100 Greatest Books Ever Written Part I Fill In with Key. 25 of the 100 Greatest Books Ever Written. Applicable to English, language arts, literature, poetry, fine arts, reading, history, philosophy and science. Includes 20000 Leagues Under the Seas by Jules Verne, The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne, Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson, Walden by Henry David Thoreau, Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift, Moby-Dick by Herman Melville, A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway, The Red Badge of Courage by Stephan Crane, The Jungle Books by Rudyard Kipling, The Odyssey by Homer, The Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan, A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce, Paradise Lost by John Milton, Tales from Arabian Nights, Great Expectations by Charles Dickens, Candide: Or, Optimism by Francois Voltaire, Oedipus Rex by Sophocles, The Hunchback of Notre-Dame by Victor Hugo, The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper, The Sea-Wolf and Selected Stories by Jack London, Cyrano De Bergerac by Edmond Rostand, The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer, Poems of Robert Browning by Robert Browning, Emerson's Essays by Ralph Waldo Emerson, and The Portrait of a Lady by Henry James. By Derrick Neill.