How To Go To The Movies by Quentin Crisp


March 1992

Well Alex, remember how you decided not to buy anything for anyone when you were away last year unless an item cried out to be brought home for someone? Well this threw itself at my feet & threatened to commit Hari Kari if I didn’t get it for you.


[heart] Alex

Every time I climb into bed, I am a virgin.  Miles 10-11-26

The Warlock of Firetop Mountain by Steve Jackson & Ian Livingstone


To Tom

from Ben

Christmas 1982

May your dice always be kind to you

White Teeth by Zadie Smith

White Teeth Cover

White Teeth Inside

Jan 2017

I tried to read this book several times and just couldn’t stand it. I hate when that happens as I want to like books, deep down…

I hope you’re one of the lucky ones who manage to appreciate it.


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Babel Tower by A.S. Byatt

To my dearest wiflet – to read when I’m away but dreaming of you.

Silly bear


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Between the Acts by Virginia Woolf





and wee small morning hours.

What would life be like without them?


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Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov


With the compliments of the Pornographic League on the celebration of their two hundredth consecutive anniversary.

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Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger


April 1978

Your hand doesn’t go sloppy on me. Read the book + you’ll know what I mean.

To the only woman for me,

All my love,

Chris. xxxxxxxx

P.S. Well done in your exam

P.P.S. You’re one (1) today!

Many, many, happy returns


Time and the Hunter by Italo Calvino


to livid from Lullington

don’t be so bloody bashful


Stasiland – Stories From Behind the Berlin Wall by Anna Funder


While our past mercilessly defines who we are,

Our future innocently portrays who we can be.

5th November 2003 – 2004: One year of knowing you

xx Felicia

The Republic by Plato



Dear Barbara [?]

I do hope you enjoy this book!

All the best

Your friend

Valados [?]



Dear Rufus – I did not – I hope you do!

[Heart] B

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