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Primera edición de "El retrato de Dorian Gray" completa de Óscar Wilde

Lippincott’s Legacy Exhibit through July 15 Archives and Special Collections

Don Quijote de la Mancha

Should you read Don Quixote? The book “The Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha” is THE Spanish novel. His author, Miguel de Cervantes is to Spanish speaking people, what.

The Pencil of Nature, published between June 1844 and April 1846, was the first commercially published book to be illustrated with photographs.

P is for The Pencil of Nature… a wonderful illustration of necromancy

The Pencil of Nature, published between June 1844 and April was the first commercially published book to be illustrated with photographs.

One of my favorites from "Covering Lolita."  I'm not particularly interested in collecting first editions, but I'd love a copy of this one!  I like the academic aesthetic of it, too.  (1955 FR Olympia Press, Paris.)

'Lolita, light of my life, fire of my loins.' Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov

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The Picture of Dorian Gray is the only published novel by Oscar Wilde, appearing as the lead story in Lippincott's Monthly Magazine on 20 June printed as the July 1890 issue of this magazine.

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes  Arthur Conan Doyle. 1892.  First edition, first issue, illustrations by Sidney Paget.

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. First edition, first issue, illustrations by Sidney Paget.

Hoy se cumplen 100 años de la publicación de «Por el camino de Swann», de Marcel Proust, el primer volumen de los siete que componen «En busca del tiempo perdido»: «Longtemps, je me suis couché de bonne heure...», célebre comienzo de la obra en la que un narrador insomne comienza a rememorar y evocar hechos de su pasado. (Imagen de la primera edición de la obra publicada por Bernard Grasset, después de que fuera rechazada por varias editoriales, como Gallimard.) http://www.veniracuento.com/

Free eBooks: Read All of Proust’s Remembrance of Things Past on the Centennial of Swann’s Way

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