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100#: Murasaki Shikibu (Japan, 973): "Genji Monogatari"
11##: "Poetic Edda" [p]
1175: Chretien de Troyes (11##): "Perceval" [p]
1196: Nezami Ganjawi/ Nizam ad-Din Abu- Muhammad Ilyas ibn-Yusuf ibn-Zaki ibn-Mu'ayyid Nizami (1141): "Haft Peykar/ The Seven Beauties" [p]
120#: "Chanson de Roland" [p]
1205: "Nibelungenlied"
1210: Wolfram Von Eschenbach (117#): "Parzival" [p]
123#: Guillaume de Lorris (11##): "Roman de la Rose" [p]
1321: Dante Alighieri (1265): "Commedia" [p]
1353: Giovanni Boccaccio (1313): "Decameron"
1374: Francesco Petrarca (1304): "Canti" [p]
1389: Khajeh Shamseddin Mohammad Hafez Shirazi/ Khwajeh Shams al-Din Muhammad Hafez/ Hafiz (1326): "Divan" [p]
1400: Geoffrey Chaucer (134#): "Canterbury Tales" [p]
1461: Francois Villon (1432): "Testament" [p]
1476: Jorge Manrique (Spain, 144#): "Coplas a la Muerte de Su Padre/ Stanzas on the Death of His Father" [p]
1499: Fernando de Rojas (Spain, 14##): "Tragicomedia de Calisto y Melibea/ La Celestina" [t]
1508: Garci Rodriguez-de-Montalvo (14##): "Amadis de Gaula"
1518: Gil Vicente (Portugal, 1465): "Auto da Barca do Purgatorio" [t]
1532: Ludovico Ariosto (1474): "Orlando Furioso" [p]
1552: Francois Rabelais (1494): "Gargantua et Pantagruel"
1554: "La Vida de Lazarillo de Tormes"
1572: Luis-Vaz de Camoes (Portugal, 1524): "Os Lusiadas" [p]
1575: Torquato Tasso (1544): "Gerusalemme Liberata" [p]
1578: Pierre de Ronsard (1524): "Sonnets pour Helene" [p]
158#: Juan de Yepes y Alvarez 'Juan de la Cruz' (Spain, 1542): "Cantico Espiritual entre el Alma y Cristo su Esposo" [p]
1592: Christopher Marlowe (1564): "Doctor Faustus" [t]
1597: William Shakespeare (1564): "Henry IV" [t]
160#: Vitzentzos Kornaros/ Vincenzo Cornaro (1553): "Erotokritos"
1601: William Shakespeare (1564): "Hamlet" [t]
1604: William Shakespeare (1564): "Othello" [t]
1605: William Shakespeare (1564): "King Lear" [t]
1606: William Shakespeare (1564): "Macbeth" [t]
1606: William Shakespeare (1564): "Antony and Cleopatra" [t]
1613: Luis de Gongora y Argote (Spain, 1561): "Soledades" [p]
1614: Lope-Felix de Vega-Carpio (Spain, 1562): "Fuente Ovejuna" [t]
1615: Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra (Spain, 1547): "El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quixote de la Mancha"
1618: John Donne (1572): "Holy Sonnets" [p]
1633: Pedro Calderon de la Barca (Spain, 1600): "El Gran Teatro del Mundo/ The Great Theater of the World" [t]
1635: Pedro Calderon de la Barca (Spain, 1600): "La Vida es Sueno" [t]
1654: Joost van den Vondel (1587): "Lucifer" [t]
1664: Jean-Baptiste Poquelin "Moliere" (1622): "Tartuffe" [t]
1666: Jean-Baptiste Poquelin "Moliere" (1622): "Le Misanthrope" [t]
1667: John Milton (1608): "Paradise Lost" [p]
1677: Jean Racine (1639): "Phedre" [t]
