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Stephen Dodson
About My Library
Large holdings in languages, Russian, classics, travel, history, reference, poetry, literature, Africa, science fiction, Vietnam, music, &c. These days added books tend to be Russian, since I'm reading mainly Russian literature.
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Retired editor living in the Pioneer Valley (Massachusetts).
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Hadley, MA
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http://www.languagehat.com
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Alla Gorbunova, Anna Ahkmatova, John Ashbery, Viktor Astafyev, W. H. Auden, Charles Baudelaire, Samuel Beckett, Andrei Bely, John Berryman, Paul Blackburn, Yves Bonnefoy, Jorge Luis Borges, Joseph Brodsky, Anita Brookner, Yuri Buida, Ivan Bunin, Basil Bunting, Lewis Carroll, Hayden Carruth, Constantine Petrou Cavafy, Anton Chekhov, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Robert Creeley, Avram Davidson, Helen DeWitt, Emily Dickinson, Philip K. Dick, Fyodor Dostoevsky, Lawrence Durrell, George Eliot, Lena Eltang, Venedikt Erofeev, William Faulkner, Elena Ferrante, Penelope Fitzgerald, Robert Fitzgerald, Ford Madox Ford, Robert Frost, Gaito Gazdanov, Jean-Luc Godard, Nikolai Vassilievitx Gogol, Alexander Goldstein, Ivan Goncharov, Vasily Grossman, Ursula K. Le Guin, Tessa Hadley, Dashiell Hammett, Anthony Hecht, Ernest Hemingway, Alexandre Herzen, Marshall G. S. Hodgson, James Hogg, Alan Hollinghurst, Homer, James Joyce, Valentin Kataev, Robert Kelly, Walt Kelly, Hugh Kenner, Daniil Kharms, Peter Kropotkin, R. A. Lafferty, Ann Leckie, Nikolai Leskov, Christopher Logue, Audre Lorde, Hugh MacDiarmid, Vladimir Makanin, Osip Mandelstam, Olivia Manning, Hilary Mantel, Irina Mashinskaya, Herman Melville, Marianne Moore, Vladimir Nabokov, Yuri Nagibin, Lorine Niedecker, Patrick O'Brian, Flann O'Brien, Alexander Ostrovsky, Boris Pasternak, Ann Patchett, Viktor Pelevin, Saint-John Perse, Aleksandra Petrova, Aleksey Pisemsky, Andrey Platonov, Irina Polianskaia, Ezra Pound, Richard Powers, Marcel Proust, Alexander Pushkin, Raymond Queneau, Valentin Rasputin, Mary Renault, Charles Reznikoff, Dorothy M. Richardson, Theodore Roethke, Frank Samperi, Sappho, Giorgos Seferis, Victor Serge, William Shakespeare, Zadie Smith, Sasha Sokolov, Vladimir Sorokin, Laurence Sterne, Wallace Stevens, Tom Stoppard, Arkady Strugatsky, Theodore Sturgeon, Vladimir Tendryakov, James Tiptree Jr., Leo Tolstoy, Yuri Trifonov, Anthony Trollope, Marina Tsvetaeva, Ivan Turgenev, Mark Twain, A. F. Vel'tman, Richard Wilbur, Jonathan Williams, William Carlos William, Ellen Willis, P. G. Wodehouse, Gene Wolfe, Virginia Woolf, Yevgeny Zamyatin, Louis Zukofsky
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