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Ten random things: January 12

Ten fictional books:

  1. History of Kinship in the United Kingdom, Vol. 1 by Franscombe (from A Tapestry of Time by Richard Cowper)
  2. Drummondganj Book of the Dead by Jed (from The Everest Hotel by I. Allan Sealy)
  3. Everything You Never Wanted to Know About Sex but Have Been Forced to Find Out by Oolon Colluphid (from The Restaurant at the End of the Universe by Douglas Adams)
  4. Cthonic Revelations by Thanang Phram (from Where Yidhra Walks by Walter C. DeBill)
  5. Red Flannagan's Last Throw by William Tracy (from At Swim-Two-Birds by Flann O'Brien)
  6. The Philosophy of the Mundane: Why Muggles Prefer Not to Know by Professor Mordicus Egg (from Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them by J. K. Rowling)
  7. Undercover Romance by Joanna O'Connor (as Jonathan MacConnel) (from In Mara's Case by Sally Odgers)
  8. The Last Dolphin by Trish Cottsworth (from The Camellia City by Phillip Routh)
  9. Philippicks by Walter Shandy (from Tristam Shandy by Laurence Sterne)
  10. Attempt at a Uniform and Pragmatic Classification of the Neuroses and Psychoses, Based on an Examination of Fifteen Hundred Pre-Krapaelin and Post-Krapaelin Cases as they would be Diagnosed in the Terminology of the Different Contemprary Schools Together with a Chronology of Such Subdivisions of Opinion as Have Arisen Independently by Dick Diver (from Tender is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald)

Thanks to The Invisible Library, the Internet's number one source for "imaginary books, pseudobiblia, artifictions, fabled tomes, libris phantastica, and all manner of books unwritten, unread, unpublished, and unfound." Via Laura Gjovaag's Bloggity-Blog-Blog-Blog.


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