17##: Cao Xueqin/ Tsao Chan (China, 171#): "Hong-lou Meng/ The Dream of the Red Chamber/ Story of the Stone/ Chronicles of the Stone"
1753: Carlo Goldoni (1707): "La Locandiera" [t]
1756: Carlo Goldoni (1707): "Il Campiello" [t]
1760: Carlo Goldoni (1707): "I Rusteghi" [t]
1762: Carlo Goldoni (1707): "Le Baruffe Chiozzotte" [t]
1763: Gotthold-Ephraim Lessing (1729): "Minna Von Barnhelm" [t]
1787: Johann-Wolfgang von Goethe (1749): "Iphigenie auf Tauris" [t]
1790: Johann-Wolfgang von Goethe (1749): "Torquato Tasso" [t]
1796: Johann-Wolfgang von Goethe (1749): "Wilhelm Meisters Lehrjahre"
1800: Friedrich Hoelderlin (1770): "Der Archipelagus" [p]
1800: Friedrich von Schiller (1759): "Maria Stuart" [t]
1805: William Wordsworth (Britain, 1770): "Prelude" [p]
1808: Heinrich Kleist (1777): "Die Marquise von O"
1809: Johann-Wolfgang von Goethe (1749): "Die Wahlverwandtschaften/ Elective Affinities/ Affinita` Elettive"
1810: Heinrich Kleist (1777): "Prinz Friedrich von Homburg" [t]
1813: Jane Austen (Britain, 1775): "Pride and Prejudice"
1815: Jozsef Katona (1791): "Bank Ban" [t]
1815: Ernst Hoffmann (1776): "Die Elexiere des Teufels"
1820: John Keats (Britain, 1795): "Ode on a Grecian Urn" [p]
1820: John Keats (Britain, 1795): "Ode on Melancholy" [p]
1820: John Keats (Britain, 1795): "Ode to a Nightingale" [p]
1820: John Keats (Britain, 1795): "Ode To Autumn" [p]
1820: William Blake (Britain, 1757): "Jerusalem" [p]
1827: Heinrich Heine (1797): "Das Buch der Lieder" [p]
1830: Marie-Henri Beyle "Stendhal" (1783): "Le Rouge et le Noire"
1831: Aleksandr Pushkin (Russia, 1799): "Evgeny Onegin/ Eugene Onegin" [p]
1831: Honore' de Balzac (1799): "Le Peau De Chagrin"
1831: Victor Hugo (1802): "Notre-Dame de Paris"
1832: Johann-Wolfgang von Goethe (1749): "Faust" [p]
1833: Honore' de Balzac (1799): "Eugenie Grandet"
1835: Giacomo Leopardi (1798): "Canti" [p]
1835: Honore' de Balzac (1799): "Le Pere Goriot"
1837: Georg Buchner (1813): "Woyzeck" [t]
1839: Marie-Henri Beyle "Stendhal" (1783): "La Chartreuse de Parma"
1840: Mikhail Lermontov (Russia, 1814): "Geroi Nashego Vremeni/ A Hero of Our Time/ Un Eroe del Nostro Tempo"
1842: Nikolai Gogol (Russia, 1809): "Mertvye Dushi/ Dead Souls/ Anime Morte"
1843: Friedrich Hoelderlin (1770): "Gedichte" [p]
1843: Honore' de Balzac (1799): "Les Illusions Perdues"
1844: Sandor Petofi (1823): "Janos Vitez" [p]
1846: Janos Arany (1817): "Toldi" [p]
1847: Emily Bronte (Britain, 1818): "Wuthering Heights"
1851: Herman Melville (USA, 1819): "Moby Dick"
1857: Charles Baudelaire (1821): "Les Fleurs du Mal" [p]
1857: Gustave Flaubert (1821): "Madame Bovary"
1859: Ivan Goncharov (Russia, 1812): "Oblomov"
1860: Aleksandr Ostrovsky (Russia, 1823): "Groza/ The Storm" [t]
1861: Imre Madach (1823): "Az Ember Tragediaja/ The Tragedy of Mankind" [p]
1862: Victor Hugo (1802): "Les Miserables"
1866: Cyprjan Norwid (1821): "Vade-Mecum" [p]
