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Hard Times, A Longman Cultural Edition
Charles Dickens
Tremendous Trifles
G. K. Chesterton
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Mark T. Conard, Aeon J. Skoble, William Irwin
Лекции по зарубежной литературе
Vladimir Nabokov
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Иван Веселовский, B.L. Van Der Waerden
Letters Written by Lord Chesterfield to His Son
Philip Dormer Stanhope
Clarissa, or, the History of a Young Lady
Samuel Richardson, Angus Ross
Surprised by Joy
C.S. Lewis
A Bit on the Side
William Trevor
Ojos de perro azul
Gabriel García Márquez

Swords and Deviltry

Swords and Deviltry - Fritz Leiber Not any too deep, the characters barely defined, and the word usage sometimes making me wonder if English was Leiber's second language. But perhaps entertaining enough.

The book is made up of three parts: one apiece for the previous history of both characters, and the final one in which they meet. But I found that the characters we see in the previous history are almost unrecognizable in the final story, both in themselves and in their relationships.

Many word choices seem very extravagant, but the worst for me is using this world's fencing terms in describing the sword techniques of the fantasy world...