the Trial by Franz Kafka | First American edition | Cover by George Salter 1937

Franz Kafka, The Trial, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, First American Edition. Jacket by George Salter.

William Faulkner, 1943

Famous Authors and Their Typewriters

William Faulkner works on a screenplay on a balcony, Hollywood, early Photo: Alfred Eriss/Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images

Saul Bellow | The Victim | New York: Vanguard 1947

The cover has nice symbolism between two people showing one is the victim whilst on scales, either side tipping in the others favour.


Rereading Hamlet again for class. every time I find new ideas, new perspectives, new meanings.


White Nights - Fyodor Dostoyevsky available at Canterbury Tales Bookshop Pattaya

Arsenic and Old Lace by Joseph Kesselring 1941

I saw this paly in Grayland, Wa last year. Arsenic and Old Lace by Joseph Kesselring (ah! I never knew the wonderful classic movie was based on a book . just placed a hold on it, at my local library)

Woman in Blue Reading a Letter by Vermeer

Johannes Vermeer Woman in Blue Reading a Letter, , Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam. Read more about the symbolism and interpretation of Woman in Blue Reading a Letter by Johannes Vermeer.