1866: Emmanuel Roidis (1836): "Papissa Ioanna/ Pope Joan"
1866: Fyodor Dostoevsky (Russia, 1821): "Prestuplenie i Nakazanie/ Crime and Punishment/ Delitto e Castigo"
1868: Isidore de Lautreamont (1846): "Les Chants de Maldoror" [p]
1869: Robert Browning (Britain, 1812): "The Ring and the Book" [p]
1869: Fyodor Dostoevsky (Russia, 1821): "Idiot"
1869: Lev Tolstoy (Russia, 1828): "Voina i Mir/ War and Peace/ Guerra e Pace"
1871: Arthur Rimbaud (1854): "Le Bateau Ivre" [p]
1872: George Eliot (Britain, 1819): "Middlemarch"
1873: Arthur Rimbaud (1854): "Une Saison en Enfer" [p]
1873: Fyodor Dostoevsky (Russia, 1821): "Besy/ Possessed/ Demoni"
1876: Stephane Mallarme' (1842): "Apres-midi d'un Faune" [p]
1877)
Lev Tolstoy (Russia, 1828): "Anna Karenina"
1877: Emile Zola (1840): "L'Assommoir"
1880: Fyodor Dostoevsky (Russia, 1821): "Bratia Karamazovy/ Brothers Karamazov"
1883: Mihail Eminescu (1850): "Luceafarul/ Evening Star" [p]
1884: Henrik Ibsen (Norway, 1828): "Vildanden/ The Wild Duck" [t]
1884: Joris Huysmans (1848): "A Rebours/ Against the Grain"
1885: Emile Zola (1840): "Germinal"
1887: Benito Perez-Galdos (Spain, 1843): "Fortunata y Jacinta"
1888: Ruben Dario (Nicaragua, 1867): "Azul" [p]
1888: August Strindberg (Sweden, 1849): "Froeken Julie/ Miss Julie" [t]
1889: Giovanni Verga (1840): "Mastro don Gesualdo"
1890: Henrik Ibsen (Norway, 1828): "Hedda Gabler" [t]
1891: Wilhelm Raabe (1831): "Stopfkuchen"
1892: Gerhart Hauptmann (1862): "Die Weber" [t]
1894: Alfred Jarry (1873): "Ubu Roi" [t]
1894: Knut "Hamsun" Pedersen (Norway, 1859): "Pan"
1895: Vaclav Jebavy "Otokar Brezina" (1868): "Tajemne Dalky/ Mysterious Distances" [p]
1895: Oscar Wilde (Britain, 1854): "The Importance of Being Ernest" [t]
1895: Theodor Fontane (1819): "Effi Briest"
1896: Anton Chekhov (Russia, 1860): "Chaika/ The Sea Gull/ Gabbiano" [t]
1896: Arthur Schnitzler (1862): "Reigen/ La Ronde/ Hands Around" [t]
1898: August Strindberg (Sweden, 1849): "Till Damascus/ Towards Damascus" [t]
1899: Anton Chekhov (Russia, 1860): "Dyadya Vanya/ Uncle Vanya/ Zio Vania" [t]
1899: Arthur Schnitzler (1862): "Der gruene Kakadu" [t]
1899: Theodor Fontane (1819): "Der Stechlin"
1901: Anton Chekhov (Russia, 1860): "Tri Sestry/ Three Sisters/ Tre Sorelle" [t]
1901: Thomas Mann (1875): "Buddenbrooks"
1902: Ivo Vojnovic (Croatia, 1857): "Dubrovacka Trilogija/ Dubrovnic Trilogy" [t]
1902: Henry James (USA, 1843): "The Wings of the Dove"
1903: Henry James (USA, 1843): "The Ambassadors"
1904: Frank Wedekind (1864): "Die Buechse der Pandora" [t]
1904: Henry James (USA, 1843): "The Golden Bowl"
1904: Joseph Conrad (Poland, 1857): "Nostromo"
1904: Luigi Pirandello (1867): "Il Fu Mattia Pascal"
1907: John Synge (Ireland, 1871): "The Playboy of The Western World" [t]
1908: Arthur Schnitzler (1862): "Der Weg ins Freie/ Road Into The Open"
