The 20th-Century American Bestsellers Database consists of work done by undergraduate and graduate students at the University of Virginia, the University of Illinois, Catholic University, and Brandeis University, from 1998 to the present.
For more information, contact John Unsworth, Department of English, Brandeis University
"We shall not busy ourselves with what men ought to have admired, what they ought to have written, what they ought to have thought, but with what they did think, write, admire."
-- A History of Criticism, George Saintsbury (cribbed from Alice Hackett, 70 Years of Best Sellers)
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