Weekend Bites: Kubrick’s Napoleon, Book Reviews as Christmas Catalogs, Poe’s Letters Fetch Mad Cash, The Sport of Kinks, and More

The story behind Stanley Kubrick’s never made epic, Napoleon is now in $700 dollar book form thanks to Taschen.


  • Tough economic times? A letter from George Washington goes for over three million,  and one of Edgar Allan Poe’s manuscripts goes for $830, 500.

The “look” of literature.

Fiction up at…

Sunday morning jams.

  • WFMU digs around for old clips of I’ve Got a Secret, and find garage rock goodness.