1910: Rabindranath Tagore (Bengali, 1861): "Gitanjali/ Song Offerings" [p]
1910: Rabindranath Tagore (Bengali, 1861): "Gitanjali/ Song Offerings" [p]
1910: Edward-Morgan Forster (Britain, 1879): "Howards End"
1910: Franz Kafka (1883): "Amerika"
1912: Antonio Machado-y-Ruiz (Spain, 1875): "Campos de Castilla" [p]
1912: Boris Bugayev "Andrey Bely" (Russia, 1880): "Petersburg"
1913: Guillaume Apollinaire (1880): "Alcools" [p]
1914: Fernando Pessoa (Portugal, 1888): "Ode Triunfal" [p]
1915: Fernando Pessoa (Portugal, 1888): "Ode Maritima" [p]
1915: Franz Kafka (1883): "Der Prozess/ The Trial"
1917: Paul Valery (1871): "Le Jeune Parque" [p]
1920: Boleslaw Lesmian (1878): "Laka/ Meadow/ Prateria" [p]
1921: Ernst Toller (1893): "Masse-Mensch" [t]
1921: Luigi Pirandello (1867): "Sei personaggi" [t]
1922: Paul Valery (1871): "Charmes" [p]
1922: Thomas-Stearns Eliot (USA, 1888): "The Waste Land" [p]
1922: Luigi Pirandello (1867): "Enrico IV" [t]
1922: Velemir Khlebnikov (Russia, 1885): "Zangezi" [t]
1922: James Joyce (Ireland, 1882): "Ulysses"
1922: Franz Kafka (1883): "Das Schloss/ The Castle"
1922: Marcel Proust (1871): "A La Recherche du Temps Perdu/ In Search of Lost Time"
1923: Maximilian Voloshin (Russia, 1877): "Putyami Kaina/ The Ways Of Cain" [p]
1923: Rainer Maria Rilke (1875): "Duineser Elegien" [p]
1923: Rainer Maria Rilke (1875): "Sonette an Orpheus" [p]
1923: Italo Svevo (1861): "Coscienza di Zeno"
1924: Thomas Mann (1875): "Der Zauberberg/ Magic Mountain"
1925: Andre' Gide (1869): "Les Faux-monnayeurs/ The Counterfeiters"
1925: Arthur Schnitzler (1862): "Traumnovelle/ Dream Story"
1925: Francis-Scott Fitzgerald (USA, 1896): "The Great Gatsby"
1927: Federico Garcia-Lorca (Spain, 1898): "Primer Romancero Gitano" [p]
1927: Marie Under (Estonia, 1883): "Haal Varjust/ Voice from the Shadows" [p]
1927: Bertold Brecht (1898): "Die Dreigroschenoper" [t]
1927: Julien Green (1900): "Adrienne Mesurat"
1927: Virginia Woolf (Britain, 1882): "To the Lighthouse"
1928: William-Butler Yeats (Ireland, 1865): "The Tower" [p]
1928: Paul Claudel (1868): "Le Soulier de Satin/ Satin Slipper" [t]
1928: Mihail Sadoveanu (1880): "Hanu Ancutei/ Ancuta's Inn"
1929: Rafael Alberti (Spain, 1902): "Sobre Los Angeles" [p]
1929: William-Butler Yeats (Ireland, 1865): "The Winding Stair" [p]
1929: William Faulkner (USA, 1897): "The Sound and the Fury"
1930: Hart Crane (USA, 1899): "The Bridge" [p]
1930: Stanislaw-Ignacy Witkiewicz (1885): "Nienasycenie/ Insatiability"
1931: Vladislav Vancura (1891): "Marketa Lazarova"
1932: Louis-Ferdinand Celine (1894): "Voyage a Bout de la Nuit/ Journey to the End of the Night"
1932: William Faulkner (USA, 1897): "Light in August"
1933: Fernando Pessoa (Portugal, 1888): "Mensagem" [p]
1933: Gustaf Munch-Petersen (Denmark, 1912): "Det Underste Land/ The Lowest Country" [p]
