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The Original Titles Of 15 Classic Novels

The world probably would have been a much different place had some of these original titles stuck. I mean, would have taken the author of “Four and a Half Years of Struggle Against Lies, Stupidity and Cowardice” seriously?

2. Atlas Shrugged

3. Brideshead Revisited

6. Gone With The Wind

7. Lolita

(Nabokov later ended up titling a book “A Kingdom by the Sea”.)

8. Mein Kampf

9. Pride And Prejudice

10. The Ice Storm

(F.F. is short for “Fantastic Four” which is a play on “Fortissimo”.)

11. The Sun Also Rises

12. To Kill A Mockingbird

13. War And Peace

14. The Great Gatsby

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