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Bacacay by Witold Gombrowicz, translated from the Polish by Bill Johnston

Witold Gombrowicz - Mocking and sometimes brutal modernism closer to dada and the Marx Brothers than to the elevated tones of Eliot or Pound

Witold Gombrowicz- Bacacay  A collection of writings that shares my humor.  If you haven't read anything by a Polish writer before, I recommend this one.

Witold Gombrowicz- Bacacay A collection of writings that shares my humor. If you haven't read anything by a Polish writer before, I recommend this one.

Palafox by Eric Chevillard, translated from the French by Wyatt Mason

Palafox by Eric Chevillard, translated from the French by Wyatt Mason

Wheel With a Single Spoke and Other Poems by Nichita Stănescu, translated from the Romanian by Sean Cotter

"I was on one side of the hour, / you, the other, / like the handles of an urn." Nichita Stănescu (translated by Sean Cotter), Sentimental Story from Wheel With a Single Spoke Archipelago Books)

Gate of the Sun by Elias Khoury

Elias Khoury, Gate of the Sun, (translated by Humphrey Davies)

Book of My Mother by Albert Cohen, translated from the French by Bella Cohen

Book of My Mother by Albert Cohen - Archipelago Books

Mafeking Road by Herman Charles Bosman

The pacing and perspective of Bosman’s tales.The closest comparison may be Robert Frost poems or Bob Dylan songs.

Mute Objects of Expression by Francis Ponge, translated from the French by Lee Fahnestock

Mute Objects of Expression by Francis Ponge, translated from the French by Lee Fahnestock

Poems  by Cyprian Norwid, translated from the Polish by Danuta Borchardt

Poems by Cyprian Norwid - Archipelago Books

White Masks by Elias Khoury, translated from the Arabic by Maia Tabet

White Masks by Elias Khoury, translated from the Arabic by Maia Tabet

[Birdsong] [by: Sebastian Faulks

[Birdsong] [by: Sebastian Faulks

The Basic Code of the Universe: The Science of the Invisible in Physics, Medicine, and Spirituality

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Basic Code of the Universe : The Science of the Invisible in Physics, Medicine, and Spirituality

Here it is all its glory!  A naked lady with an owl head, and floating breast balloons!  (2005)

Friday Fiction: Venusia

Venusia, Most WTF: books for women - collection of outdated and just weird books for women. Seriously, what's with the boob balloons?

Hyperion, or The Hermit in Greece by Friedrich Holderlin (translated by Ross Benjamin)

Three Generations by Yom Sang-seop, translated from the Korean by Yu Young-nan

Touted as one of Korea’s most important works of fiction, Three Generations (published in 1931 as a serial in Chosun Ilbo) charts the tensions in.

The Chukchi Bible by Yuri Rytkheu, translated from the Russian by Ilona Yazhbin Chavasse

The Chukchi Bible by Yuri Rytkheu, translated from the Russian by Ilona Yazhbin Chavasse