1933: Miguel de Unamuno y Jugo (Spain, 1864): "San Manuel Bueno Martir"
1933: Robert Musil (1880): "Der Mann ohne Eigenschaften/ Man Without Qualities/ L'Uomo Senza Qualita`"
1934: Martinus Nijhoff (1894): "Awater" [p]
1934: Pedro Salinas (Spain, 1892): "La Voz a Ti Debita/ My Voice Because of You" [p]
1934: Karel Capek (1890): "Obycejny Zivot/ An Ordinary Life"
1935: Federico Garcia-Lorca (Spain, 1898): "Llanto por Ignacio Sanchez Mejias" [p]
1935: George Seferis (1900): "Mythistorema/ Legend" [p]
1935: Marie Under (Estonia, 1883): "Kivi Sudamelt/ Stone Off the Heart/ Pietra nel Cuore" [p]
1935: Vicente Aleixandre (Spain, 1898): "La Destruccion o El Amor" [p]
1935: Elias Canetti (1905): "Die Blendung/ Auto Da Fe"
1936: Czeslaw Milosz (1911): "Trzy Zimy/ Three Winters" [p]
1936: Juan-Ramon Jimenez (Spain, 1881): "La Estacion Total" [p]
1937: Jean Giraudoux (1882): "Electre" [t]
1938: Jean-Paul Sartre (1905): "La Nausee"
1939: Jose Gorostiza (Mexico, 1901): "Muerte Sin Fin" [p]
1939: Bertold Brecht (1898): "Leben des Galilei" [t]
1939: Flann O'Brien (Ireland, 1911): "At Swim-two-birds"
1939: James Joyce (Ireland, 1882): "Finnegan's Wake"
1939: Joseph Roth (1894): "Die Legende vom heiligen Trinker/ The Legend of the Holy Drinker"
1940: Bertold Brecht (1898): "Der gute Mensch von Sezuan" [t]
1940: Bertold Brecht (1898): "Herr Puntila und sein Knecht Matti" [t]
1940: Mikhail Bulgakov (Russia, 1891): "Master i Margarita/ The Master and Margarita"
1941: Bertold Brecht (1898): "Mutter Courage und ihre Kinder" [t]
1942: Wallace Stevens (USA, 1879): "Notes Towards A Supreme Fiction" [p]
1942: Albert Camus (1913): "L'Etranger/ The Stranger"
1943: Thomas-Stearns Eliot (USA, 1888): "Four Quartets" [p]
1944: Bertold Brecht (1898): "Der Kaukasische Kreidekreis" [t]
1945: Hermann Broch (1886): "Der Tod des Vergil"
1945: Julien Gracq (1910): "Un Beau Tenebreux/ A Dark Stranger"
1947: Tennessee Williams (USA, 1911): "A Streetcar Named Desire" [t]
1947: Albert Camus (1913): "La Peste/ The Plague"
1947: Malcolm Lowry (Britain, 1909): "Under the volcano"
1947: Thomas Mann (1875): "Doktor Faustus"
1948: Tanizaki Junichiro (Japan, 1886): "Sasameyuki/ Makioka Sisters"
1949: Cecilia Meireles (Brazil, 1901): "Retrato Natural" [p]
1949: Arthur Miller (USA, 1915): "Death of a Salesman" [t]
1950: Pablo Neruda (Chile, 1904): "Canto General" [p]
1950: Cesare Pavese (1908): "La Luna e i Falo`/ The Moon and the Bonfire"
1952: David Jones (Britain, 1895): "The Anathemata" [p]
1952: Paul Celan (1920): "Mohn und Gedaechtnis/ Poppy and Memory" [p]
1952: Samuel Beckett (1906): "En Attendant Godot" [t]
1953: Eugene O'Neill (USA, 1888): "Long Day's Journey" [t]
1953: Eugene O'Neill (USA, 1888): "Long Day's Journey" [t]
1953: Alejo Carpentier (Cuba, 1904): "Los Pasos Perdidos"
1955: Rafael Sanchez-Ferlosio (Spain, 1927): "El Jarama"
1955: William Gaddis (USA, 1922): "The Recognitions"
