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The Bookshelf in the Parlor

A place to recommend and discuss great literature. Not limited at all to steampunk but books that we steampunk fans may ALSO enjoy. Books of any time and place!

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Latest Activity: on Wednesday

Some authors to start with..

I posted some topics that are basically just author names or perhaps a brief bit of editorializing. Take it from there, please please feel free to start discussions by Author, Title, Series, whatever.

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OUR CLASSICS: Lovecraft, Asimov, Shelley, Stoker.... etc

Started by Miss Anne Thrope. Last reply by SouthernGothic Jun 22. 79 Replies

Bring it on!

Sherlock Holmes: Doyle's writings vs. Downey's Performance in the 2009 movie of the same name

Started by Leane Roffey Line. Last reply by SouthernGothic May 29. 675 Replies

For the Holmesian among us, how many here think Downey remained true to Doyle's conceptions of Holmes and Watson's characterizations?I for one, see the use of Holme's harder side and rougher talents…Continue

Tags: Holmes, Sherlock, Books

Victorian Vampires: Varney and Carmilla

Started by Stephanie Abbott. Last reply by Melanie Atherton Allen May 29. 2 Replies

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Tags: Carmilla, Varney

BAD BOOKS

Started by Prof. Sebastian Fate. Last reply by Prof. Sebastian Fate Apr 4. 260 Replies

Not every book is worth finishing .Tell us about the book you failed to finish and why it annoyed you.Or perhaps  the book you finished even though it  appalled you .The Professor takes the high…Continue

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Comment by Leslie Orton on Wednesday

              Steampunk Newspaper The Aether Chronicle #27:

First Ever Steampunk Crossword Puzzle! Play to Win PRIZES!

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Comment by Prof. Sebastian Fate on June 16, 2015 at 3:54pm

Interesting .

Comment by Joe Mason (aka Mr. M) on June 16, 2015 at 2:21pm

The flowers of evil are in bloom! http://steampunkchicago.com/articles/hail-satan/

Comment by Leslie Orton on May 25, 2015 at 4:15pm

           Steampunk Newspaper The Aether Chronicle #26:

Time Travel...Proven!
More Tales from The Red Planet!

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http://www.thesteampunkempire.com/profiles/blogs/the-aether-chronic...

Comment by Leslie Orton on April 19, 2015 at 12:32pm

             Steampunk Newspaper The Aether Chronicle #25:

Suffragette Society Drops Drawers in Protest of Restrictive Undergarments!

Steampunk Gremlins Plague Machines of London!

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http://www.thesteampunkempire.com/profiles/blogs/the-aether-chronic...

Comment by Prof. Sebastian Fate on March 10, 2015 at 2:38pm

Second best argument for living Vegan I've read all year . Mind you , the year is fairly young !

Comment by Joe Mason (aka Mr. M) on March 10, 2015 at 2:11pm
Comment by Prof. Sebastian Fate on February 24, 2015 at 3:44pm

Best argument for living Vegan I've read all year !

Comment by Joe Mason (aka Mr. M) on February 24, 2015 at 3:14pm
Comment by Joe Mason (aka Mr. M) on February 20, 2015 at 5:55am

The typo has been fixed. Ideologically unsound parties have been purged. The history books have been rewritten.

 

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