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Arbie's Unoriginally Titled Book Blog

It's a blog! Mainly of book reviews.

Currently reading

Embers of War
Gareth L. Powell
The Uncertain Land and Other Poems
Patrick O'Brian
Progress: 6/160 pages
The Poems and Plays of John Masefield
John Masefield
Progress: 76/534 pages
Empires of the Word: A Language History of the World
Nicholas Ostler
Progress: 122/615 pages
Selected Poems
U A Fanthorpe
Progress: 16/160 pages
Hainish Novels & Stories, Vol. 2
Ursula K. Le Guin
Progress: 133/789 pages
The Art Book
Editors of Phaidon Press
Progress: 11/515 pages
The Essential Shakespeare
Ted Hughes
Progress: 78/259 pages
Introduction to Topology
Bert Mendelson
Progress: 10/224 pages
Basics of Plasma Astrophysics
Claudio Chiuderi, Marco Velli
Progress: 58/250 pages

Reading progress update: I've read 76 out of 128 pages.

Pissarro: Colour Library - Christopher Lloyd

In the 1870s the Impressionists were a bunch of misunderstood, starving artists, struggling to sell any paintings, despite support from the likes of Emile Zola. Now Impressionism is allegedly "the world's most popular art movement." Certainly every time I've been to a museum with at least one roomful of French Impressionism, it's the busiest part of the gallery...