St. Mark's additional 100 best English language novels of the XX century

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How German Is It (1982) af Walter Abish
Alt falder fra hinanden (1958) af Chinua Achebe
A Death in the Family (1957) af James Agee
The Man with the Golden Arm (1949) af Nelson Algren
Bastard Out of Carolina (1992) af Dorothy Allison
Lucky Jim (1954) af Kingsley Amis
Money: A Suicide Note (1984) af Martin Amis
New York trilogien : By af glas, Genfærd, Det aflåste værelse (1985) af Paul Auster
Crash (1973) af J. G. Ballard
Regeneration (1991) af Pat Barker
Nattens skove : roman (1936) af Djuna Barnes
Flauberts papegøje (1984) af Julian Barnes
The Floating Opera (1956) af John Barth
Three Novels: Molloy, Malone Dies, The Unnamable (1951) af Samuel Beckett
G. (1972) af John Berger
My Sister's Hand in Mine: The Collected Works of Jane Bowles (1966) af Jane Bowles
Hotel du Lac (1984) af Anita Brookner
Manchild in the promised land (1965) af Claude Brown
Ekstrabudene (1971) af Charles Bukowski
Nøgen frokost (1962) af William S. Burroughs
Besættelse (1990) af A.S. Byatt
Med koldt blod (1965) af Truman Capote
Det lange farvel (1953) af Raymond Chandler
Vi venter på barbarerne (1980) af J. M. Coetzee
Stop-Time: A Memoir (1967) af Frank Conroy
The Deptford Trilogy (1970) af Robertson Davies
Hvid støj (1984) af Don DeLillo
Drømmer androider om elektriske får? (1968) af Philip K. Dick
Play It As It Lays (1970) af Joan Didion
Den afrikanske Farm (1937) af Isak Dinesen
Geek Love (1989) af Katherine Dunn
A Fan's Notes (1968) af Frederick Exley
I støvet (1939) af John Fante
The Recognitions (1955) af William Gaddis
Neuromantiker : cyberpunk-roman (1984) af William Gibson
July's People (1981) af Nadine Gordimer
A Map of the World (1994) af Jane Hamilton
Marvfolket (1984) af Keri Hulme
Their Eyes Were Watching God (1937) af Zora Neale Hurston
Verden ifølge Garp (1978) af John Irving
Resten af dagen (1989) af Kazuo Ishiguro
Fiskadoro (1985) af Denis Johnson
Oregon (1964) af Ken Kesey
Kvindekrigeren : erindringer om en barndom blandt spøgelser (1975) af Maxine Hong Kingston
Den bemalede fugl (1965) af Jerzy Kosiński
Dræb ikke en sangfugl (1960) af Harper Lee
Den gyldne bog (1962) af Doris Lessing
Einsteins drømme (1992) af Alan Lightman
Wittgenstein's Mistress (1988) af David Markson
The Journalist (1994) af Harry Mathews
So Long, See You Tomorrow (1979) af William Maxwell
Slagterdrengen (1992) af Patrick McCabe
Alle de smukke heste (1992) af Cormac McCarthy
Gruppen (1963) af Mary McCarthy
Byens lys (1984) af Jay McInerney
Martin Dressler: The Tale of an American Dreamer (1996) af Steven Millhauser
Isslag (1994) af Rick Moody
Who Will Run the Frog Hospital? (1994) af Lorrie Moore
Elskede : roman (1987) af Toni Morrison
The Third Policeman (1967) af Flann O'Brien
Going After Cacciato (1978) af Tim O'Brien
Wise Blood (1952) af Flannery O'Connor
Sultens vej (1991) af Ben Okri
Den engelske patient (1992) af Michael Ondaatje
Zen og kunsten at vedligeholde en motorcykel (1974) af Robert M. Pirsig
The Bell Jar (1963) af Sylvia Plath
The Golden Spur (1962) af Dawn Powell
Galatea 2.2 (1995) af Richard Powers
Guided Tours of Hell: Novellas (1997) af Francine Prose
Sidste nyt fra havnen : roman (1993) af E. Annie Proulx
Gravity's Rainbow (1973) af Thomas Pynchon
Kun den stærke er fri. Overs. efter den amerikanske originaludg. The fountainhead af Karina Winfeld-Hansen (1943) af Ayn Rand
Jitterbug Perfume (1984) af Tom Robbins
Call It Sleep (1934) af Henry Roth
Mating (1991) af Norman Rush
A Sport and a Pastime (1967) af James Salter
Hvorfor har Sammy så travlt? (1941) af Budd Schulberg
The Quantity Theory of Insanity (1991) af Will Self
En passende ung mand (1993) af Vikram Seth
The Stone Diaries (1993) af Carol Shields
A Thousand Acres (1991) af Jane Smiley
Alice B. Toklas' selvbiografi (1933) af Gertrude Stein
Dog Soldiers (1974) af Robert Stone
Køkkengudens hustru : roman (1991) af Amy Tan
Den hemmelige historie (1992) af Donna Tartt
Frygt og lede i Las Vegas : roman (1971) af Hunter S. Thompson
Min indre morder (1952) af Jim Thompson
Ringenes herre (1954) af J. R. R. Tolkien
Fjolsernes forbund : roman (1980) af John Kennedy Toole
Cain's Book (1960) af Alexander Trocchi
Tintin i den ny verden (1993) af Frederic Tuten
Hare hop (1960) af John Updike
You Bright & Risen Angels (1987) af William T. Vollmann
Infinite Jest (1996) af David Foster Wallace
Trainspotting (1993) af Irvine Welsh
Skrevet på kroppen (1992) af Jeanette Winterson
Close to the Knives: A Memoir of Disintegration (1991) af David Wojnarowicz
Look Homeward, Angel (1929) af Thomas Wolfe
Forfængelighedens bål (1987) af Tom Wolfe
This Boy's Life (1989) af Tobias Wolff

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