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Wittgenstein's Tractatus: An Introduction by Alfred Nordmann

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Favorite authorsAischylos, Edward Albee, Aristotle, Paul Auster, Charles Baudelaire, Lewis Carroll, Eleanor Catton, Fyodor Dostoevsky, T. S. Eliot, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Brecht Evens, Anne Fadiman, Jonathan Franzen, Henrik Ibsen, David Mamet, Thomas Mann, John McDowell, David Mitchell, Haruki Murakami, Sōseki Natsume, Tomoko Ninomiya, Tim O'Brien, Plato, William Shakespeare, Zadie Smith, Susan Sontag, Sophocles, Shaun Tan, Chris Ware, Walt Whitman, Ludwig Wittgenstein, Virginia Woolf (Shared favorites)

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Favorite librariesCarnegie Library of Pittsburgh -- Main (Oakland), Toronto Public Library - Bloor-Gladstone, Toronto Reference Library, University of Toronto - Robarts Library, University of Toronto - Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto - University of St. Michael's College (John M. Kelly) Library, University of Toronto - Victoria University E J Pratt Library

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Thanks for the SantaThing picks! I've been meaning to read Kushner. I've never heard of O'Malley's The Rook, but it looks promising as well.
Happy holidays!
~Blue
Thanks for your thoughtful selections on SantaThing. I’ve only seen the movie for Stardust, so it will be great to read the book! And every book on Paris I read talks about Hemingway’s Moveable Feast so about time I read it. Very much looking forward to immersing in all three books. Great picks! Enjoy the upcoming holidays.
I loved your spirited review of Eugene Onegin.
Thanks so much for your thoughtful SantaThing picks! I finished the Murakami and started on the Auster last night. :) Happy New Year!
Thanks for the kind words and I hope you do enjoy the books. Sorry for the barrage of comments on the santa thing page. The last one can be ignored 'cuz for a couple days the Calvino book shot up in price causing the order to go over $30, but then it went back to its earlier price before the deadline. Anyway, they're all books I think are great and so I hope you'll enjoy 'em as much as I did. Merry santa thing!
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