Out of which works of literature, written before the 19th century, do the following giants and monsters come?(1) Grendel, (2) the Dipsodes, (3) Brobdingnagians, (4) Apollyon, and (5) Orgoglio.
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Answer to Book Bag #372: The books whose titles have a fruit in their titles are: The Kandy-Kolored Tangerine Flake Streamline Baby, Tom Wolfe; Big Sur and the Oranges of Hieronymous Bosch, Henry Miller; Bitter Lemons, Lawrence Durrell; The Cherry Orchard, Anton Chekhov; The Lime Twig or The Blood Oranges, John Hawkes; The Strawberry Statement, James Simon Kunen; Grapefruit, Yoko Ono; The Grapes of Wrath, John Steinbeck; A Raisin in the Sun, Lorraine Hansberry; and A Clockwork Orange, Anthony Burgess. Winner: John Eaves, Potomac, Md.