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Pensées And Other Writings by Blaise Pascal
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The Characters of Jean de La Bruyere by Jean de La Bruyère
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La Bruyere was another of the of the authors mentioned and quoted (in French) in Cyril Connolly’s The Unquiet Grave. This was the only selection of his works I could find in English translation and it’s over a hundred years old. La Bruyere’s Characte ...more
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My Pilgrim's Progress by George W.S. Trow
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I read this book because it was on the online list created by David Shields (Reality Hunger, The Thing about Life Is That One Day You’ll Be Dead: www.themillions.com/2010/05/all-great...) and my college roommate and reading companion Larry said i
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Selected Essays by Charles-Augustin Sainte-Beuve
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I read this book because Cyril Connolly mentions and quotes Sainte-Beuve in his wonderful The Unquiet Grave. Unfortunately all the quotes therein are in French, so I went looking for an English translation. This book, used, almost 40 years old, and t ...more
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Pensées And Other Writings by Blaise Pascal
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This is a tough one.

There are two reasons why I read this book: (1) For years a long time ago, in my capacity as Production Manager for a printing company, I helped produce the local high school’s annual literary/arts magazine, The Thinking Reed. It
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Selected Essays by Charles-Augustin Sainte-Beuve
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