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books bought during the year 2014 continued

July 2014
"The Permanence of Yeats" A brilliant collection of critical essays about the foremost poet of the century Editors James Hall & Martin Steinmann
"Questioning The Millennium: A Rationalist's Guide To A Precisely Arbitrary Countdown" essay by Stephen Jay Gould
"Without A Hero" Stories by T. Coraghessan Boyle
"A Painter In Our Time" novel by John Berger
"The Salterton Trilogy: Tempest-Tost, Leaven Of Malice & A Mixture Of Frailties" by Robertson Davies
"Lovers And Tyrants" a novel by Francine du Plessix Gray
"Heir To The Glimmering World" a novel by Cynthia Ozick
"Assembly" a novel by John O'Hara
"Songdogs" a novel by Colum McCann
"Kingdom Of Shadows" a novel by Alan Furst
"Labyrinths: Selected Stories & Other Writings" by Jorge Luis Borges
"Literary Trips: Following in the Footsteps of Fame" Editor: Victoria Brooks Foreword by Paul Bowles
"Joe Hill: A Biographical Novel" by Wallace Stegner
"Decade Of Nightmares" The End of the Sixties and the Making of Eighties America" by Philip Jenkins
"Every Day Is Mother's Day" a novel by Hilary Mantel
"A Change Of Climate" a novel by Hilary Mantel
"The Summer Before the Dark" a novel by Doris Lessing
"The King's Indian: Stories & Tales" by John Gardner
"Success" a novel by Martin Amis
"Moloch or, This Gentile World" a novel by Henry Miller
"The World of Yesterday" a memoir by Stefan Zweig
"Generation Of Swine: Gonzo Papers Vol. 2 Tales Of Shame And Degradation In The 80's" by Hunter S. Thompson
"The Happiness of Getting It Down Right: Letters Of Frank O'Connor and William Maxwell" Edited by Michael Steinman
"Beardsley" a biography by Stanley Weintraub
"In The Pond" a novel by Ha Jin
"Roger Fry" a biography by Virginia Woolf
"The Zanzibar Chest: A Story Of Life, Love, And Death In Foreign Lands" by Aidan Hartley
"Napoleon Bonaparte" biography by Alan Schom
"Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton: The Secret Agent Who Made The Pilgrimage To Mecca, Discovered The Kama Sutra, And Brought The Arabian Nights To The West" by Edward Rice
"Let Me Stand Alone: The Journals of Rachel Corrie"
"A Third Testament: St Augustine, Blaise Pascal, William Blake, Soren Kierkegaard, Leo Tolstoy, Dietrich Bonhoeffer" essays by Malcolm Muggeridge
"Turbulent Souls: A Catholic Son's Return to His Jewish Family" memoir by Stephen J. Dubner
"Crooked Litter Heart" a novel by Anne Lamott
"Fifth Business" a novel by Robertson Davies
"Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest Of Dr. Paul Farmer, A Man Who Would Cure The World" biography by Tracy Kidder
"Burning The Days: Recollection" memoir by James Salter
"The Alienist" a novel by Caleb Carr
"The Angel Of Darkness" a novel by Caleb Carr
"The House Of Rothschild: Money Prophets 1798-1848" by Niall Ferguson
"Indignation" a novel by Philip Roth
"Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest Of Dr. Paul Farmer, A Man Who Would Cure The World" by Tracy Kidder
"The Four Fingers Of Death" a novel by Rick Moody
"Spook Country" a novel by William Gibson
"Stranger in a Strange Land" a novel by Robert A. Heinlein (first edition hardback with cover published in 1961)
"Out Of Africa" a memoir by Isak Dinesen
"The New Confessions" a novel by William Boyd
"The Underground Man" a novel by Mick Jackson
"The Nearest Exit" a novel by Olen Steinhauer
"Gods Without Men" a novel by Hari Kunzru
"Lamentations Of The Father" essays by Ian Frazier
"Two Moons" a novel by Thomas Mallon
"Pablo Picasso: His Life And Times: A Biography" by Pierre Cabanne
"Roll, Jordan, Roll: The World The Slaves Made" by Eugene D. Genovese
"Nixon: A Life" biography by Jonathan Aitken
"Running with the Bulls: My Years with the Hemingways" memoir by Valerie Hemingway
"The Polish Officer" novel by Alan Furst
"On Paradise Drive" by David Brooks
"Doomed" a novel by Chuck Palahniuk
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