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‘Because the ranking in people’s heads gets reflected on the bookshelves. Budgets for buying new books are limited and the aristos get first pick. Us, the little folk, we come last.
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What WAS The Point Of Guillotining Louis XVI?!!!!!............The Library Of Unrequited Love by Sophie Divry
When does a book in translation become a classic book ? Well a number of ways win the nobel prize for one , like Laszlo Krasznahorkai with satantango catch the eye of a star critic James woods in his case and finally word of mouth now I would say Haruki Murakami is a perfect example of this in action .Now I’ll give you my tip and it is Andrej Nikoladis here… 54 more words
The Hanged Man of Saint Pholien by Georges Simenon
Belgian Crime fiction
Orginal title – Le Pendu de Saint-Pholien
Translator – Linda Coverdale
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Methought I heard a voice cry “Sleep no more!