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Vineland (Classic, 20th-Century, Penguin)
Thomas Pynchon
Tristes Tropiques
John Weightman, Doreen Weightman, Patrick Wilcken, Claude Lévi-Strauss
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

A Lateral View: Essays on Culture and Style in Contemporary Japan

A Lateral View: Essays on Culture and Style in Contemporary Japan - Donald Richie The book consists of 28 brief essays (often a mere 7-8 pages) that were published in magazines and the like between 1962 and 1989. So brief as sometimes to be devoid of sufficient context, many of them nonetheless contain a fascinating wealth of detail and reflection. This book is not quite to the level The Inland Sea -- which is really a little gem -- but it will be of great interest to anyone interested in modern Japan. It reads VERY quick - which is another plus.