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Flashcards in Books 1955 to 1964 Deck (93):
1

The Ragazzi

Pier Paolo Pasolini
[Italy]
1955

2

The Recognitions

William Gaddis
[US]
1955

3

The Burning Plain

Juan Rulfo
[Mexico]
1955

4

The Quiet American

Graham Greene
[England]
1955

5

The Trusting and the Maimed

James Plunkett
[Ireland]
1955

6

The Tree of Man

Patrick White
[England]
1955
[NPL 1973]

7

The Last Temptation of Christ

Nikos Kazantzakis
[Greece]
1955

8

The Devil to Pay in the Backlands

Joao Guimaraes Rosa
[Brazil]
1955

9

Lolita

Vladimir Nabokov
[Russia]
1955

10

The Talented Mr. Ripley

Patricia Highsmith
[US]
1955

11

The Lord of the Rings [Trilogy]

J.R.R. Tolkien
[South Africa]
1954-55

12

The Lonely Londoners

Sam Selvon
[Trinidad]
1956

13

The Roots of Heaven

Romain Gary
[Lithuania]
1956

14

The Floating Opera

John Barth
[US]
1956

15

Giovanni's Room

James Baldwin
[US]
1956

16

Justine

Lawrence Durrell
[India]
1957

17

The Glass Bees

Ernst Junger
[Germany]
1957

18

Doctor Zhivago

Boris Pasternak
[Russia]
1957
[NPL 1958 (Declined)]

19

Pnin

Vladimir Nabokov
[Russia]
1957

20

On the Road

Jack Kerouac
[US]
1957

21

The Manila Rope

Veijo Meri
[Finland]
1957

22

The Deadbeats

Ward Ruyslinck
[Belgium]
1957

23

Homo Faber

Max Frisch
[Switzerland]
1957

24

Blue of Noon

Georges Bataille
[France]
1957

25

The Midwich Cuckoos [Movie: Village of the Damned]

John Wyndham
[England]
1957

26

Voss

Patrick White
[England]
1957
[NPL 1973]

27

Jealousy

Alain Robbe-Grillet
[France]
1957

28

The Birds

Tarjei Vesaas
[Norway]
1957

29

The Once and Future King

T.H. (Terence Hanbury) White
[India]
1958

30

The Bell

Iris Murdoch
[Ireland]
1958

31

Borstal Boy

Brendan Behan
[Ireland]
1958

32

Gabriela, Clove and Cinnamon

Jorge Amado
[Brazil]
1958

33

Saturday Night and Sunday Morning

Alan Sillitoe
[England]
1958

34

Things Fall Apart

Chinua Achebe
[Nigeria]
1958

35

The Bitter Glass

Eilis Dillon
[Ireland]
1958

36

The Guide

R.K. Narayan
[India]
1958

37

The Leopard

Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa
[Italy]
1958

38

Deep Rivers

Jose Maria Arguedas
[Peru]
1958

39

Breakfast at Tiffany's

Truman Capote (Truman Persons)
[US]
1958

40

Pluck the Bud and Destroy the Offspring

Kenzaburo Oe
[Japan]
1958
[NPL 1994]

41

Billiards at Half-Past Nine

Heinrich Boll
[Germany]
1959
[NPL 1972]

42

Down Second Avenue

Ezekiel Mphahlele
[South Africa]
1959

43

Cider With Rosie

Laurie Lee
[England]
1959

44

The Tin Drum

Gunter Grass
[Poland]
1959
[NPL 1999]

45

The Naked Lunch

William Burroughs
[US]
1959

46

Billy Liar

Keith Waterhouse
[England]
1959

47

Absolute Beginners

Colin Macinnes
[England]
1959

48

Promise at Dawn

Romain Gary
[Lithuania]
1960

49

Rabbit, Run

John Updike
[US]
1960

50

To Kill a Mockingbird

Harper Lee
[US]
1960
[PPL 1961]

51

The Magician of Lublin

Isaac Bashevis Singer
[Poland]
1960
[NPL 1978]

52

Halftime

Martin Walser
[Germany]
1960

53

The Country Girls

Edna O'Brien
[Ireland]
1960

54

Bebo's Girl

Carlo Cassola
[Italy]
1960

55

God's Bits of Wood

Ousmane Sembene
[Senegal]
1960

56

The Shipyard

Juan Carlos Onetti
[Uruguay]
1961

57

Catch-22

Joseph Heller
[US]
1961

58

Solaris

Stanislaw Lem
[Poland]
1961

59

Cat and Mouse

Gunter Grass
[Poland]
1961
[NPL 1999]

60

The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie

Muriel Spark
[Scotland]
1961

61

The Severed Head

Iris Murdoch
[Ireland]
1961

62

Franny and Zooey

J.D. Salinger
[US]
1961

63

No One Writes to the Colonel

Gabriel Garcia Marquez
[Colombia]
1961

64

Faces in the Water

Janet Frame
[New Zealand]
1961

65

Memoirs of a Peasant Boy

Xose Neira Vilas
[Spain]
1961

66

Stranger in a Strange Land

Robert Heinlein
[US]
1961
[Hugo 1962]

67

Labyrinths

Jorge Louis Borges
[Argentina]
1962

68

The Golden Notebook

Doris Lessing
[Iran]
1962

69

Time of Silence

Luis Martin-Santos
[Spain]
1962

70

Pale Fire

Vladimir Nabokov
[Russia]
1962

71

A Clockwork Orange

Anthony Burgess
[England]
1962

72

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

Ken Kesey
[US]
1962

73

Girl with Green Eyes

Edna O'Brien
[Ireland]
1962

74

The Death of Artemio Cruz

Carlos Fuentes
[Mexico]
1962

75

The Time of the Hero

Mario Vargas Llosa
[Peru]
1962

76

The Garden of the Finzi-Continis

Giorgio Bassani
[Italy]
1963

77

One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
[Russia]
1963

78

The Third Wedding

Costas Taktsis
[Greece]
1963

79

Dog Years

Gunter Grass
[Poland]
1963
[NPL 1999]

80

The Bell Jar

Sylvia Plath (pseudo. Victoria Lucas)
[US]
1963

81

Inside Mr. Enderby

Anthony Burgess (pseudo. Joseph Kell)
[England]
1963

82

The Girls of Slender Means

Muriel Spark
[Scotland]
1963

83

The Spy Who Came in From the Cold

John Le Carre
[England]
1963

84

Manon des Sources

Marcel Pagnol
[France]
1963

85

The Graduate

Charles Webb
[US]
1963

86

Cat's Cradle

Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
[US]
1963

87

V.

Thomas Pynchon
[US]
1963

88

Herzog

Saul Bellow
[Canada]
1964
[NBA 1965]

89

The Ravishing of Lol V. Stein

Marguerite Duras
[Vietnam]
1964

90

Arrow of God

Chinua Achebe
[Nigeria]
1964

91

Three Trapped Tigers

Guillermo Cabrera Infante
[Cuba]
1964

92

Sometimes a Great Notion

Ken Kesey
[US]
1964

93

The Passion According to G.H.

Clarice Lispector
[Ukraine]
1964