Thinness is more naked, more indecent than corpulence.
»Charles Baudelaire. (Christopher Isherwood, trans.) The Intimate Journals of Charles Baudelaire. Boston, Beacon Press, 1957.
The books in Penguin’s new Central European Classics series are beautiful. I can’t wait to buy them. So why aren’t they available in the States?
Elegy on Mr. Astley, Proprietor of Arisaig, who was drowned in America. By Ronald MacDonald, a native of Arisaig.
Title of a two-leaf pamphlet written in 1880.