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It's a blog! Mainly of book reviews.

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Thomas Middleton and Early Modern Textual Culture: A Companion to the Collected Works
Thomas Middleton, Gary Taylor
Progress: 63/1183 pages
The Penguin Book of Russian Poetry
Robert Chandler
The Uncertain Land and Other Poems
Patrick O'Brian
Progress: 8/160 pages
The Poems and Plays of John Masefield
John Masefield
Progress: 78/534 pages
Poems Selected
Emily Dickinson, Ted Hughes
Progress: 4/50 pages
Selected Poems
U A Fanthorpe
Progress: 18/160 pages
The Penguin Book of Scottish Verse
Mick Imlah, Robert Crawford
Hainish Novels & Stories, Vol. 2
Ursula K. Le Guin
Progress: 133/789 pages
The Art Book
Editors of Phaidon Press
Progress: 286/515 pages
The Essential Shakespeare
Ted Hughes
Progress: 82/259 pages
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Ursula K. Le Guin
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Ted Hughes
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I made it to page 64 and I had issues:1. Chick-lit style of writing from the mother's point of view. (I don't like her.)2. Th...
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text: Reading progress update: I've read 55 out of 218 pages.
Not sure there's gonna be an actual plot in this book...
Phases of Gravity - Dan Simmons
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It's becoming a theme with my RL book group that I tend to forget about the chosen book until the weekend before the meeting....
text: Reading progress update: I've read 1969 out of 2016 pages.
The Wisdom of Solomon Paraphrased Absolutely atrocious! Even dramatists with excellent reputations were once inept teenager...
Thomas Middleton: The Collected Works -  MacDonald P. Jackson (Editor),  John Jowett (Editor),  John Lavagnino,  V. Wayne, Gary Taylor, Thomas Middleton
text: Reading progress update: I've read 276 out of 515 pages.
Guess which painting they picked to represent Leonardo Da Vinci?
The Art Book - Editors of Phaidon Press
January 2020
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I caved and got the audiobook (read by the author, I couldn't resist) to accompany my read of this book. It turns out this wa...
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I promise this will not become a permanent feature, but I wanted to share that I've tried the Mango Black Bean Chipotle Coke ...
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#FridayReads I haven't progressed much because...life, so I'm still reading SHADOWLAND by Peter Straub and THE IMMEASURABLE C...
January 2020
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and they all seem to feature the horrible green. But I wonder if this one was published after Dead Corse as the cover is nowh...
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This is the first time since Monday that I have actual time to read this week. It's also the first evening that I am not work...
text: Reading progress update: I've read 58 out of 1183 pages.
A 16th Century sheet of music is reproduced. It has the widely familiar five bar stave notation. How old is this notation, I ...
Thomas Middleton and Early Modern Textual Culture: A Companion to the Collected Works - Thomas Middleton, Gary Taylor
text: Reading progress update: I've read 1966 out of 2016 pages.
Still under 17 at the time of writing but Middleton still manages to work in a complaint about lawyers! His mother's dispute ...
Thomas Middleton: The Collected Works -  MacDonald P. Jackson (Editor),  John Jowett (Editor),  John Lavagnino,  V. Wayne, Gary Taylor, Thomas Middleton