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Francis Bacon imagined <em>New Atlantis</em>; Gulliver traveled to the Land of the Houyhnhnms. Why are <strong>literary utopias</strong> so far away? Because the distance defines them

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Life as the <strong>daughter of Kenneth Tynan</strong> was never normal. Turning 21 was marked by lines of coke and a screening of <em>Deep Throat </em>arranged by Sammy Davis Jr.

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<strong>Book collecting</strong> is many things: evidence of cultural refinement, humblebrag about one&rsquo;s intellectual ambition, symptom of hoarding. But sexiness?

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Quantum Logic and Probability Theory

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Foucault and the Politics of Rights

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<strong>Thomas Friedman</strong> &mdash; oracular <em>New York Times</em> columnist, bard of the C-suite, irrepressible fount of thought leadership &mdash; has a new mantra: &ldquo;Na&iuml;vet&eacute; is the new realism&rdquo;

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Step aside, Charlotte. Out of the way, Emily. Time for <strong>Anne Bront&euml;</strong>, the youngest sister, who left behind two novels and five letters, to get her due

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Three pipes in the morning, four in the afternoon, three more in the evening. After the death of a friend, <strong>Jean Cocteau</strong> turned to opium

Three pipes in the morning, four in the afternoon, three more in the evening. After the death of a friend, Jean Cocteau turned to
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