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NYPL Books of the Century: Favorites of Childhood & Youth

The following is a complete list of the titles included in the exhibition Books of the Century at The New York Public Library's Center for the Humanities, May 20, 1995-July 13, 1996, and in The New York Public Library's Books of the Century, published by Oxford University Press.

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The Tale of Peter Rabbit

By Potter, Beatrix

The Tale of Peter Rabbit
The Tale of Peter Rabbit

By Potter, Beatrix

Book - 2002

The Catcher in the Rye

By Salinger, J. D.

The Catcher in the Rye
The Catcher in the Rye

By Salinger, J. D.

Book - 2001

Charlotte's Web

By White, E. B.

Charlotte's Web
Charlotte's Web

By White, E. B.

Book - 1980

The Snowy Day

By Keats, Ezra Jack

The Snowy Day
The Snowy Day

By Keats, Ezra Jack

Book - 2011

Where the Wild Things Are

By Sendak, Maurice

Where the Wild Things Are
Where the Wild Things Are

By Sendak, Maurice

Book - 1988

Sarah, Plain and Tall

By MacLachlan, Patricia

Sarah, Plain and Tall
Sarah, Plain and Tall

By MacLachlan, Patricia

Book - 1987