In Search of Lost Time (French: À la recherche du temps perdu) – previously also translated as Remembrance of Things Past – is a novel in seven volumes, written by Marcel Proust (1871–1922). It is considered to be his most prominent work, known both for its length and its theme of involuntary memory, the most famous example being the "episode of the madeleine" which occurs early in the first volume.
Biblioteca Virtual Miguel de Cervantes Spanish web site with multiple Cervantes links and audio of whole of Don Quixote; Famous Hispanics; The Cervantes Project with biographies and chronology; Information about Miguel de Cervantes; Cervantine Collection of the Biblioteca de Catalunya; Miguel de Cervantes (1547–1616): Life and Portrait The Cervantes Project.
War and Peace, then, was Tolstoy’s attempt to rewrite history—and, hopefully, correct it. In his mind, history was a product of diverse forces across time and place, from the greatest general and the most decisive battle to the smallest, most “insignificant” contextual detail.
The Odyssey is Homer's epic of Odysseus' 10-year struggle to return home after the Trojan War. While Odysseus battles mystical creatures and faces the wrath of the gods, his wife Penelope and his son Telemachus stave off suitors vying for Penelope's hand and Ithaca's throne long enough for Odysseus to return.
The Holy Quran is the best due to at least the three distinguishing characteristics. The first is the absolute authenticity of its source. It is evident that what we recite as the verses of the Holy Qur'an, are exactly the same words presented before the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH & HP).
The principles of modernism are deficient, and the King James Bible is the providentially appointed correct Bible for the world. Inspiration: The Autographs are 100% infallible, inspired and perfect. Preservation: The Word of God is preserved through time, specifically in the King James Bible. The KJB text: The KJB text is correct.
La Galatea shows Cervantes' early interest in poetry and, next to the Novelas Ejemplares and El Quixote, it's considered one of Miguel's finest works. Don Quijote de la Mancha "El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quijote de la Mancha" is his most important work, and considered one of the best books in the history of literature.
A Tale of Two Cities, by Charles Dickens, deals with the major themes of duality, revolution, and resurrection. It was the best of times, it was the worst of times in London and Paris, as economic and political unrest lead to the American and French Revolutions.