The story takes place in New York during the Roaring Twenties.
Nightlife is surrounded by jazz and easy spirits (alcohols free the minds).
The story is full of illusion[...]
Then there is another specimen of a dandy, somewhat different from him, who goes it with a perfect rush. He is sure to be in Broadway as often as one wishes to see him, but how f[...]
The Land of The Blessed Virgin; Sketches and Impressions in Andalusia, by William Somerset Maugham
On Whitmore, you can buy the first edition. London. William Heinemann, 1905. ([...]
A handwritten letter from Albert Einstein to philosopher Erik Gutkind soon be sold on Ebay. In this letter, the famous mustache (already in our encyclopedia) expresses his views ab[...]
h. That ceremony. I see. That's it, then. A formula, a shibboleth meaningless as a child's game, performed by someone created by the situation whose need it answered: a[...]
Because men have always been men ... Here is a selection of sexy vintage magazines.
From the 20s to 50s. A time when men loved women who had a little more than skin and bones, a[...]
We all know Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and investigations of his famous detective Sherlock Holmes. But Doyle was a prolific writer. And his imagination was the origin of an impressiv[...]
Style (Charles Bukowsi - 1972)
Style is the answer to everything.
A fresh way to approach a dull or dangerous thing
To do a dull thing with style is preferable to doing a danger[...]
Printed in London, this first edition of Shakespeare's Collected Poems is an invaluable document (yet so ...) in the history of English literature, and literature as a whole. L[...]
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