An eclectic baker's dozen

A Listmania! list by J. R. S. Morrison "Bibliomane" (Adelaide, SA, Australia)
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Catharine and Other Writings (Oxford World's Classics)
1.  Catharine and Other Writings (Oxford World's Classics) by Jane Austen
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  "Hilarious early works - savage, witty, surreal"
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Erasure
2.  Erasure by Percival Everett
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  "Very funny, very clever, more than a bit bitter"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

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Old School
3.  Old School by Tobias Wolff
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  "Literary competition, adolescent hormones, and a savaging of Ayn Rand"
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (20 customer reviews)

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Inspector Cadaver (Penguin Modern Classics)
4.  Inspector Cadaver (Penguin Modern Classics) by Georges Simenon
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  "One of the best of a fascinating, atmospheric series"
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The Terror of St.Trinian's and Other Drawings (Penguin Modern Classics)
5.  The Terror of St.Trinian's and Other Drawings (Penguin Modern Classics) by Ronald Searle
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  "A great introductory colection, but why isn't he more in print?"
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Go Tell it on the Mountain (Penguin Modern Classics)
6.  Go Tell it on the Mountain (Penguin Modern Classics) by James Baldwin
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  "Genuinely moving story of faith and family conflict"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)

From a Crooked Rib (Penguin Modern Classics)
7.  From a Crooked Rib (Penguin Modern Classics) by Nuruddin Farah
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  "A bleak view of Somali womanhood, and quite alien to comfortable Western eyes"
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

Let It Come Down (Penguin Modern Classics)
8.  Let It Come Down (Penguin Modern Classics) by Paul Bowles
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  "Like Graham Greene after the kif kicks in - the ending may disappoint some"
£9.80   Used & New from: £6.59
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

Blankets
9.  Blankets by Craig R. Thompson
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  "A wonderful graphic novel of first love and loss"
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (49 customer reviews)

The Dancers At The End of Time (S.F. MASTERWORKS)
10.  The Dancers At The End of Time (S.F. MASTERWORKS) by Michael Moorcock
The list author says:
  "Clever, funny time-travel fin-de-siecle pastiche"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (27 customer reviews)

The Quantity Theory of Insanity
11.  The Quantity Theory of Insanity by Will Self
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  "Probably his best - creepy, funny and inventive"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (19 customer reviews)

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At Mrs Lippincote's (VMC)
12.  At Mrs Lippincote's (VMC) by Elizabeth Taylor
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  "A great book from a much-neglected writer - NOT the actress, thank God"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

The Complete Critical Assembly: The Collected White Dwarf (And GM, and GMI) Sf Review Columns
13.  The Complete Critical Assembly: The Collected White Dwarf (And GM, and GMI) Sf Review Columns by David Langford
The list author says:
  "Some of the best, funniest and most readable SF criticism ever written, so there"
£8.99   Used & New from: £7.67
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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