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Who is the author of The Three Musketeers?

2Alexandre Dumas Father

1Alexandre Dumas Son

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Alexandre Dumas (father), the famous French writer, is the author of The Three Musketeers, first published in 1844.

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Alexandre Dumas (father), the famous French writer, is the author of The Three Musketeers, first published in 1844.

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In which town is Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway set?

1London

2New York

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Mrs. Dalloway is a novel by Virginia Woolf, published in 1925, describing the day of Clarissa Dalloway in England in June 1923. Far from focusing on this single character, Virginia Woolf offers a fresco of the city of London and its inhabitants.

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Mrs. Dalloway is a novel by Virginia Woolf, published in 1925, describing the day of Clarissa Dalloway in England in June 1923. Far from focusing on this single character, Virginia Woolf offers a fresco of the city of London and its inhabitants.

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Which novel by Anthony Burgess was adapted to the cinema by Stanley Kubrick in 1971?

1Clockwork Orange

2Eyes Wide Shut

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Anthony Burgess's novel, adapted for the screen by Stanley Kubrick in 1971, is Clockwork Orange, a landmark work of dystopian literature.

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Anthony Burgess's novel, adapted for the screen by Stanley Kubrick in 1971, is Clockwork Orange, a landmark work of dystopian literature.

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Which castle inspired Charles Perrault for his tale Sleeping Beauty?

2Ussé

1Valençay

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Charles Perrault is said to have been inspired by Ussé Castle for the tale of Sleeping Beauty. The castle contains a staging of it.

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Charles Perrault is said to have been inspired by Ussé Castle for the tale of Sleeping Beauty. The castle contains a staging of it.

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Who is the author of The Little Prince?

1Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

2Charles Perrault

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The author of The Little Prince is Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. Published in 1943, this philosophical tale is one of the most widely translated books in the world.

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The author of The Little Prince is Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. Published in 1943, this philosophical tale is one of the most widely translated books in the world.

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When was Truman Capote's novel In Cold Blood published?

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In Cold Blood: A True Tale of Multiple Murder and its Consequences is a non-fiction novel belonging to the literary genre of true crime written by the American author Truman Capote and published in 1966.

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In Cold Blood: A True Tale of Multiple Murder and its Consequences is a non-fiction novel belonging to the literary genre of true crime written by the American author Truman Capote and published in 1966.

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What is the first novel in the Harry Potter series?

1Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

2Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

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The first novel in the Harry Potter series is Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. Written by J.K. Rowling, it was published in 1997 and introduces the young wizard Harry Potter.

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The first novel in the Harry Potter series is Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. Written by J.K. Rowling, it was published in 1997 and introduces the young wizard Harry Potter.

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Which character is the narrator of H. G. Wells' novel The Island of Dr. Moreau?

1Edward Prendick

2Montgomery

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Dr. Moreau's Island is a science fiction novel written by H. G. Wells, published in 1896. Through a story told by a narrator, the novel engages a reflection on subjects such as the relationship between human beings and animals, and the question of identity. Edward Prendick, the sole survivor of a shipwreck, is rescued by Montgomery and Dr. Moreau.

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Dr. Moreau's Island is a science fiction novel written by H. G. Wells, published in 1896. Through a story told by a narrator, the novel engages a reflection on subjects such as the relationship between human beings and animals, and the question of identity. Edward Prendick, the sole survivor of a shipwreck, is rescued by Montgomery and Dr. Moreau.

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Which novel by Alberto Moravia was adapted for the cinema by Jean-Luc Godard in 1963?

2Contempt

1 Breathless

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Contempt is an Italian novel by Alberto Moravia published in 1954. It was adapted for the cinema by Jean-Luc Godard in Le Mépris in 1963.

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Contempt is an Italian novel by Alberto Moravia published in 1954. It was adapted for the cinema by Jean-Luc Godard in Le Mépris in 1963.

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Who is the main character in J. D. Salinger's American novel Catcher in the Rye?

1Holden Caulfield

2Teddy McArdle

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Catcher in the Rye is a novel by the American J. D. Salinger published on July 16, 1951. Written in the first person, it relates three days in the life of Holden Caulfield. The teenager is expelled from Pencey Prep High School on the eve of Christmas holidays and wanders alone in New York City.

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Catcher in the Rye is a novel by the American J. D. Salinger published on July 16, 1951. Written in the first person, it relates three days in the life of Holden Caulfield. The teenager is expelled from Pencey Prep High School on the eve of Christmas holidays and wanders alone in New York City.

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