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The Teenage Liberation Handbook: How to Quit School and Get a Real Life and Education

By Grace Llewellyn

 

From the Tree to the Labyrinth: Historical Studies on the Sign and Interpretation

By Umberto Eco

 

An Anecdoted Topography of Chance

By Daniel Spoerri

 

Hopscotch: A Novel

By Julio Cortázar

 

The Fourth Dimension: A Guided Tour of the Higher Universes

By Rudy Rucker

 
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