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The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson
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The Lavender Menace by Tom Cardamone
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E. M. Forster by Richard Canning
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This short biography of E.M. Forster, part of Hesperus Press' "Brief Lives" series, is an excellent one. It is not, nor is it intended to be, an authoritative work on Forster's life and work. It is, however, a good introduction. In a strictly chronol ...more
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Dante’s Divine Comedy by Seymour Chwast
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Dante's Divine Comedy has, from its earliest days, attracted illustrators ranging from an anonymous 14th-century illuminator, to Botticelli and Blake and Doré. In our day, it has inspired the likes of Leonard Baskin, Salvador Dali and Barry Moser. So ...more
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An Easy Thing by Paco Ignacio Taibo II
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Nessuno si salva da solo by Margaret Mazzantini
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The Prague Cemetery by Umberto Eco
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