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Against Nature by Joris-Karl Huysmans
Against Nature
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this was boring. it was a book on criticism and literary history which was pretending to be something else. I didn't buy it. I admire the modern authors TOO, but dude.... don't tell me this kinda shit using the poor excuse of a character. I didn't fi ...more
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Seven Japanese Tales by Jun'ichirō Tanizaki
Seven Japanese Tales
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brilliant, subtle, yet easy to read
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Hunt the Space-Witch! Seven Adventures in Time and Space by Robert Silverberg
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entertaining enough, but Sliverberg never *impressed* me
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“What Is Love? I have met in the streets a very poor young man who was in love. His hat was old, his coat worn, the water passed through his shoes and the stars through his soul”
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“The story so far:
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Robert Frost
“Poetry is what gets lost in translation.”
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Oscar Wilde
“The truth is rarely pure and never simple.”
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