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[BOOK REVIEW] The Last Days of New Paris by China Mieville

At the start of WWII, American occult-engineer Jack Parsons ingeniously harnesses the imaginative power of the greatest surrealist artists of the day, and inadvertently causes the S-Blast; a nuclear-like explosion that brings to life manifestations of abnormal miscreations painted within famous (and not so famous) artworks of this bohemian collective. Keen to fight fire with… Continue reading [BOOK REVIEW] The Last Days of New Paris by China Mieville

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Pavone’s Toy Antiquinarium

Dear Vernon, Something most peculiar happened on my recent antique hunt. I dare say the event is inexplicable, mind-boggling, downright fantastical. Or perhaps it is that I am prematurely losing my marbles. As a fellow antiquarian who is privy to what I dub collectors’ mania, that intoxicating high caused by the crazed veneration and desire… Continue reading Pavone’s Toy Antiquinarium