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Who is the author of the science fiction novel The Planet of the Apes published in 1963?

1Pierre Boulle

2Michael Crichton

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The Planet of the Apes is a science fiction novel published in January 1963 by the French writer Pierre Boulle. The novel tells the story of three men who explore a distant planet similar to Earth, where great apes are the dominant and intelligent species, while humanity is reduced to an animal state.

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The Planet of the Apes is a science fiction novel published in January 1963 by the French writer Pierre Boulle. The novel tells the story of three men who explore a distant planet similar to Earth, where great apes are the dominant and intelligent species, while humanity is reduced to an animal state.

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What is the sequel to the novel Alice's Adventures in Wonderland written in 1865 by Lewis Carroll?

2Through the Looking-Glass

1Alice and the white rabbit

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The Adventures of Alice in Wonderland is a novel written in 1865 by Lewis Carroll. The book was followed by a sequel entitled On the Other Side of the Mirror. Film adaptations often combine elements from both books.

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The Adventures of Alice in Wonderland is a novel written in 1865 by Lewis Carroll. The book was followed by a sequel entitled On the Other Side of the Mirror. Film adaptations often combine elements from both books.

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Which collection of Washington Irving contains The Legend of Sleepy Hollow?

2The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent

1The Crayon Miscellany

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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, also known as The Legend of the Headless Horseman, is a short story by Washington Irving contained in The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. and first published in 1820.

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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, also known as The Legend of the Headless Horseman, is a short story by Washington Irving contained in The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. and first published in 1820.

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Which famous novel by Charles Dickens was published between February 1837 and April 1839?

2Oliver Twist

1David Copperfield

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Oliver Twist or The Parish Boy's Progress is one of Charles Dickens' most universally known novels. It was published in thirty-two monthly serials in Bentley's Miscellany magazine between February 1837 and April 1839.

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Oliver Twist or The Parish Boy's Progress is one of Charles Dickens' most universally known novels. It was published in thirty-two monthly serials in Bentley's Miscellany magazine between February 1837 and April 1839.

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Who is the author of the realist novel Bel-Ami published in 1885?

2Guy de Maupassant

1Gustave Flaubert

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Bel-Ami is a realistic novel by Guy de Maupassant (1850-1893), published in 1885. The novel first appeared in serial form in the daily Gil Blas, before being published in volume form by Ollendorff Editions. The action of the story takes place in Paris during the second half of the XIXth century.

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Bel-Ami is a realistic novel by Guy de Maupassant (1850-1893), published in 1885. The novel first appeared in serial form in the daily Gil Blas, before being published in volume form by Ollendorff Editions. The action of the story takes place in Paris during the second half of the XIXth century.

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How many years do the events described in The Hobbit and those of The Fellowship of the Ring separate?

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Book I opens on the one hundred and eleventh anniversary of Bilbo Bessac, sixty years after the events described in The Hobbit.

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Book I opens on the one hundred and eleventh anniversary of Bilbo Bessac, sixty years after the events described in The Hobbit.

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When was Oscar Wilde's novel The Picture of Dorian Gray published?

1The Victorian Era

2The Edwardian Era

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The Picture of Dorian Gray is a novel written in 1890 by Oscar Wilde, considered a classic of the Victorian era in England.

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The Picture of Dorian Gray is a novel written in 1890 by Oscar Wilde, considered a classic of the Victorian era in England.

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Who is the author of the historical novel The Pillars of the Earth?

1Ken Follett

2J. R. R. Tolkien

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The Pillars of the Earth is a historical novel by Ken Follett, written in 1989 and published in French in 1990.

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The Pillars of the Earth is a historical novel by Ken Follett, written in 1989 and published in French in 1990.

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Who is the author of the Lord of the Rings trilogy?

2J. R. R. Tolkien

1J. K. Rowling

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The Lord of the Rings is a three-volume novel by J. R. R. Tolkien published in 1954 and 1955.

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The Lord of the Rings is a three-volume novel by J. R. R. Tolkien published in 1954 and 1955.

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In which country is Karen Blixen's autobiographical novel Out of Africa set?

1Kenya

2South Africa

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Out of Africa is an autobiographical novel written by Karen Blixen. Published in 1937, it relates the seventeen years Baroness von Blixen-Finecke, nÊe Karen Dinesen, lived in Kenya from 1913 to 1931.

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Out of Africa is an autobiographical novel written by Karen Blixen. Published in 1937, it relates the seventeen years Baroness von Blixen-Finecke, nÊe Karen Dinesen, lived in Kenya from 1913 to 1931.

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