Monthly Archives: May 2008

Io: Art of the Wired

Edited and Compiled by: Althea Chia  Publisher: Guu Media Date Published: 2004 Pages: 143 “For Those Who Dream of Electric Sheep” Originally, I was attracted to ‘Io: Art of the Wired’ because I was going through a stage of obsession over … Continue reading

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The Cutting Edge Of Wallpaper

Editor: Cigalle Hanaor Authors of Essays: Timothy Brittain-Catlin, Jane Audas and Charles Stuckey Publisher: Black Dog Publishing Date Published: 2006 Pages: 175 No, you did not misread the title – the words ‘cutting edge’ and ‘wallpaper’ have actually been used in … Continue reading

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Gemstones of the World

Author: Walter Schumann Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company Date Published: 1997 Pages: 280 “Revised and Expanded Edition.” ‘Gemstone of the World’ is a small book, but despite its size it is packed with an unbelievable amount of information. This includes hardness, … Continue reading

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Lady Chatterley’s Lover

Author: D. H. Lawrence Publisher: Penguin Date published: 1928 Pages: 363 “Constance Chatterley feels trapped in her sexless marriage to the invalid Sir Clifford. Unable to fulfil his wife emotionally or physically, Clifford encourages her to have a liaison with … Continue reading

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1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die

  Preface Author: Jennifer Byrne General Editor: Peter Boxall Publisher: ABC Books Date published: 2006 Pages: 960 I owe a lot  to ‘1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die’. When I received this book as a gift it opened … Continue reading

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