Sunday, August 17, 2008


N., Vadim Vadimovich: Tamara (1925), Pawn Takes Queen (1927), Plenilune (1929), Camera Lucida (Slaughter in the Sun), The Red Top Hat (1934), (1950), The Dare (1950), See under Real (1939), Esmeralda and Her Parandrus (1941), Dr. Olga Repnin (1946), Exile from Mayda (1947), A Kingdom by the Sea (1962), Ardis (1970)
—from Vladimir Nabokov's Look at the Harlequins!

NASO, Ovidius: "a poem...written in the Getick language during his exile at Tomi and found wrapt up in wax at Sabaria..."
—in Thomas Browne's Mus├Žum Clausum, from W.G. Sebald's The Rings of Saturn

NIMMO, Franklin Saltonstall: Incidents of Jersey History; with an etymological gazeteer of Atlantic, Cape May & Cumberland Counties; with four folding maps and many figures. To be had of the Author at his bookshop, 2 Bivalve Gate, Cape May, Jersey. 1926.
—from Robert Kelly's The Scorpions

NOORDIN, Maulvi: One Thousand Ways of Producing Money
—from Muhammad Khalid Akhtar's "The 'Monthly Ulloo'"

NOVACK, Chandler: Care of Wooden Floors
—from Will Wiles's Care of Wooden Floors

NUTTER, Agnes: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch
—from Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett's Good Omens


JRSM said...

NICHOLSON: Repentances
--the other 'holy' book in John Wyndham's 'The Chrysalids'

otolythe said...
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emily anne said...

"Being Two", "The Red-Shirt Man", "All The Way to The Top", "Threatening Behavior", "Darcy's Admirer", "Helen's Promise" by Mike Noonan (from Bag of Bones by Stephen King)

Simon Tabbush said...

Natvilcius, "De aethereo et aereo corpore", Basel 1627, cited in C. S. Lewis, "Perelandra".