Great Books Set in Rural England
Genteel English country classics.
1 Pride and Prejudice
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2 Jane Eyre
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3 Sense and Sensibility
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4 Emma
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5 Wuthering Heights
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6 Cranford
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7 The Secret Garden
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8 Murder at the Vicarage (Mis...
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9 Persuasion
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10 Middlemarch
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11 The Body In The Library (Mi...
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12 Mansfield Park
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13 The Tenant of Wildfell Hall
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14 Tess of the D'Urbervilles
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15 Wives and Daughters
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16 A Room with a View
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17 Howards End
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18 All Creatures Great and Small
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19 A Murder Is Announced (Miss...
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20 The Pillars of the Earth
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21 The Guernsey Literary and P...
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22 Far from the Madding Crowd
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23 Bachester Chronicle 2 Vols
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23 The Mill on the Floss
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25 Agnes Grey
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26 The Nine Tailors (Lord Pete...
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27 World Without End (The Pill...
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28 The Mysterious Affair at St...
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28 Possession
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30 After the Funeral
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31 Sad Cypress
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32 Dead Man's Folly (Hercule P...
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33 Hallowe'en Party (Hercule P...
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34 The Hollow (Hercule Poirot,...
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35 Americashire: A Field Guide...
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35 The Case of the Wayward Fae...
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37 The Secret of Chimneys (Sup...
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38 The Complete Memoirs of Geo...
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39 The Magic Apple Tree: A Cou...
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40 Puck of Pook's Hill
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41 The Return of the Native
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42 The Rainbow (Brangwen Famil...
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43 Adam Bede
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44 Silas Marner
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45 Lady Chatterley's Lover
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46 The Remains of the Day
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47 The Mirror Crack'd from Sid...
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48 Miss Marple: The Complete S...
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49 Busman's Honeymoon (Lord Pe...
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50 Nemesis (Miss Marple #12)
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51 450 from Paddington: A Miss...
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52 A Pocket Full of Rye (Miss ...
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53 Hercule Poirot's Christmas
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54 The Moving Finger
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55 Five Little Pigs (Hercule P...
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56 Mrs. McGinty's Dead (Hercul...
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56 Poirot Loses a Client (Herc...
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58 The Adventure of the Christ...
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59 Why Didn't They Ask Evans?
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60 The Seven Dials Mystery
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61 The Bookshop
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61 A Three and Sevenpence Half...
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61 Gregor the Overlander (Unde...
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61 The Lost Girl
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61 A Second Chance: First in t...
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61 Jackboot Britain
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61 Lizzie's Story (The Decisio...
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68 Waterland
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68 Undead and Undermined (Unde...
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68 Taking Chances
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68 Jasmine's Story (The Decisi...
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72 Shake Down the Stars
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72 Clariel (Abhorsen, #4)
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72 A Christmas Homecoming
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75 In The Place of Fallen Leaves
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75 The Greatcoat
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77 The Country Child
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77 The Tale of Hill Top Farm (...
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77 Last Orders
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80 The Ring Of Bright Water Tr...
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80 Cider With Rosie
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80 Bellman & Black: A Ghost Story
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83 Shirley
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84 Scenes of Clerical Life
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85 Sisters by a River
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86 Camilla
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87 Women in Love (Brangwen Fam...
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87 Jude the Obscure
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89 The spire, William Golding ...
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90 How Green Was My Valley
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91 Little Lord Fauntleroy
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92 Black Beauty
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93 Brideshead Revisited
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94 The Go-Between
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95 The Shooting Party
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96 Gosford Park: The Shooting ...
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97 Clouds of Witness (Lord Pet...
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98 They Do It with Mirrors (Mi...
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99 Taken at the Flood
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100 Sleeping Murder
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