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The Arabian Nights by Andrew Lang
This book is an abridged version of Arabian Nights. I recommend the four volume complete version available in Manybooks. The volumes are very descriptive and full.... more.
The Arabian Nights by Andrew Lang
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The Man Who Was Thursday by G.K. Chesterton
This wonderful book is the story of an undercover Scotland Yard detective who manages to get inside an anarchist group and gets himself elected as its representative to a European anarchist council. T... more.
Saint Martin's Summer by Rafael Sabatini
Of the books I have read by Rafael Sabatini, this is my favorite. It was well written with a great plot, the characters were easy to keep track of, plenty of action, and ends the way a good romance ... more.
Eeldrop and Appleplex by T.S. Eliot
Few poets can write decent fiction, and few fiction writers can write decent poetry. This is not decent fiction. Eliot does his usual word-work in the piece, but it's a boring and trivial, arch and ... more.
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