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The Adventures of Augie March
Saul Bellow, Christopher Hitchens
Roland Barthes, Stephen Heath
Selected Poems and Four Plays
W.B. Yeats, Macha Louis Rosenthal
On the Edge of the Cold War: American Diplomats and Spies in Postwar Prague
Igor Lukes
In Search of Lost Time (The Complete Masterpiece) - Marcel Proust,  C.K. Scott Moncrieff,  Andreas Mayor,  Terence Kilmartin,  D.J. Enright,  Richard Howard Time's left Marcel an écrivain manqué,
Nought but pectinate cakes and tea steeping:
But Then! Ways 'round Combray, and temps passé,
Phantasmic dukes, loves, ladies: creeping
into present mind. Love's loss receding
and, fading: the gild of royal breeding.