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Vineland (Classic, 20th-Century, Penguin)
Thomas Pynchon
Tristes Tropiques
Claude Lévi-Strauss, Patrick Wilcken, John Weightman, Doreen Weightman
Richard III
William Shakespeare
The Dwarf
Alexandra Dick, Pär Lagerkvist
The Collected Poems of Wilfred Owen
Wilfred Owen, Cecil Day-Lewis
Labyrinths
Richard Wolin
Giotto to Dürer: Early Renaissance Painting in the National Gallery
Jill Dunkerton, Susan Foister, Dillian Gordon, Nicholas Penny
Michel Foucault: Beyond Structuralism and Hermeneutics
Hubert L. Dreyfus, Paul Rabinow
Gravity's Rainbow
Thomas Pynchon
A Gravity's Rainbow Companion: Sources and Contexts for Pynchon's Novel
Steven Weisenburger

Concise History of Modern Painting (World of Art)

A Concise History of Modern Painting - Herbert Read, William Feaver Not bad -- Maybe a high 3 -- I'm not going to finish this, and will mark as 'get-the-picture' (no pun intended)

I was completely wrong about this book - there is a lot of good material in it. I am now in the chapter on Futurism, Dada, and Surrealism, and learning a lot. The book is not well organized - the writer wanders about, and the prints are out of place -- he talks about early Chagall in the section on Dada (Post WWI), and later Chagall in the section on Cubism, and prints the the pictures of Miró and Max Ernst (late 20's) while talking about the late-teens. So one has to work with the author in a very annoying fashion. He also seems to think the Anglo-American culture of 1959 (the year of the first edition) is still essentially futurist -- But that said, the book is well worth some time...