This page provides a list of best-selling fiction authors to date and in any
language. While a ... Authors of comic books are not included. For a few authors,
..... Only the Bible and Shakespeare'...
Jul 21, 2015 ... At the top of the list, unsurprisingly, is the Bible. ... than 4 billion copies of her
books, putting her "behind only Shakespeare and The Bible. ... Books that have
sold 50 million copies or more include "The Da Vinci Code" by Dan ...
Jul 30, 2010 ... The Bible is the biggest bestseller in history. But after that, what else has topped
the charts? Mao's "Little Red Book" comes in at number two ...
... only two other publications: the works of William Shakespeare and the Bible. In
addition, more than 500,000 copies of Agatha Christie's works are sold in Great ...
More than two billion of her books have been sold in more than 70 countries, ...
Apr 20, 2016 ... Without Heminges and Condell, half of the plays would have been lost forever. ...
If the Bible is the book of God, then Shakespeare is the book of man on Earth. ...
In October 2001, one of them sold for more than $6 million.
These writers have changed the English language with their masterpieces ... no
one outside the Bible is quoted more than William Shakespeare. ... of the greatest
selling books of all time (the Bible, in general, has sold over five billion copies ...
Jun 25, 2014 ... For centuries, books have been a major item for collectors, and it's not hard ... As
long ago as 1897, a perfect vellum Bible sold for $20,000 ... So of course what
would be the rarest Shakespeare book other than a first edition?
Jan 7, 2008 ... Shakespeare, we are told, is the best-selling poet of all time. Second is Lao-tzu.
Third is Kahlil Gibran, who owes his place on that list to one book, “The ... Since
its publication, in 1923, “The Prophet” has sold more than nine million copies in
its American edition alone. ... It was the Bible of that decade.
... Agatha Christie has been only sold out by William Shakespeare and the Holy
Bible. With billions of her books in print the world over, many critics regard her as
the ... Lest we forget, Christie is the creator of two of fiction's most popular and ...
Jul 13, 2006 ... This earliest collected edition of Shakespeare's works has been given a guide ...
Sotheby's is also selling a 1611 King James Bible for £30-35,000. ... What most
often raises the value of a book is what has been written in it.