European Literature

European literature refers to the literature of Europe. European literature includes literature in many languages; among the most important of the modern written works are those in English, Spanish, French, Dutch, Polish, German, Italian, Modern Greek, Czech and Russian and works by the Scandinavians and Irish. Important classical and medieval traditions are those in Latin, Ancient Greek, Old Norse, Medieval French and the Italian Tuscan dialect of the renaissance. In colloquial speech, European literature often is used as a synonym for Western literature. European literature is a part of worl...more

A Man Called Ove
The Inspector General
The True Deceiver
The Library of Shadows
Hytti nro 6
The Prince of Mist (Niebla, #1)
Ragnarok
The End of the Wasp Season (Alex Morrow, #2)
Mr. Chartwell
Los enamoramientos
The Land of Green Plums
As Red as Blood (The Snow White Trilogy)
The Burning (Maeve Kerrigan, #1)
I Curse the River of Time
Stalinin lehmät

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  • The Stranger
    The Metamorphosis
    The Trial
    The Unbearable Lightness of Being
    Perfume: The Story of a Murderer
    The Little Prince
    Jane Eyre
    Don Quixote (Don Quijote de la Mancha)
    Madame Bovary
    The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1)
    Wuthering Heights
    Les Misérables
    The Picture of Dorian Gray
    Pride and Prejudice
    1984

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