Sunday, August 17, 2008

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RAWCLIFFE, A.: Balls and Talk: Poems 1936 (listed in "the catalogue of the ill-fated Gorgon Press, which specialised in verse printed at the author's own expense")
—from Anthony Burgess's Enderby

RAY, John, Jr., Ph.D.: Do the Senses Make Sense?
—From Vladimir Nabokov's Lolita


REESE, Thomas: Radio Mary ("A homicide detective hunting for a new kind of killer gets involved with a woman with telepathic abilities, his link to the killer")
—from Gary Walkow's film Crashing

RICH,
Aristotle: Girls, Grapes, and Snow
—from Gilbert Sorrentino's Mulligan Stew

RODMAN, James: The Secret Nine
—from P. G. Wodehouse's "Honeysuckle Cottage"

ROSENBAUM, Benjamin: "A Discourse on the Nature of Causality, with Air-Planes"
—from Benjamin Rosenbaum's "Biographical Notes to 'A Discourse on the Nature of Causality, with Air-Planes,' " in The Ant King

ROSENKRANTZ, Shem: Encolpius, In Justice (play), Only 'Til Seven, Sweet as Summer
—from Ariel S. Winter's The Twenty-Year Death

ROSENWALD, Severin: Cruising the Flat Surface, Kangaroo MusicPeckerhead (Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award)
—from Matthew Specktor's American Dream Machine

ROSENBLAB, Ron: Hitler Was a Jerk
—from Simpleton's "The Noodgy Neoplatonist: The Lesser Goldsboro: Watcing Bobby Grow"

ROSS, Mattie: “You will now listen to the sentence of the law, Odus Wharton, which is that you be hanged by the neck until you are dead, dead dead! May God, whose laws you have broken and before whose dread tribunal you must appear, have mercy upon your soul. Being a personal recollection of Isaac C. Parker, the famous Border Judge"
—from Charles Portis's True Grit

ROTH, Hampton: The Decline of Almost Everything
—from Adam Brooks's film Definitely, Maybe

ROUGE, Rupert: Bells on Her Toes
—from Josephine Tey's Daughter of Time

ROUSSELOT, Alvaro: The Archives of the Calle Peru, The Juggler's Family, Life of a Newlywed, Solitude
—From Roberto Bolano's "Alvaro Rousselot's Journey"

1 comment:

melydia said...

Ramsay, Dunstable: Celtic Saints of Britain and Europe
-from Fifth Business by Robertson Davies