In Memory of Steve Jobs (1955-2011)
†5 October 2011
Lost faith, went to law school, then to Japan, became a Buddhist, blah, blah, blah. Read more?
Why the Love of Books?
Only in books has mankind known perfect truth, love and beauty.
George Bernard Shaw
A little library, growing larger every year, is an honourable part of a man's history. It is a man's duty to have books. A library is not a luxury, but one of the necessaries of life.
Henry Ward Beecher
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The Adventures of Tintin
The Black Island
Tony Blair - A Journey.
Bret Easton Ellis - American Psycho.
Vintage Books, NY (1991)
Ernest Hemingway - Hemingway Short Stories.
The Folio Society, London (1986)
Monthly Archives: August 2010
The Folio Society has just updated their website for the new Prospectus 2010-2011. They are going to publish 26 new amazing titles in 4 quarters: September 2010, December 2010, March 2011 and June 2011. The catalogue is absolutely amazing, there … Continue reading
Well, as you might have noticed there is a lot of controversy surrounding Tony Blair’s latest memoirs – A Journey, even before publication set at 1 September 2010. The Book-signing event in Waterstone’s Piccadilly on 8 September 2010 has sparked … Continue reading
Has endlessly skimming short texts on the internet made us stupider? An increasing number of experts think so – and say its time to slow down . . . The Guardian.