Gravity's Rainbow by Thomas Pynchon

The narrative is set primarily in Europe at the end of World War II and centers on the design, production and dispatch of V-2 rockets by the German military, and, in particular, the quest undertake...

The 304th greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 3rd on 20th Century's Greatest Hits: 100 English-Language Books of Fiction (Larry McCaffery)
  2. - 3rd on 100 Best Novels in English Since 1900 (Counterpunch)
  3. - 42nd on The Novel 100: A Ranking of the Greatest Novels of All Time (The Novel 100)
  4. - 100th on The 100 Greatest Novels (greatbooksguide.com)
  5. - 100 Life-Changing Books (National Book Award)
  6. - The Graphic Canon (Book)
  7. - Select 100 (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee)
  8. - TIME Magazine All Time 100 Novels (TIME Magazine)
  9. - The Dream of the Great American Novel (Book)
  10. - National Book Award - Fiction (National Book Foundation)
  11. - The 50 Books Everyone Needs to Read, 1963-2013 (Flavor Wire)
  12. - The 100 Greatest American Novels, 1893 – 1993 (Jeff O'Neal at Bookriot.com)

Buy This Book

Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
Gravity's Rainbow Kindle Edition 7475 $9.99 2012
Gravity's Rainbow (Classic, 20th-Century, Penguin) Paperback 263018 $10.75 $4.17 1995
Gravity's Rainbow Hardcover 1906904 $635.46 $74.92 1973
Gravity's Rainbow Mass Market Paperback 911808 $49.95 $9.89
Gravity's Rainbow Hardcover 2148407 $75.00
By Thomas Pynchon Gravity's Rainbow [Audio CD] Audio CD 1350760 $100.67 $100.64 2014
Gravity's Rainbow Paperback 1625859 $46.22 $1.48 1987
Gravity's Rainbow(Classic, 20th-Century, Penguin) Publisher: Penguin Classics; Later Printing edition Paperback 150287 $16.39 $5.93
Gravity's Rainbow (French Edition) Paperback 1989442 $11.66 $8.72 1995
Gravity's Rainbow (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) Paperback 20107 $12.88 $4.85 2006