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Victoria is 48% done with Perfume: The Story of a Murderer
"[He] looks just like one of those unapproachable, incomprehensible, wilful little pre-human creatures, who in their ostensible innocence think only of themselves, who want to subordinate the whole world the their despotic will, and would do it, too, if one let them pursue their megalomania ways and did not apply the strictest pedagogical principles to guide them to a [...] fully human existence" - p.85
Feb 11, 2013 02:55PM Add a comment
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer

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Victoria is 24% done with Perfume: The Story of a Murderer
The edition I'm reading has the same ISBN but a different cover. That is remarkably frustrating.
Feb 04, 2013 01:25PM Add a comment
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer

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Victoria is on page 109 of 197 of The Alchemist
"To realise one's destiny is a person's only real obligation"
Feb 02, 2013 04:06PM Add a comment
The Alchemist

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Victoria is on page 200 of 368 of Clean: An Unsanitised History of Washing
Charles Dickens: literary king & pioneering champion of daily washing!
Jan 30, 2013 01:38PM Add a comment
Clean: An Unsanitised History of Washing

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Victoria is on page 161 of 368 of Clean: An Unsanitised History of Washing
"To cure the goat-like stench of armpits, it is useful to press and rub the skin with a compound of roses" - p.111
Jan 29, 2013 01:12PM Add a comment
Clean: An Unsanitised History of Washing

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What is this 'stricken' thing? I keep seeing books marked as 'stricken' (as opposed to 'to read' etc) in the Recent Reviews and can't find information on it anywhere!
Jan 14, 2013 12:20PM 4 comments

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