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Arrowroot by Jun’ichirō Tanizaki (1931)

Japanese novelist Jun’ichirō Tanizaki (1886–1965) was born in Tokyo in 1886. In the 1910s, he established himself as an...
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Crash by J. G. Ballard (1973)

English novelist J. G. Ballard's "Crash" (1973) is a controversial novel that dealt with the motif of auto-crash sexual...
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After Finitude: An Essay on the Necessity of Contingency by Quentin Meillassoux (2006)

This book is about how we think about mathematical thingness of the world in the philosophy after Kant, who considered ...
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The Fabric of Reality: The Science of Parallel Universes – and Its Implications by David Deutsch (1997)

In this book, David Deutsch, who is a British physicist known for his research of quantum computing, develops his own t...
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Leviathan or The Matter, Forme and Power of a Commonwealth Ecclesiasticall and Civil by Thomas Hobbes (1651)

This book is a classic work of modern political philosophy in that it denied the theory of the divine right of kings an...
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Nietzsche and Philosophy by Gilles Deleuze (1962)

In this book, Deleuze interpreted Nietzsche's texts from his own theoretical perspective, and systematized them. It has...
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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman by Laurence Sterne (1759–1767)

I enjoyed reading Gargantua and Pantagruel by Rabelais (c. 1532–c. 1564) and Don Quixote by Cervantes (1605, 1615), and...
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The Book of Job

"The Book of Job" is a widely read book of the Hebrew Bible (the Old Testament of the Christian Bible). It is highly va...