BOOKS

Starting from the wholly arbitrary date of 9th March 2012, there now follows a list of the books read by this is my england. No reviews or anything. Just a list.



Title: Dancing Lessons for the Advanced in Age (59)
Author: Bohumil Hrabal
Published: 1964
Started: 21st September 2014
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Title: Nadja (58)
Author: André Breton
Published: 1928
Started: 29th August 2014
Finished: 19th September 2014
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Title: Mephisto (57)
Author: Klaus Mann
Published: 1936
Started: 14th August 2014
Finished: 29th August 2014
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Title: Living in the End Times (56)
Author: Slavoj Žižek
Published: 2010
Started: 9th April 2014
Finished: 11th August 2014
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Title: Reimagining India (55)
Edited by: McKinsey & Company
Published: 2013
Started: 13th March 2014
Finished: 9th April 2014
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Title: Point Doom (54)
Author: Dan Fante
Published: 2013
Started: 13th March 2014
Finished: 16th March 2014
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Title: India Rising: Tales from a Changing Nation (53)
Author: Oliver Balch
Published: 2013
Started: 12th March 2014
Finished: 23rd April 2014
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Title: Travels with my Aunt (52)
Author: Graham Greene
Published: 1969
Started: 3rd February 2014
Finished: 10th March 2014
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Title: Island (51)
Author: Aldous Huxley
Published: 1962
Started: 18th December 2013
Finished: 3rd February 2014
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Title: The Men Who Stare at Goats (50)
Author: Jon Ronson
Published: 2004
Started: 11th December 2013
Finished: 18th December 2013
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Title: Monsieur Pain (49)
Author: Roberto Bolaño
Published: 1999
Started: 1st December 2013
Finished: 11th December 2013
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Title: The Selfish Capitalist (48)
Author: Oliver James
Published: 2008
Started: 24th November 2013
Finished: 1st December 2013
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Title: The Doors of Perception/Heaven and Hell (47)
Author: Aldous Huxley
Published: 1954/1956
Started: 10th November 2013
Finished: 24th November 2013
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Title: The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat (46)
Author: Oliver Sacks
Published: 1985
Started: 31st October 2013
Finished: 8th November 2013
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Title: The Karamazov Brothers (45)
Author: Fyodor Dostoevsky
Published: 1880
Started: 27th October 2013
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Title: Office Politics (44)
Author: Oliver James
Published: 2013
Started: 7th October 2013
Finished: 26th October 2013
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Title: Story of a Secret State (43)
Author: Jan Karski
Published: 1944
Started: 19th September 2013
Finished: 6th October 2013
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Title: A Single Man (42)
Author: Christopher Isherwood
Published: 1964
Started: 15th September 2013
Finished: 18th September 2013
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Title: Generation of Swine (41)
Author: Hunter S. Thompson
Published: 1988
Started: 25th August 2013
Finished: 14th September 2013
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Title: The Doll (40)
Author: Bolesław Prus
Published: 1890
Started: 1st July 2013
Finished: 25th August 2013
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Title: The Life and Lines of Brandon Block (39)
Author: Matt Trollope
Published: 2011
Started: 24th June 2013
Finished: 30th June 2013
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Title: 3X Carlin: An Orgy of George (38)
Author: George Carlin
Published: 2008(first publication date as a collection)
individual first publication dates:
Brain Droppings: 1997
Napalm and Silly Putty: 2001
When Will Jesus Bring the Pork Chops?: 2004
+ additional materials 
Started: 22nd May 2013
Finished: 24th June 2013
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Title: Mr Norris Changes Trains (37)
Author: Christopher Isherwood
Published: 1935
Started: 8th May 2013
Finished: 12th May 2013
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Title: Craven House (36)
Author: Patrick Hamilton
Published: 1926
Started: 1st May 2013
Finished: 8th May 2013
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Title: Through a Glass Darkly: The Life of Patrick Hamilton (35)
Author: Nigel Jones
Published: 1991
Started: 4th April 2013
Finished: 1st May 2013
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Title: Be Careful What You Wish For (34)
Author: Simon Jordan
Published: 2012
Started: 18th March 2013
Finished: 3rd April 2013
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Title: Bulldog Drummond (33)
Author: Sapper
Published: 1920
Started: 17th March 2013
Finished: 25th March 2013 
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Title: Raffles (32)
Author: E.W. Hornung
Published: 1899
Started: 8th March 2013
Finished: 17th March 2013
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Title: Bitten by the Tarantula and other writing (31)
Author: Julian Maclaren-Ross
Published: 2005 (as a collection of works dated between 1938 and 1964)
Started: 27th February 2013
Finished: 5th September 2013
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Title: Soul of Wood (30)
