50 Book Literary Classics Library

This set of 50 books from Everyman's Library, carefully chosen by our curators, will fill any room with the most influential literature in history. Each set will vary slightly, but every collection will include novels that span time and genre with books for every kind of reader. The set, a true centerpiece of any home, is an heirloom worth passing on to loved ones, and owners will find endless wisdom and entertainment within the thousands of pages.

Everyman's Library offers these novels as beautifully bound volumes with easy-to-read typography, acid-free paper, sewn cloth bindings, silk ribbon markers, and European half-round spines.

Please contact us if you would like to create custom jackets for your set of 50. 

Please note: Below is only an example list of titles. Each set will include 50 titles and authors similar to the list below, we will pull your set based on availability at the time of your order. If you would like to choose the books you receive, please contact customer service, and they will discuss a custom curation price based on your wish list. 

  1. House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende 
  2. Old Goriot by Honore De Balzac 
  3. Stories of Ray Bradbury by Ray Bradbury 
  4. Possession by A.S. Byatt 
  5. Death Comes for the Archbishop by Willa Cather 
  6. Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes 
  7. Woman in White by Wilkie Collins 
  8. Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens 
  9. Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoevsky 
  10. Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky 
  11. Souls of Black Folk by W.E.B. Du Bois
  12. Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas 
  13. Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas 
  14. Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald 
  15. Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert 
  16. Howard's End by E.M. Forster 
  17. Dead Souls by Nikolai Gogol 
  18. Catch-22 by Joseph Heller 
  19. Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway 
  20. Histories by Herodotus 
  21. Les Miserables by Victor Hugo 
  22. Moby Dick by Herman Melville 
  23. Beloved by Toni Morrison 
  24. Tale of Genji by Murasaki Shikibu 
  25. 1984 by George Orwell 
  26. Republic by Plato 
  27. Midnight's Children by Salman Rushdie 
  28. Histories Volume 1 by William Shakespeare 
  29. Sonnets and Narrative Poems by William Shakespeare
  30. Frankenstein by Mary Shelley 
  31. Thousand Acres by Jane Smiley 
  32. Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith 
  33. One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich by Alexander Solzhenitsyn
  34. Theban Plays by Sophocles 
  35. Tristram Shandy by Laurence Sterne 
  36. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson
  37. Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe 
  38. Annals and Histories by Tacitus 
  39. Makioka Sisters by Junichiro Tanizaki 
  40. Walden by Henry David Thoreau 
  41. Cossacks by Leo Tolstoy 
  42. Collected Shorter Fiction Vol. 1 by Leo Tolstoy
  43. Collected Shorter Fiction Vol. 2 by Leo Tolstoy
  44. Childhood; Boyhood; Youth by Leo Tolstoy 
  45. Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope 
  46. Fathers and Children by Ivan Turgenev 
  47. Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain 
  48. Art of War by Sun Tzu 
  49. House of Mirth by Edith Wharton 
  50. To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf


Weight: 85.0 lb

Width: 5.25 feet x Height: 8.25 inches x Depth: 5.25 inches 

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