1956: Eugenio Montale (1896): "La Bufera" [p]
1956: Sandor Weores (1913): "A Hallgatas Tornya/ The Tower of Silence" [p]
1956: Vladimir Holan (1905): "Noc s Hamletem/ A Night with Hamlet" [p]
1956: Friedrich Duerrenmatt (1921): "Der Besuch der Alten Dame/ The Visit" [t]
1957: Pierpaolo Pasolini (1922): "Le Ceneri di Gramsci" [p]
1957: Octavio Paz (Mexico, 1914): "Piedra de Sol" [p]
1957: CarloEmilio Gadda (1893): "Quer Pasticciaccio Brutto de Via Merulana"
1957: Elsa Morante (1912): "L'Isola di Arturo"
1957: Italo Calvino (1923): "Il Barone Rampante"
1957: Patrick White (Australia, 1912): "Voss"
1958: William-Carlos Williams (USA, 1883): "Paterson" [p]
1958: Max Frisch (1911): "Herr Biedermann und die Brandstifter" [t]
1959: Odysseus Elytis (1911): "Axion Esti/ Worthy It Is" [p]
1959: Eugene Ionesco (1912): "Rhinoceros" [t]
1959: John Arden (Britain, 1930): "Serjeant Musgrave's Dance" [t]
1959: Augusto Roa-Bastos (Paraguay, 1917): "Hijo de Hombre"
1959: Raymond Queneau (1903): "Zazie dans le Metro"
1960: Gunnar Ekeloef (Sweden, 1907): "En Moelna-elegi/ A Molna Elegy" [p]
1960: Wilson Harris (Guyana, 1921): "Palace of the Peacock"
1961: Tadeusz Rozewicz (1921): "Glos Anonima/ The Nameless Voice" [p]
1961: Zbigniew Herbert (1924): "Studium Przedmiotu/ Study of the Object" [p]
1961: Ernesto Sabato (Argentina, 1911): "Sobre Heroes y Tumbas"
1962: Anna Akhmatova (Russia, 1889): "Poema Bez Geroia/ Poem Without A Hero" [p]
1962: Carlos Fuentes (Mexico, 1928): "La Muerte de Artemio Cruz"
1963: Beppe Fenoglio (1922): "Una Questione Privata"
1963: CarloEmilio Gadda (1893): "La Cognizione del Dolore/ Acquainted with Grief"
1963: Hugo Claus (1929): "De Verwondering/ Amazement"
1963: Ismail Kadare (Albania, 1936): "Gjenerali i Ushtrise Se Vdekur/ The General of the Dead Army"
1963: Janet Frame (New Zealand, 1924): "Scented Gardens For The Blind"
1963: Julio Cortazar (Argentina, 1914): "Rayuela/Hopscotch"
1964: Peter Weiss (1916): "Die Verfolgung und Ermordung Jean Paul Marats dargestellt durch die Schauspielergruppe des Hospizes zu Charenton unter Anleitung des Herrn de Sade/ The Persecution and Assassination of Jean-Paul Marat" [t]
1964: Saul Bellow (Canada, 1915): "Herzog"
1965: Vittorio Sereni (1913): "Gli Strumenti Umani" [p]
1965: Slawomir Mrozek (1930): "Tango" [t]
1965: Witold Gombrowicz (1904): "Kosmos"
1966: Seamus Heaney (Ireland, 1939): "Death of a Naturalist" [p]
1966: John Barth (USA, 1930): "Giles Goat Boy"
1966: Jose Lezama-Lima (Cuba, 1910): "Paradiso"
1966: Mario Vargas-Llosa (Peru, 1936): "La Casa Verde"
1966: Miguel Delibes (Spain, 1920): "Cinco Horas con Mario"
1967: Octavio Paz (Mexico, 1914): "Blanco" [p]
1967: Fernando Arrabal (1932): "L'Architecte et l'Empereur d'Assyrie" [t]
1967: Gabriel Garcia-Marquez (Colombia, 1928): "Cien Anos de Soledad"
1967: Milan Kundera (1929): "Zert/ The Joke"
