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A Listmania! list by S M B "A Janeite" (Isle of Wight, England)
 
Pride and Prejudice (Oxford World's Classics)
1.  Pride and Prejudice (Oxford World's Classics) by Jane Austen
The list author says:
  "This book needs no introduction or endorsement"
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (420 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Jane Eyre (Penguin Classics)
2.  Jane Eyre (Penguin Classics) by Charlotte Brontė
The list author says:
  "Deservedly on of the most beloved books ever"
£4.49   Used & New from: £0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (628 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Silas Marner: The Weaver of Raveloe (Penguin Classics)
3.  Silas Marner: The Weaver of Raveloe (Penguin Classics) by George Eliot
The list author says:
  "One of the most unlikely heros in literature, I think"
£4.79   Used & New from: £0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (84 customer reviews)

A Town Like Alice
4.  A Town Like Alice by Nevil Shute
The list author says:
  "One day I shall read this without sobbing throughout the first half"
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Rebecca (VMC)
5.  Rebecca (VMC) by Daphne Du Maurier
The list author says:
  "Better read than watched, they just can't get that atmosphere on screen"
£6.29   Used & New from: £0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (253 customer reviews)

The Making of a Marchioness
6.  The Making of a Marchioness by Frances Hodgson Burnett
The list author says:
  "A joy, I can't understand why this isn't better known"
£14.00   Used & New from: £0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (30 customer reviews)

War and Peace (Penguin Classics)
7.  War and Peace (Penguin Classics) by Leo Tolstoy
The list author says:
  "Yes it's a doorstop but what a cracking read"
£6.99   Used & New from: £0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (31 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Persuasion (Penguin Classics)
8.  Persuasion (Penguin Classics) by Jane Austen
The list author says:
  "Beautiful, my favourite JA heroine"
£5.03   Used & New from: £0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (243 customer reviews)

The Warden (Oxford World's Classics)
9.  The Warden (Oxford World's Classics) by Anthony Trollope
The list author says:
  "A good introduction to AT."
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

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Wives and Daughters (Wordsworth Classics)
10.  Wives and Daughters (Wordsworth Classics) by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
The list author says:
  "Her last and best but aarrghh no last chapter!"
£1.89   Used & New from: £0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (63 customer reviews)

The White Witch
11.  The White Witch by Elizabeth Goudge
The list author says:
  "Chance found and loved"
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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