Authors listed in the Rough Guide to Cult Fiction

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  1. Kobo Abe
  2. Walter Abish
  3. Kathy Acker
  4. Douglas Adams
  5. Nelson Algren
  6. Richard Allen
  7. Martin Amis
  8. Miguel Angel Asturias
  9. Paul Auster
  10. J.G. Ballard
  11. John Franklin Bardin
  12. John Barth
  13. Donald Barthelme
  14. Georges Bataille
  15. Heinrich Böll
  16. Jorge Luis Borges
  17. Jane Bowles
  18. Paul Bowles
  19. Kay Boyle
  20. Leigh Brackett
  21. Richard Brautigan
  22. Harold Brodkey
  23. Charles Bukowski
  24. Mikhail Bulgakov
  25. William S. Burroughs
  26. James M. Cain
  27. Italo Calvino
  28. Albert Camus
  29. Jim Carroll
  30. Lewis Carroll
  31. Angela Carter
  32. Raymond Carver
  33. Louis-Ferdinand Céline
  34. Raymond Chandler
  35. Arthur C. Clarke
  36. Jean Cocteau
  37. Jonathan Coe
  38. Leonard Cohen
  39. Colette
  40. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  41. Richard Condon
  42. larence Cooper Jr
  43. Dennis Cooper
  44. Robert Coover
  45. Julio Cortázar
  46. Douglas Coupland
  47. Harry Crews
  48. James Crumley
  49. Samuel R. Delany
  50. Don DeLillo
  51. Philip K. Dick
  52. Bret Easton Ellis
  53. Harlan Ellison
  54. James Ellroy
  55. John Fante
  56. Ronald Firbank
  57. F. Scott Fitzgerald
  58. Jasper Fforde
  59. David Foster
  60. John Fowles
  61. Janet Frame
  62. Jonathan Franzen
  63. William Gaddis
  64. Mary Gaitskill
  65. Gabriel García Márquez
  66. Jean Genet
  67. William Gibson
  68. André Gide
  69. Allen Ginsberg
  70. Nikolai Gogol
  71. Donald Goines
  72. David Goodis
  73. Alasdair Gray
  74. Graham Greene
  75. Zane Grey
  76. Brion Gysin
  77. Radclyffe Hall
  78. Dashiell Hammett
  79. Knut Hamsun
  80. John Hawkes
  81. Robert A. Heinlein
  82. Richard Hell
  83. Ernest Hemingway
  84. Carl Hiaasen
  85. Patricia Highsmith
  86. Chester Himes
  87. Russell Hoban
  88. Stewart Home
  89. Michel Houellebecq
  90. Dorothy B. Hughes
  91. Herbert Huncke
  92. Aldous Huxley
  93. Gary Indiana
  94. Guillermo Cabrera Infante
  95. Tove Jansson
  96. W.E. Johns
  97. B.S. Johnson
  98. Thom Jones
  99. James Joyce
  100. Franz Kafka
  101. Anna Kavan
  102. Weldon Kees
  103. James Kelman
  104. A.L. Kennedy
  105. Jack Kerouac
  106. Gerald Kersh
  107. Ken Kesey
  108. W.P. Kinsella
  109. Danilo Kis
  110. Heinrich von Kleist
  111. Tadeusz Konwicki
  112. Jerzy Kosinski
  113. Jaan Kross
  114. Milan Kundera
  115. Andrey Kurkov
  116. Gavin Lambert
  117. Ursula K. LeGuin
  118. Elmore Leonard
  119. Mark Leyner
  120. H.P. Lovecraft
  121. Malcolm Lowry
  122. Arthur Machen
  123. Colin MacInnes
  124. Julian Maclaren-Ross
  125. Norman Mailer
  126. Charles McCarry
  127. Carson McCullers
  128. Patrick McGrath
  129. Thomas McGuane
  130. Martin Millar
  131. Yukio Mishima
  132. Mohammed Mrabet
  133. Haruki Murakami
  134. Vladimir Nabokov
  135. Jeff Noon
  136. Patrick O'Brian
  137. Flann O'Brien
  138. Flannery O'Connor
  139. George Orwell
  140. Chuck Palahniuk
  141. Mervyn Peake
  142. Victor Pelevin
  143. Georges Perec
  144. Marge Piercy
  145. Sylvia Plath
  146. Edgar Allan Poe
  147. Richard Price
  148. Marcel Proust
  149. Thomas Pynchon
  150. Raymond Queneau
  151. Ann Quin
  152. Raymond Radiguet
  153. Derek Raymond
  154. Ishmael Reed
  155. Luke Rhinehart
  156. Jean Rhys
  157. Anne Rice
  158. Arthur Rimbaud
  159. Alain Robbe-Grillet
  160. Tom Robbins
  161. Joseph Roth
  162. Juan Rulfo
  163. Damon Runyon
  164. Marquis de Sade
  165. Antoine de Saint-Éxupery
  166. J.D. Salinger
  167. Jean-Paul Sartre
  168. Dorothy Sayers
  169. Delmore Schwartz
  170. Leonardo Sciascia
  171. Hubert Selby Jr
  172. Will Self
  173. Iain Sinclair
  174. Iceberg Slim
  175. Gertrude Stein
  176. Adalbert Stifter
  177. D.M. Thomas
  178. Hunter S. Thompson
  179. Jim Thompson
  180. J.R.R. Tolkien
  181. B. Traven
  182. Alexander Trocchi
  183. Konstantin Tsiolkovsky
  184. Jules Verne
  185. Kurt Vonnegut
  186. David Foster Wallace
  187. Irvine Welsh
  188. Nathanael West
  189. Oscar Wilde
  190. Charles Willeford
  191. Robert Anton Wilson
  192. Cornell Woolrich
  193. Richard Wright
  194. Rudolph Wurlitzer
  195. Richard Yates
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Highlighted are the ones I've read something by.