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 30, 2015 ... Unscrupulous publishers would print and sell more copies of a book than ... such
as those of Shakespeare, The Bible, or Ben Franklin, allow for ... I'm sure many
nations and languages have authors who should be on this list.
Sep 7, 2010 ... The Bible and Quotations from Chairman Mao still vie for the top spot, with ... The
Huffington Post article actually named 16 books that have sold the most copies
worldwide, ... were written by Homer, Shakespeare, Cervantes and Goethe. ...
This ancient Islamic religious text has sold over 800 million copies.
Dec 27, 2012 ... Based on the number of copies sold over the last 50 years. ... in the world. But
you'd be wrong. The most read book in the world is the Bible.
Agatha Christie is the most widely published author of all time, outsold only by
the Bible and Shakespeare. Her books have sold more than a billion copies in ...
Dec 13, 2004 ... Every passion has its Holy Grail, and rare-book collecting is no exception. ...
would cite the Gutenberg Bible of 1456, the first book ever printed. ... works of
Shakespeare published in 1623 sold not long ago for more than $6 ...
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.
Dec 2, 2014 ... The fruits of these labors have collectively sold more copies than any other
author in English except William Shakespeare (and the Bible). All eighty-
something of her books (and 157 of her short stories) are still in ...
Sep 15, 2010 ... The author's 80 novels and short story collections have never fallen out of print
since her death ... and Miss Marple, has sold more than two billion books
worldwide, a feat exceeded only by William Shakespeare and the Bible.
Apr 8, 2015 ... Do you have problems finding the right title for your book? You could try taking a
leaf out of titles inspired by Shakespeare and The Bible. ... Green's YA smash has
sold at least an astonishing 12 million copies and the title ... Thou art more lovely
and more temperate:/Rough winds do shake the darling buds ...