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A Listmania! list by Mr. M. J. Farren "Matthew J. A. Farren" (Solihull, UK)
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The Odyssey (Penguin Classics)
1.  The Odyssey (Penguin Classics) by Homer
The list author says:
  "One of the greatest works of literature of all time. This is probably the best translation too."
5.59   Used & New from: 0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (61 customer reviews)

The Iliad (Penguin Classics)
2.  The Iliad (Penguin Classics) by Homer
The list author says:
  "You can't read one without the other! The highlight is obviously the Catalogue of Ships"
6.99   Used & New from: 1.55
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (36 customer reviews)

Sir Philip Sidney: The Major Works (Oxford World's Classics)
3.  Sir Philip Sidney: The Major Works (Oxford World's Classics) by Philip Sidney
The list author says:
  "Idyllic poems from an idyllic age"
6.99   Used & New from: 1.48
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

Myths from Mesopotamia: Creation, The Flood, Gilgamesh, and Others (Oxford World's Classics)
4.  Myths from Mesopotamia: Creation, The Flood, Gilgamesh, and Others (Oxford World's Classics) by Stephanie Dalley
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  "The perfect introduction to Babylonian mythology"
6.29   Used & New from: 3.09
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

My Family and Other Animals
5.  My Family and Other Animals by Gerald Durrell
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  "Because sometimes we all need a laugh"
5.59   Used & New from: 0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (128 customer reviews)

Complete Poems and Translations (Penguin Classics)
6.  Complete Poems and Translations (Penguin Classics) by Christopher Marlowe
The list author says:
  "Easily stands up to the other one"
11.99   Used & New from: 3.81
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

Physics (Oxford World's Classics)
7.  Physics (Oxford World's Classics) by Aristotle
The list author says:
  "If you only read one work of Aristotle, it might as well be this one"
4.99   Used & New from: 2.14
3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

The Nature of Things (Penguin Classics)
8.  The Nature of Things (Penguin Classics) by Lucretius
The list author says:
  "Modern before its time"
7.49   Used & New from: 3.63
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

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