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A Listmania! list by N. J. Oade "Real Gone Kid" (Wirral, UK)
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Celtic (Myths & Legends)
1.  Celtic (Myths & Legends) by T.W. Rolleston
The list author says:
  "A brief history and a selection of myths from Germany, Ireland, Wales and Scotland, a great read."
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Fictions
2.  Fictions by Jorge Luis Borges
The list author says:
  "Brilliant stuff. Realy shows up his talent, wit, philosphies and fantastic imagination. Challenging but worth it."
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Slaughterhouse 5, or The Children's Crusade - A Duty-dance with Death
3.  Slaughterhouse 5, or The Children's Crusade - A Duty-dance with Death by Kurt Vonnegut
The list author says:
  "The only Kurt Vonnegut book I've read, but I will definitely be checking out more."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (255 customer reviews)

The Gormenghast Trilogy
4.  The Gormenghast Trilogy by Mervyn Peake
The list author says:
  "Amazing fantasy, hilarious and enthralling. If Lord of the Rings was written by Kurt Vonnegut..."
12.24   Used & New from: 0.10
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (127 customer reviews)

The Complete Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe (Penguin Classics)
5.  The Complete Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe (Penguin Classics) by Edgar Allan Poe
The list author says:
  "Favourite author, really great, very complex though, more than most people think. Might wanna school up on my classical mythology and folk tales that he makes references to all the time."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (48 customer reviews)

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The Monk (Dover Thrift Editions)
6.  The Monk (Dover Thrift Editions) by Matthew Gregory Lewis
The list author says:
  "Great Book. If we showed someone from the 18th Century "The Exorcist" or "Hostel", they'd show us this. Shocking stuff. Rape, murder, incest, paedophilia, Satan and monks. Alright!"
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Dracula (Wordsworth Classics)
7.  Dracula (Wordsworth Classics) by Bram Stoker
The list author says:
  "And you know what? It's not even slightly over-rated. Not at all. Amazing"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (60 customer reviews)

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream
8.  Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream by Hunter S. Thompson
The list author says:
  "Hunter S. Thompson is a great writer, really great, and this is a good place to start."
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The Big Sleep: A Philip Marlowe Mystery (Penguin Fiction)
9.  The Big Sleep: A Philip Marlowe Mystery (Penguin Fiction) by Raymond Chandler
The list author says:
  "Raymond Chandler books are unbelievably cool. Like Frank Sinatra, Humphrey Bogart cool. That's cool. Actually, I think Humphrey Bogart was in the film. I digress. Good book."
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Complete Hans Christian Andersen Fairy Tales
10.  Complete Hans Christian Andersen Fairy Tales by H.C. Andersen
The list author says:
  "I really love H.C. Andersen. I always pick it up and read it when I'm bored. Some beautiful stories and quotes in there. Really great."
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (29 customer reviews)

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Selected Poems
11.  Selected Poems by Robert Browning
The list author says:
  "My favourite poet, this is a decent enough show of some of his work."
6.99   Used & New from: 4.03
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (Penguin Readers (Graded Readers))
12.  20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (Penguin Readers (Graded Readers)) by Jules Verne
The list author says:
  "Damn entertaining. It's like 450 pages and I zipped through it. Exciting stuff."
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Nostradamus: The Evidence
13.  Nostradamus: The Evidence by Ian Wilson
The list author says:
  "I find the man himself more interesting than his writings, and this book tells all about him and is prophecies, so best of both world's and a very interesting read."
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Metamorphoses: A New Verse Translation (Penguin Classics)
14.  Metamorphoses: A New Verse Translation (Penguin Classics) by Ovid
The list author says:
  "How the Greek Gods created the world. Interesting stuff. Tiring though, heavy stuff. Fortunately, it's broken into 15 books (all included) and with notes and references, so easier to absorb."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (23 customer reviews)

The Oxford Book of Death (Oxford Books of Prose)
15.  The Oxford Book of Death (Oxford Books of Prose) by D.J. Enright
The list author says:
  "Wonderfully macabre. Just in case I'm in a good mood, I open this thing to bum me out again. Seriously though, it is interesting stuff, Death through the ages"
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In Search Of Lost Time Vol 1: Swann's Way: Swann's Way Vol 1 (Vintage Classics)
16.  In Search Of Lost Time Vol 1: Swann's Way: Swann's Way Vol 1 (Vintage Classics) by Marcel Proust
The list author says:
  "Proust. Gotta love him really. Really beautiful at times, touching. I know it's a lot but I would suggest buying all 6 volumes and just losing yourself in them completely, you really can with Proust."
6.99   Used & New from: 3.11
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (23 customer reviews)

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