THE 10 MOST IMPORTANT BOOKS IN THE WORLD ACCORDING TO MY TEENAGE DAUGHTER, ISABEL, RANKED
Requested by @ChrisK (She said "this is not in the world, this is in the western tradition because I don't know any books in the world. Make sure you edit it to say that.")
- •Plato's Republic
- •The Bible
- •Euclid's Elements
- •The Illiad
- •Herodotus or Thucydides"I'm not sure which."
- •My Antonia
- •(Paused here, mumbled to herself, said she wanted to think of something from Ancient Rome but couldn't remember, maybe Horace or Caesar's De Bello Gallico.)
- •Plato's Phaedo
- •Works of T. S. Elliot
- •.Said "yeah, that's good." Then gasped and said "Faulkner! Oh well, it can only be ten."