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Pierre Loti | drawings

The Frenchman’s journeys and preoccupations can be read just as readily in these images as in his books.

Pierre Loti | drawings

The Frenchman’s journeys and preoccupations can be read just as readily in these images as in his books.

Obsèques de M. Pierre Loti

By the time deeply eccentric French writer and adventurer Pierre Loti died in 1923, he had achieved the unlikely feat of planting his standard in the bulwark of the French literary establishment.

Obsèques de M. Pierre Loti

By the time deeply eccentric French writer and adventurer Pierre Loti died in 1923, he had achieved the unlikely feat of planting his standard in the bulwark of the French literary establishment.

Dress-down Friday: Pierre Loti

“My costume comes straight from Milan, chez Carolo Lorenzi, who makes for all the fashionable acrobats…but the tights are a problem. I don’t know how to get into them. Two clowns come to my help…”

Dress-down Friday: Pierre Loti

“My costume comes straight from Milan, chez Carolo Lorenzi, who makes for all the fashionable acrobats…but the tights are a problem. I don’t know how to get into them. Two clowns come to my help…”

Housekeeping

Spot the odd one out: Google Reader, RSS, a near-naked Pierre Loti.

Housekeeping

Spot the odd one out: Google Reader, RSS, a near-naked Pierre Loti.

Disenchanted

One of the stranger episodes in Pierre Loti’s eventful life took place in Constantinople in 1904 when the author received what was essentially a fan letter from a Turkish woman, in which she daringly suggested a meeting…

Disenchanted

One of the stranger episodes in Pierre Loti’s eventful life took place in Constantinople in 1904 when the author received what was essentially a fan letter from a Turkish woman, in which she daringly suggested a meeting…

Secret Satan, 2018

Your essential Christmas book list – it’s naughty, it’s nice. Mostly naughty if we’re honest.

Secret Satan, 2018

Your essential Christmas book list – it’s naughty, it’s nice. Mostly naughty if we’re honest.

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Français

Bien que Strange Flowers ne soit disponible qu’en anglais, je trouve beaucoup de sources qui pourraient prouver intéressant pour les lecteurs francophones. En ce qui concerne la matière du blog, cette liste n’est pas du tout définitif. C’est une sélection

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Français

Bien que Strange Flowers ne soit disponible qu’en anglais, je trouve beaucoup de sources qui pourraient prouver intéressant pour les lecteurs francophones. En ce qui concerne la matière du blog, cette liste n’est pas du tout définitif. C’est une sélection

Locus Solus. Impresiones de Raymond Roussel

It is unlikely that the museum will be erecting crowd-control barriers at any point in the show’s run, but if renown were measured by the aggregated prestige rather than numerical total of one’s followers, Raymond Roussel would be a near-household name.

Locus Solus. Impresiones de Raymond Roussel

It is unlikely that the museum will be erecting crowd-control barriers at any point in the show’s run, but if renown were measured by the aggregated prestige rather than numerical total of one’s followers, Raymond Roussel would be a near-household name.

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Cover stars

Your cut-out-and-keep guide to Strange Flowers’ cover stars: Otero, every night Bum fun strange flowers in literature Corvo as Hadrian VII William Cavendish-Scott-Bentinck’s Welbeck Abbey “Tattwa” cards by W. B. Yeats Herbert Charles Pollitt a.k.a. Diane de Rougy Missy Max

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Cover stars

Your cut-out-and-keep guide to Strange Flowers’ cover stars: Otero, every night Bum fun strange flowers in literature Corvo as Hadrian VII William Cavendish-Scott-Bentinck’s Welbeck Abbey “Tattwa” cards by W. B. Yeats Herbert Charles Pollitt a.k.a. Diane de Rougy Missy Max

On the road with Raymond Roussel

Whether it was his lifelong correspondence with the Tahitian royal family, his habit of fasting for days on end or his phobia of tunnels, Roussel boasted a generous portfolio of quirks. For now, I’m going to concentrate on just one: his extraordinary RV.

On the road with Raymond Roussel

Whether it was his lifelong correspondence with the Tahitian royal family, his habit of fasting for days on end or his phobia of tunnels, Roussel boasted a generous portfolio of quirks. For now, I’m going to concentrate on just one: his extraordinary RV.

18 books for 2018

Three Marcels, two Nutters and a Sissi: imaginary lives and lives beyond imagining.

18 books for 2018

Three Marcels, two Nutters and a Sissi: imaginary lives and lives beyond imagining.