Favorite Books

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See Library for a full listing of all the books Art has read since 1968

 

100. Feb 1991 Will and Ariel Durant The Story of Civilization VIII: The Age of Louis XIV 1963 74 pp.
101. Mar 1991 Thomas L. Friedman From Beirut to Jerusalem 1989 525 pp.
102. Apr 1991 Marcus Aurelius The Meditations 177 ad. 129 pp.
103. May 1991 Marcel Proust The Captive 1921 289 pp.
104. Au. 1991 Oscar Hijuelos The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love 1989 407 pp.
105. Nov 1991 John Updike Rabbit, Run 1960 249 pp.
106. Nov 1991 William Styron The Confessions of Nat Turner 1966 429 pp.
107. Jan 1992 H.G. Wells A Short History of the World 1922 357 pp.
108. Feb 1992 Swami Prabhavananda The Sermon on the Mount according to Vendanta 1963 126 pp.
109. Apr 1992 Nathaniel Hawthorne The House of Seven Gables 1851 245 pp.
110. Dec 1992 Camille Paglia Sex, Art and American Culture 1992 287 pp.
111. Fe. 1993 Hermann Hesse Demian 1919 179 pp.
112. May 1994 Franz Kafka The Trial 1920 256 pp.
113. May 1994 Daneil Defoe A Journal of the Plague Year 1725 256 pp.
114. May 1994 Jean Rhys After Leaving Mr. Mackenzie 1931 191 pp.
115. Aug 1994 Henry Kissinger Diplomacy 1994 835 pp.
116. Dec 1994 Gustav Janouch Conversations with Kafka 1923 201 pp.
117. Jan 1995 Samuel Butler The Way of All Flesh 1903 444 pp.
118. Apr 1995 Stendahl The Red and the Black 1830 574 pp.
119. Mar 1996 Robert D. Kaplan Balkan Ghosts 1993 300 pp.
120 Ma. 1996 Gustave Flaubert Flaubert in Egypt 1850 222 pp.
121. Jun 1997 Charles and Mary Lamb Tales from Shakespeare 1807 313 pp.
122. Oct 1997 Keith B. Richburg Out of America 1997 254 pp.
123. Dec 1997 David Denby Great Books 1996 463 pp.
124. May 1998 Patrick Süskind Perfume 1985 263 pp.
125. Au. 1998 Ralph Ellison Invisible Man 1952 469 pp.
126. Nov 1998 D.H. Lawrence Sons and Lovers 1913 484 pp.
127. Feb 1999 Arthur Golden Memoirs of a Geisha 1997 428 pp.
128. Apr 1999 Russell Banks Cloudsplitter 1998 758 pp.
129. Oct 1999 Dan Kindlon, Michael Thompson Raising Cain 1999 267 pp.
130. May 2000 Zora Neale Hurston Their Eyes Were Watching God 1937  
131. Aug 2000 Jacques Barzun From Dawn to Decadence 2000  
132. Nov 2000 Jakob Walter The Diary of a Napoleonic Foot Soldier 1830  
133. Mar 2002 Elizabeth Gaskell Wives and Daughters 1866  
134. Dec 2002 Harold Nicolson Good Behavior 1955 285 pp.
135. Feb 2003 Charles Bukowski Post Office 1971 196 pp.
136. Jul 2003 Paul Berman Terror and Liberalism 2003 210 pp.
137. Mar 2004 Tracy Chevalier Girl With a Pearl Earring 1999 233 pp.
138. Oct 2004 Bob Dylan Chronicles, vol. 1 2004 295 pp.
139. Jan 2005 Laurens van deer Post A Story Like The Wind 1972 370 pp.
140. Sep 2005 Anthony Trollope The Way We LIve Now 1873 779 pp.
141. Jan 2006 W. Somerset Maugham Of Human Bondage 1915 628 pp.
142. May 2006 Geoff Emerick Here, There and Everywhere 2006 371 pp.
143. Nov 2006 Fareed Zakaria The Future of Freedom 2003 256 pp.
144. Nov 2006 J.P. Donleavey The Ginger Man 1955 347 pp.
145. Feb 2007 Jonathan Franzen The Corrections 2001 566 pp.
146. Jun 2007 Isaiah Berlin Russian Thinkers 1978 317 pp.
147. Feb 2007 Ian McEwan On Chesil Beach 2007 203 pp.
148. Jul 2007 Jonathan Lethem Motherless Brooklyn 1999 311 pp.
149. Sep 2007 Jose Saramago The Gospel According to Jesus Christ 1991 377 pp.
150. Oct 2007 Reinhold Niebuhr Leaves from the Notebook of a Tamed Cynic 1991 377 pp.
151. Nov 2007 Booth Tarkington The Magnificent Ambersons 1918 307 pp.
151. Oct 2009 Ivan Goncharov Oblomov 1859 485 pp.
152. Dec 2009 Akira Iriye The Origins of the Second World War in Asia and the Pacific 1987 185 pp.
153. Feb 2010 Christopher Caldwell Reflections on the Revolution in Europe 2009 349 pp.
154. Apr 2010 Richard Wright Native Son 1940
155. Jul 2010 Wilkie Collins The Woman in White 1860
156. Aug 2010 Kathryn Stockett The Help 2009
157. Oct 2010 Doug Glanville The Game From Where I Stand 2010
158. Jun 2012 E.L. James Fifty Shades of Grey 2011
159. Nov 2012 Michael Shaara The Killer Angels 1974
160. Dec 2012 Henry Kissinger On China 2011
161. Feb 2013 Robert D. Kaplan The Revenge of Geography  
162. Mar 2013 Nancy Mitford Voltaire in Love  
163. Feb 2014 Margaret MacMillan The War that Ended Peace 2013
164. Oct 2014 Henry Kissinger World Order 2014
165. Jul 2015 Howard Felperin In Another Life 2014
166. Jun 2016 Bill Read The Days of Dylan Thomas 1964