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Friday roundup

“Honour commercio’s energy yet aid the linkless proud, the plurable with everybody.” — Finnegans Wake


Have the past twenty years been an aberration in the history of book publishing?


Pop quiz: 10 word sources


  1. The rejections link was interesting.

  2. This may not be such a bad thing. Some of the controversial entries were constantly being “edited” by those of opposing viewpoints.

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