Top 10 most sold books of all time


Books are one of the most enduring forms of human expression, capturing the imagination, knowledge, and wisdom of different cultures and times. Some books have achieved such popularity and acclaim that they have become the best-selling books of all time, reaching millions or even billions of readers around the world. These books span various genres, languages, and periods, reflecting the diversity and richness of human literature. They have influenced generations of writers, thinkers, and artists, and have shaped the course of history and society. They have also entertained, educated, and inspired countless people, and have left a lasting legacy in the world of letters. In this introduction, we will explore the top 10 best-selling books of all time, based on the web search results, and learn more about their authors, stories, and impact.

Book Author Genre Language Original Publication Date Estimated Sales
Don Quixote Miguel de Cervantes Novel Spanish 1605 (Part One), 1615 (Part Two) 500 million
A Tale of Two Cities Charles Dickens Historical novel English 1859 200 million
The Lord of the Rings J. R. R. Tolkien Fantasy English 1954-1955 150 million
The Little Prince Antoine de Saint-Exupéry Novella French 1943 140 million
Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone J. K. Rowling Fantasy English 1997 120 million
And Then There Were None Agatha Christie Mystery English 1939 100 million
The Dream of the Red Chamber Cao Xueqin Novel Chinese 1791 100 million
The Hobbit J. R. R. Tolkien Fantasy English 1937 100 million
She: A History of Adventure H. Rider Haggard Adventure English 1887 100 million
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe C. S. Lewis Fantasy English 1950 85 million


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