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Top 100 Most Influential Books According to Henry Miller
  1. Ancient Greek Dramatists
  2. Arabian Nights (for children)
  3. Elizabethan Playwrights (excepting Shakespeare)
  4. European Playwrights of 19th Century
  5. Greek Myths and Legends
  6. Knights of King Arthur’s Court
  7. Abèlard, Pierre, The Story of My Misfortunes
  8. Alain-Fournier, The Wanderer
  9. Andersen, Hans Christian, Fairy Tales
  10. Anonymous, Diary of a Lost One
  11. Balzac, Honoré de, Seraphita
  12. Balzac, Honoré de, Louis Lambert
  13. Bellamy, Edward, Looking Backward
  14. Belloc, Hilaire, The Path to Rome
  15. Blavatsky, Mme. H. P., The Secret Doctrine
  16. Boccaccio, Giovanni, The Decameron
  17. Breton, André, Nadja
  18. Bronte, Emily, Wuthering Heights
  19. Bulwyer-Lytton, Edward, Last Days of Pompeii
  20. Carroll, Lewis, Alice in Wonderland
  21. Céline, Louis-Ferdinand, Journey to the End of the Night
  22. Cellini, Benvenuto, Autobiography
  23. Cendrars, Blaise, Virtually the complete works
  24. Chesterton, G.K., Saint Francis of Assisi
  25. Conrad, Joseph, His works in general
  26. Cooper James Fenimore, Leatherstocking Tales
  27. Defoe, Daniel, Robinson Crusoe
  28. De Nerval, Gérard, His works in general
  29. Dostoievsky, Feodor, His works in general
  30. Dreiser, Theodore, His works in general
  31. Duhamel, Geoges, Salavin Series
  32. Du Maurier, George, Trilby
  33. Dumas, Alexander, The Three Musketeers
  34. Eckermann, Johann, Conversations with Goethe
  35. Eltzbacher, Paul, Anarchism
  36. Emerson, Ralph Waldo, Representative Men
  37. Fabre, Henri, His works in general
  38. Faure, Elie, The History of Art
  39. Fenollosa, Ernest, The Chinese Written Character as a Medium for poetry
  40. Gide, André, Dostoievski
  41. Giono, Jean, Refus d’Obéissance
  42. Giono, Jean, Que ma joie domeure
  43. Giono, Jean, Jean le Bleu
  44. Grimm Brothers, Fairy Tales
  45. 45 Gutkind, Erich, The Absolute Collective
  46. Haggard, Rider, She
  47. Hamsun, Knut, His works in general
  48. Henty, G. A., His works in general
  49. Hesse, Hermann, Siddhartha
  50. Hudson, W. H., His works in general
  51. Hugo, Victor, Les Misérables
  52. Huysmans, Joris Karl, Against the Grain
  53. Joyce, James, Ulysses
  54. Keyserling, Hermann, South American Meditations
  55. Kropotkin, Peter, Mutual Aid
  56. Lao-tse, Tao Teh Ch’ing
  57. Latzko, Andreas, Men in War
  58. Long, Haniel, Interlinear to Cabeza de Vaca
  59. M, Gospel of Ramakrishna
  60. Machen, Arthur, The Hill of Dreams
  61. Maeterlinck, Maurice, His works in general
  62. Mann, Thomas, The Magic Mountain
  63. Mencken, H. L., Prejudices
  64. Nietzsche, His works in general
  65. Nijinsky, Diary
  66. Nordhoff & Hall, Pitcairn Island
  67. Nostradamus, The Centuries
  68. Peck, George Wilbur, Peck’s Bad Boy
  69. Percival, W. O., William Blake’s Circle of Destiny
  70. Petronius, The Satyricon
  71. Plutarch, Lives
  72. Powys, John Cowper, Visions and Revisions
  73. Prescott, William H., Conquest of Mexico
  74. Prescott, William H., Conquest of Peru
  75. Proust, Marcel, Remembrance of Things Past
  76. Rabelais, Gargantua and Pantagruel
  77. Rimbaud, Jean-Arthur, His works in general
  78. Rolland, Romain, Jean-Christophe
  79. Rolland, Romain, Prophets of the New India
  80. Rudhyar, Dane, Astrology of Personality
  81. Saltus, Edgar, The Imperial Purple
  82. Scott, Sir Walter, Ivanhoe
  83. Sienkiewicz, Henry, Quo Vadis
  84. Sikelianos, Anghelos, Proanakrousma
  85. Sinnett, A. P., Esoteric Buddhism
  86. Spencer, Herbert, Autobiography
  87. Spengler, Oswald, The Decline of the West
  88. Strindberg, August, The Inferno
  89. Suarès, Carlo, Krishnamurti
  90. Suzuki, Daisetz Teitaro, Zen Buddhism
  91. Swift, Jonathan, Guilliver’s Travels
  92. Tennyson, Alfred, Idylls of the King
  93. Thoreau, Henry David, Civil Disobedience & Other Essays
  94. Twain, Mark, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
  95. Van Gogh, Vincent, Letters to Theo
  96. Wassermann, Jacob, The Maurizius Case (Trilogy)
  97. Weigall, Arthur, Akhnaton
  98. Welch, Galbraith, The Unveiling of Timbuctoo
  99. Werfel, Franz, Star of the Unborn
  100. Whitman, Walt, Leaves of Grass