The 100 Most Influential Books Ever Written
|Cover artist||Francis Cugat|
|Published||September 1998, Citadel|
|Media type||Print (hardcover and paperback)|
The 100 Most Influential Books Ever Written: The History of Thought from Ancient Times to Today (1998) is a book of intellectual history written by Martin Seymour-Smith, a British poet, critic, and biographer.
The list includes books such as the I Ching (ancient Chinese text), the Old Testament (the first part of Christian Bibles), the Upanishads (ancient Indian philosophical texts), Candide (a French satire from the Age of Enlightenment) and The World as Will and Idea (a German philosophical book).