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Tämä viestiketju on "uinuva" —viimeisin viesti on vanhempi kuin 90 päivää. Ryhmä "virkoaa", kun lähetät vastauksen.

Muokkaaja: toukokuu 31, 2015, 12:41 pm

toukokuu 31, 2015, 9:32 pm

Our Lady of the Flowers, by Jean Genet
Chants de Maldoror by Comte de Lautreamont
Against Nature by JK Huysmans
Molloy/Malone Dies/The Unnamable by Samuel Beckett

Muokkaaja: kesäkuu 1, 2015, 10:41 am

Norman O. Brown: Life Against Death and Love's Body
Jean Ray: Malpertuis
Goethe's translation of Reynard the Fox
J.W. von Goethe: Novelle
Doris Lessing: Briefing for a Descent into Hell
The Gospel of Thomas
Julien Gracq: Chateau d'Argol
Guy de Maupassant: Le Horla
Arthur Machen: The Hill of Dreams
Robert Louis Stevenson: The New Arabian Nights
Jocelyn Brooke: The Image of a Drawn Sword

Muokkaaja: kesäkuu 1, 2015, 1:11 pm

Damn, looks like we struck gold! Several interesting titles I haven't read.

The Master and Margarita

Diary of a Madman

anything by Nikolai Leskov or Leonid Andreyev

kesäkuu 1, 2015, 3:14 pm

Ditto with Master and Margarita, and with Traven's Death Ship, plus his The Treasure of the Sierra Madre; all are fantastic.

J.A. Barbey d'Aurevilly: Les Diaboliques and Bewitched
Early Maxwell Bodenheim: Blackguard, Crazy Man, etc.
Giacomo Casanova's 12vol. memoirs: History of My Life
Blaise Cendrars: Moravagine
L-F. Celine: Journey to the End of the Night
John Fante: Ask the Dust
Henry Miller: Sexus... and everything else
Early Knut Hamsun: Mysteries, Hunger, Pan, and Victoria
Jan Potocki: The Manuscript Found in Saragossa
H-H. Ewers: The Sorcerer's Apprentice

Virtually everything by Dostoevsky, George Orwell, Aldous Huxley, Nietzsche, Goethe, Schopenhauer, Stendahl, Turgenev, Tolstoy, Maupassant, Bukowski, and Michel Houellebecq

kesäkuu 1, 2015, 4:21 pm

Books I've picked up recently from this group:

The book of Monelle
Imaginary Lives
Judas Iscariot, which introduced me to the joys of Andreyev.

Muokkaaja: kesäkuu 5, 2015, 1:06 am

tammikuu 22, 2020, 6:43 pm

As to Old Favorites, farewell Ron Obvious!


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