"Ordinary, Corrupt, Human love" - a list of filthy hearts

A Listmania! list by Dm Wilde "daniellewilde"
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The End of the Affair
1.  The End of the Affair by Graham Greene
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  "Amazing - in my opinion, Greene's finest - a beautiful book about explosive love in the rubble...."
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Venus in Furs (Penguin Classics)
2.  Venus in Furs (Penguin Classics) by Leopold von Sacher-Masoch
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  "Because everyone gets a perverse thrill from bloodying heads against beautiful and austere brick walls"
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3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

Hangover Square: A Story of Darkest Earl's Court (Penguin Modern Classics)
3.  Hangover Square: A Story of Darkest Earl's Court (Penguin Modern Classics) by Patrick Hamilton
The list author says:
  "God bless George Harvey Bone and the inevitability of his useless love"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (73 customer reviews)

Written On The Body
4.  Written On The Body by Jeanette Winterson
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  "There are passages in this book that flow as pure poetry - some of these sentences will literally make you wince"
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Tipping The Velvet (Virago V)
5.  Tipping The Velvet (Virago V) by Sarah Waters
The list author says:
  "I love everything that Sarah Waters has written but don't wanna lez this list out... I recommend the DVD too - buff!!"
£6.79   Used & New from: £0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (123 customer reviews)

The Bridges Of Madison County
6.  The Bridges Of Madison County by Robert James Waller
The list author says:
  "You'd think this would be cheese-fest, but its actually absolutely amazing"
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (94 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Twenty Love Poems: And A Song Of Despair
7.  Twenty Love Poems: And A Song Of Despair by W. S. Merwin
The list author says:
  "Love is so short, forgetting is so long........"
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (22 customer reviews)

The Well of Loneliness: 1 (Wordsworth Classics)
8.  The Well of Loneliness: 1 (Wordsworth Classics) by Radclyffe Hall
The list author says:
  "Lezzing it up once again, this text is fraught with the useless beauty of the inverts.  Diggit"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (33 customer reviews)

Wuthering Heights (Penguin Popular Classics)
9.  Wuthering Heights (Penguin Popular Classics) by Emily Brontė
The list author says:
  "obviously"
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Of Love and Hunger (Penguin Modern Classics)
10.  Of Love and Hunger (Penguin Modern Classics) by Julian MacLaren-Ross
The list author says:
  "Forgotten feelings from a forgotten age"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)

By Grand Central Station I Sat Down and Wept
11.  By Grand Central Station I Sat Down and Wept by E. Smart
The list author says:
  "I'll never decide whether I adore this  or not. For the sake of argument, lets just say I do"
£6.39
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (29 customer reviews)

The English Patient
12.  The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje
The list author says:
  "Let the hysterical weeping commence....."
£6.74   Used & New from: £0.01
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (82 customer reviews)

Twenty Thousand Streets Under The Sky (Vintage Classics)
13.  Twenty Thousand Streets Under The Sky (Vintage Classics) by Patrick Hamilton
The list author says:
  "Why is Patrick Hamilton not treated like the legend he so obviously is??!!  This is not a rhetorical question!!"
£8.99   Used & New from: £0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (28 customer reviews)

Brighton Rock
14.  Brighton Rock by Graham Greene
The list author says:
  "I love you, but you're green"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (184 customer reviews)

Saturday Night and Sunday Morning (Flamingo modern classic)
15.  Saturday Night and Sunday Morning (Flamingo modern classic) by Alan Sillitoe
The list author says:
  "Genius!! Full of proper, 1950s Yorkshire slang......like, "rat-clock" ?!!!?  Seriously, what!!?"
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Of Human Bondage (Vintage Classics)
16.  Of Human Bondage (Vintage Classics) by W. Somerset Maugham
The list author says:
  ""formative, tortured, masochistic affair" - have you been reading my diary?!!?"
£7.49   Used & New from: £1.33
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (94 customer reviews)

The Powerbook
17.  The Powerbook by Jeanette Winterson
The list author says:
  "Just dont buy this book for someone you secretly love.... trust me, cats get let out of bags.....in a bad way"
£8.99   Used & New from: £0.01
3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (26 customer reviews)

Stranger Music: Selected Poems and Songs
18.  Stranger Music: Selected Poems and Songs by Leonard Cohen
The list author says:
  "My favourite man, my favourite collection of poems"
£15.99   Used & New from: £3.21
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

Lolita (Penguin Classics)
19.  Lolita (Penguin Classics) by Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov
The list author says:
  "BeautifulBeautifulBeautiful.... Even the most sordid and repugnant attractions can be turned into poetry by the overwhelming, transformative powers of love"
£6.29   Used & New from: £2.21
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (196 customer reviews)

In The Aeroplane Over The Sea
20.  In The Aeroplane Over The Sea by Neutral Milk Hotel
The list author says:
  "My only music choice - PLEASE listen to this, you wont be sorry, "the movements were beautiful, all in your ovaries""
£7.13   Used & New from: £4.13
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (101 customer reviews)

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