]
1951

77

The Hive

Camilo Jose Cela
[Spain]
1951
[NPL 1989]

78

Wise Blood

(Mary) Flannery O'Connor
[US]
1952)

79

The Old Man and the Sea

Ernest Hemingway
[US]
1952
[PPL 1953]

80

Invisible Man

Ralph Ellison
[US]
1952
[NBA 1952]

81

The Judge and His Hangman

Friedrich Durrenmatt
[Switzerland]
1952

82

Excellent Women

Barbara Pym
[England]
1952

83

A Thousand Cranes

Yasunari Kawabata
[Japan]
1952
[NPL 1968]

84

Go Tell It on the Mountain

James Baldwin
[US]
1953

85

Casino Royale

Ian Fleming
[England]
1953

86

Junkie

William Burroughs
[US]
1953

87

Lucky Jim

Kingsley Amis
[England]
1953
[SMA 1953]

88

The Lost Steps

Alejo Carpentier
[Switzerland]
1953

89

The Hothouse

Wolfgang Koeppen
[Germany]
1953

90

The Long Good-Bye

Raymond Chandler
[US]
1953

91

The Go-Between

L.P. Hartley
[England]
1953

92

The Dark Child

Camara Laye
[Guinea]
1953

93

The Day in Spring

Ciril Kosmac
[Slovenia]
1954

94

A Ghost at Noon

Alberto Moravia
[Italy]
1954

95

The Story of O

Pauline Reage
[France]
1954

96

Under the Net

Iris Murdoch
[Ireland]
1954

97

Lord of the Flies

William Golding
[England]
1954
[NPL 1983]

98

The Mandarins

Simone de Beauvoir
[France]
1954

99

Bonjour Tristesse

Francoise Sagan
[France]
1954

100

Death in Rome

Wolfgang Koeppen
[Germany]
1954

101

The Sound of Waves

Yukio Mishima
[Japan]
1954

102

The Unknown Soldier

Vaino Linna
[Finland]
1954

103

I'm Not Stiller

Max Frisch
[Switzerland]
1954