Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
They were the best of lines, they were the worst of lines - and the desk where Charles Dickens wrote them has been saved for the British public.
Turkish Nobel laureate writer Orhan Pamuk’s most popular novel in the US, 'Kar' (Snow), was purchased for $13,000 at an auction held by Christie’s in New York
FOLDED CORNER - ‘The First World War in the Middle East’ by Kristian Coates Ulrichsen (Hurst, $35, 320 pages)
It’s Erdoğan as you’ve never seen him before – except maybe you have
The prestigious Turkish-French Literature award has been given to author Hakan Günday this year for his novel “Ziyan.”
FOLDED CORNER - ‘A Leaf About to Fall: Selected Poems,’ by İlhan Berk, translated by George Messo
Syrian-Kurdish poet and author Jan Dost, Kurdish writer Hesene Mete and Kurdish linguist Celadet Bedirxan are among best-selling writers in this year's International Istanbul Book Fair
A copy of William Shakespeare's First Folio, the first-ever compilation of the Bard's plays published in 1623, has been discovered in the library of an ancient port town in northern France.
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