1967: Thomas Bernhard (1931): "Verstoerung/ Gargoyles"
1968: Andrea Zanzotto (1921): "La Belta`" [p]
1969: Vladimir Nabokov (Russia, 1899): "Ada"
1970: Ezra Pound (USA, 1885): "Cantos" [p]
1970: Michel Tournier (1924): "Le Roi des Aulnes/ The Ogre"
1971: Attilio Bertolucci (1911): "Viaggio d'Inverno" [p]
1971: Mario Luzi (1914): "Su Fondamenti Invisibili" [p]
1972: Danilo Kis (Serbia, 1935): "Pescanik/ Hourglass"
1973: Derek Walcott (Trinidad, 1930): "Another Life"" [p]
1973: Edward-Kamau Brathwaite (Barbados, 1930): "The Arrivants" [p]
1973: Thomas Pynchon (USA, 1937): "Gravity's Rainbow"
1974: Tom Stoppard (Britain, 1937): "Travesties" [t]
1975: Giorgio Caproni (1912): "Il Muro della Terra" [p]
1975: John Ashbery (USA, 1927): "Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror: [p]
1975: Andreas Embirikos (1901): "The Great Eastern"
1975: Imre Kertesz (1929): "Sorstalansag/ Fateless"
1975: Juan Goytisolo (Spain, 1931): "Juan Sin Tierra"
1975: Ali Ahmad "Adonis" Said (Syria, 1930): "Mufrad bi-Sighat al-Jam/ Singular in the Plural Form" [p]
1976: Sasha Sokolov (Canada, 1943): "Shkola Dlya Durakov/ School For Fools"
1977: Josif Brodsky (Russia, 1940): "Chast' Rechi/ A Part of Speech" [p]
1977: Barbara Pym (Britain, 1913): "Quartet in Autumn"
1977: Josef Skvorecky (1924): "Priben Inzennyra Lidskych Dusi/ The Engineer of Human Souls"
1978: George Perec (1936): "La Vie Mode d'Emploi/ A User's Manual"
1979: Cormac McCarthy (USA, 1933): "Suttree"
1979: Italo Calvino (1923): "Se una Notte d'Inverno un Viaggiatore/ If On a Winter's Night a Traveler"
1979: Nadine Gordimer (South Africa, 1923): "The Burger's Daughter"
1980: Elfriede Jelinek (1946): "Die Ausgesperrten/ Wonderful Times"
1980: Salman Rushdie (India, 1947): "Midnight's Children"
1982: James Merrill (USA, 1926): "The Changing Light at Sandover [p]
1982: German Espinosa (Colombia, 1938): "La Tejedora de Coronas/ The Weaver of Crowns"
1983: Uwe Johnson (1934): "Jahrestage/ Anniversaries"
1984: Jose Saramago (Portugal, 1922): "O Ano da Morte de Ricardo Reis"
1984: Mahmud Dowlatabadi (1940): "Kelidar"
1985: Murakami Haruki (Japan, 1949): "Sekai no Owari to Ha-doboirudo Wanda-rando/ Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World"
1985: Peer Hultberg (Denmark, 1935): "Requiem"
1987: Joseph McElroy (USA, 1930): "Women and Men"
1988: Milorad Pavic (Serbia, 1929): "Hazarski Recnik/ Dictionary of the khazara"
1989: Gao Xingjian/Xingjian (China, 1940): "Soul Mountain"
1990: Antonia Byatt (Britain, 1936): "Possession"
1991: Agustina Bessa-Luis (Portugal, 1922): "Vale Abraao/ Abraham's Valley"
1992: Winfried Georg Sebald (1944): "Die Ausgewanderten/ The Emigrants"
1993: Elio Pagliarani (1927): "La Ballata di Rudy" [p]
2000: Stan Lai (China, 1954): "A Dream Like A Dream" [t]

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