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The Picture of Dorian Gray
4.01
Cool book. I recently read Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde, which makes a nice companion piece to this since they're sortof about the same thing. Dorian Gra...more
Mar 05, 2010
Mar 02, 2010
 
The Celtic Twilight: Faerie and Folklore
4.10
In his youth, Yeats was a member of the Golden Dawn, an occult society; he wrote this book during that time, and it's widely seen as a manifesto about...more
Dec 15, 2010
Dec 15, 2010
 
The Tain
3.98
The Tain, sortof a bizarro Irish epic - like all the other Irish epics - was one of my favorite works in college. The definitive translation is by Kin...more
Dec 14, 2010
Dec 14, 2010
 
The Importance of Being Earnest
4.16
I loved Dorian Gray but I was irritated by Basil, whom I took to task in my review of that book; so I was a little horrified to realize that everyone...more
Apr 12, 2011
Mar 28, 2011
 
Mythologies
4.06
As a collection of three of Yeats' pamphlet-esque collections of Irish folklore - Celtic Twilight, Secret Rose and Stories of Red Hanrahan - this seem...more
Apr 12, 2011
Mar 28, 2011
 
Gulliver's Travels
3.52
Pretty good stuff. Book 3 isn't as great, and book 4 is a massive pain in the ass, but the first couple books are great.

Makes me wonder about Yahoo's...more
Jan 29, 2010
Feb 01, 2010
 
Dancing at Lughnasa
3.67
Ah......this is a nice, tightly-written play, but it's a tiny bit touchy-feely, with all the dancing and all. I get it as a play, but it's not my thin...more
Apr 14, 2011
Mar 28, 2011
 
A Modest Proposal
4.05
I knew what this was about, but I didn't realize how savage it would be. Incredible stuff.
Mar 28, 2011
Mar 28, 2011
 
The Playboy of the Western World
3.59
What a killer.
Apr 12, 2011
Mar 28, 2011
 
Dubliners
3.85
None
Apr 12, 2011
Mar 28, 2011
 
The Butcher Boy
3.82
None
Apr 08, 2011
Mar 28, 2011
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