To Do

Sigh. / Excitement. Finals are over…. Time to make new To Do lists. Here’s a good one: Books I need to read, in order of publication date.

1840s – Tales, Edgar Allen Poe (reread) — Done
1847 – Jane Eyre, Charlotte Bronte
1847 – Wuthering Heights, Emily Bronte
1847 – Vanity Fair, William Thackeray
1874 – Middlemarch, George Eliot
1881 – The Portrait of a Lady, Henry James
1890 – The Portrait of Dorian Gray, Oscar Wilde — Done
1891 – Tess of D’Ubervilles, Thomas Hardy
1895 – The Red Badge of Courage, Stephen Crane
1897 – Dracula, Bram Stoker — Done
1900 – Sister Carrie, Theodore Dreisser
1902 – The Wings of the Dove, Henry James — Done
1908 – A Room with a View, E.M. Forster — Done
1910 – Howard’s End, E.M. Forster — Done
1911 – Ethan Frome, Edith Wharton (reread) — Done
1912 – Death in Venice, Thomas Mann — Done
1913 – Maurice, E.M. Forster — Done
1913 – Sons and Lovers, D.H. Lawrence
1914 – Dubliners, James Joyce
1915 – The Rainbow, D.H. Lawrence
1920 – Women in Love, D.H. Lawrence
1920 – The Age of Innocence, Edith Wharton — Done
1922 – Ulysses, James Joyce
1924 – The Magic Mountain, Thomas Mann
1928 – Lady Chatterly’s Lover – D.H. Lawrence