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Swann's Way
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Mating
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The Unknown University
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Postmodern Belief: American Literature and Religion since 1960 (20/21)
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The Fun Stuff: And Other Essays
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The Monk and The Hangman's Daughter - Richard; Bierce,  Ambrose Voss My, my, my. So this is Ambrose Bierce. A twist of fate, a twist of a knife. A well-intentioned monk overcome by desire makes a fatal mistake when judging another’s character. Things aren’t as they seem; they rarely are. Interesting. Somewhat predictable. Whatever else you do, if you should get your hands on the Heritage Press edition, DO NOT read the Introduction unless you do so as an Afterword.