Best Popular Classics Books on Goodreads

For purposes of this list, only include books with over 99999 ratings and shelved at least 2000 times as classics.

Anything with less than 100,000 ratings or shelved less than 2000 times as classics will be removed and without comment.

When this list was created, the minimum shelve was 1000 classics.

See also
Must Read Classics
The Great Classics You Have Not Read Yet
Read These In School Would Have Preferred A Root Canal

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4.30 avg rating — 260,903 ratings
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3.58 avg rating — 243,847 ratings
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3.97 avg rating — 369,940 ratings
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3.61 avg rating — 367,084 ratings
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3.97 avg rating — 260,051 ratings
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4.20 avg rating — 282,982 ratings
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