Author: Jakov Lind
Published: 1962
Started: 27th February 2013
Finished: 8th March 2013
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Title: The Gorse Trilogy (29)
Author: Patrick Hamilton
Published: 1992 (first publication date as single-volume trilogy)
individual first publication dates:
- The West Pier: 1951
- Mr Stimpson and Mr Gorse: 1953
- Unknown Assailant: 1955
Started: 16th February 2013
Finished: 2nd March 2013
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Title: Peace Work (28)
Author: Spike Milligan
Published: 1991
Started: 8th February 2013
Finished: 27th February 2013
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Title: Goodbye Soldier (27)
Author: Spike Milligan
Published: 1986
Started: 1st January 2013
Finished: 16th January 2013
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Title: Where Have All the Bullets Gone? (26)
Author: Spike Milligan
Published: 1985
Started: 24th December 2012
Finished: 1st January 2013
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Title: Mussolini: His Part in My Downfall (25)
Author: Spike Milligan
Published: 1978
Started: 13th December 2012
Finished: 24th December 2012
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Title: Monty: My Part in His Victory (24)
Author: Spike Milligan
Published: 1976
Started: 8th December 2012
Finished: 13th December 2012
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Title: Virgin Soil (23)
Author: Ivan Turgenev
Published: 1877
Started: 1st December 2012
Finished: 8th February 2013
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Title: 'Rommel?' 'Gunner Who?' (22)
Author: Spike Milligan
Published: 1974
Started: 1st December 2012
Finished: 8th December 2012
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Title: Adolf Hitler: My Part in His Downfall (21)
Author: Spike Milligan
Published: 1971
Started: 26th November 2012
Finished: 1st December 2012
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Title: Blue of Noon (20)
Author: Georges Bataille
Published: 1957
Started: 17th November 2012
Finished: 26th November 2012
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Title: The Year of Dreaming Dangerously (19)
Author: Slavoj Žižek
Published: 2012
Started: 6th November 2012
Finished: 11th November 2012
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Title: Goodbye to Berlin (18)
Author: Christopher Isherwood
Published: 1939
Started: 25th October 2012
Finished: 5th November 2012
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Title: In the Labyrinth (17)
Author: Alain Robbe-Grillet
Published: 1959
Started: 17th September 2012
Finished: 17th November 2012
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Title: Of Human Bondage (16)
Author: W. Somerset Maugham
Published: 1915
Started: 3rd September 2012
Finished: 23th October 2012
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Title: The Magician (15)
Author: W. Somerset Maugham
Published: 1908
Started: 22nd August 2012
Finished: 2nd September 2012
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Title: L'Abbé C (14)
Author: Georges Bataille
Published: 1950
Started: 7th August 2012
Finished: 22nd August 2012
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Title: Answered Prayers: the Unfinished Novel (13)
Author: Truman Capote
Published: 1986 (unfinished, published posthumously)
Started: 1st August 2012
Finished: 2nd August 2012
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Title: The Gold-Rimmed Spectacles (12)
Author: Georgio Bassani
Published: 1958
Started: 31st July 2012
Finished: 1st August 2012
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Title: Hocus Pocus (11)
Author: Kurt Vonnegut
Published: 1990
Started: 21st July 2012
Finished: 31st July 2012
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Title: Hard Rain Falling (10)
Author: Don Carpenter
Published: 1966
Started: 10th July 2012
Finished: 21st July 2012
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Title: I Want it Now (9)
Author: Kingsley Amis
Published: 1969
Started: 25th June 2012
Finished: 10th July 2012
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Title: Put Out More Flags (8)
Author: Evelyn Waugh
Published: 1942
Started: 7th June 2012
Finished: 21st June 2012
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Title: Jailbird (7)
Author: Kurt Vonnegut
Published: 1979
Started: 24th May 2012
Finished: 5th June 2012
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Title: London Belongs to Me (6)
Author: Norman Collins
Published: 1945
Started: 20th May 2012
Finished: 5th July 2012
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Title: Fear and Loathing in Fitzrovia: The Strange Lives of Julian Maclaren-Ross (5)
Author: Paul Willetts
Published: 2005
Started: 24th April 2012
Finished: 20th May 2012
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Title: Fante: A Family's Legacy of Writing, Drinking and Surviving (4)
Author: Dan Fante
Published: 2011
Started: 3rd April 2012
Finished: 22nd April 2012
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Title: More Notes of a Dirty Old Man: The Uncollected Columns (3)
Author: Charles Bukowski
Published: 2011 (posthumous collection of previously uncollected pieces)
Started: 3rd April 2012
Finished: 11th April 2012
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Title: Miller, Bukowski & their enemies (2)
Author: Guillermo O'Joyce
Published: 2011
Started: 15th March 2012
Finished: 3rd April 2012

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Title: The Slaves of Solitude (1)
Author: Patrick Hamilton
Published: 1947
Started: 9th March 2012
Finished: 30th March 2012