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Friday finds


This beautiful thing, partly inspired by this, played a major role in this, and in this, and especially in this. Perhaps you’d like to go on a walking tour

Moscow’s new Metro station will feature Florentine-style mosaics depicting scenes from the works of Fyodor Dostoevsky — including, one presumes, Notes from Underground.

Two great tastes that taste great together: Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice and flesh-eating zombies. And look, the subject of zombies takes us from Austen to Austin.

The spirit of Monty Python lives on.

The Columbia Journalism Review has launched Page Views, an online book review site that supplements its already hefty dead tree section.

The big guy probably never slept here, but does that stop real estate agents? I ask you.

Benjamin Moser is the successor to the late John Leonard as the “New Books” columnist at Harper’s. Who is Benjamin Moser? The answer is here.

From art-rocker Robert Fripp to hip-hopper Flavor Flav — how many degrees of separation?

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