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Through a Glass, Darkly - Donna Leon (The Bible again - 1, Corinthians)


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Gone With the Wind - Margaret Mitchell (from Ernest Dowson's poem 'Non Sum Qualis eram Bonae Sub Regno Cynarae') (thank you, Wikipedia!)


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 Post subject: Re: Book Links - Yet Another Shelf
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Wow!
Well if we are going Latin....

Hail and Farewell - George Moore (title taken from Catullus' Ave Atque Vale, then nicked by Tennyson for one of my favourite poems Frater Ave Atque Vale)
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Evil Under the Sun - Agatha Christie (Ecclesiastes 6)


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Death in the Clouds - Agatha Christie (still sky/ weather-related with the same author)


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Clouds of Witness - Dorothy L. Sayers. More clouds and another "Golden Age" mystery writer.


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The Witness for the Prosecution - Agatha Christie (more vintage 'witness' - I remember seeing the film of the story, starring Tyrone Power and Marlene Dietrich, when it first came out in 1957, which dates me!!!)


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The Blue Angel (aka Professor Unrat) - Heinrich Mann The book served as the basis for the film in which Marlene Dietrich starred.

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Miss Garnet's Angel - Salley Vickers.


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 Post subject: Re: Book Links - Yet Another Shelf
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Temeraire - Naomi Novik (who says "Yes, there is!")

Seems ages since I posted a book...

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Ooops! Did I bring things to a halt with that title? :hiding: Humble apologies, and since Temeraire is a dragon, here's another dragon title:

Dragons in the Waters - Madeleine L'Engle

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Dragons in the Waters - Madeleine L'Engle


Tipping the Velvet - Sarah Waters


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