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Stoned again?
Hidden economy
Worst-cases
Tempelhof
Paper planes
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things 10
summer 1999
Editorial
Alan Powers
Undercover surrealism
The story of Pollock's Toy Museum
Jonathan Day
Life on the open road
Robert Frank's The Americans
Jonathan Bell
Fetishising format
The CD and the seven-inch single
Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Loving the unloved
A passion for collecting


other things
Laurel Blossom
Freeze-frame
The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition
10 April - 11 October 1999
Jonathan Key
Thorsons, London 
Stephen Escritt
Modern or modernist?
Modern Britain 1929-1939
20 January - 6 June 1999
Tuva Korsstrom
Cambridge University Press
Rosemary Hill
Mummy of an Egyptian cat
Museum number EA373348
Esther Leslie
Craft and power
Yale University Press
Andrew Biswell, Jonathan Key, David Morley, Peter Davidson
How to make a paper aeroplane
Flora Samuel
Beyond our Ken
Pavilion Books, London
Robert Graves
The devil's advice to storytellers
Poem
Douglas Coupland
The TWA 800 air disaster
Reginald Reynolds
Snack attack
Poem
Samantha Matthews
Dead letters
A ghostly autograph book
Louis de Bernieres
Cat-atonic
Extract from the short story Labels

Liz Boggis
Flash bulb
Anna Pavord: The Tulip
Bloomsbury, London
Viivi Luik
Words for words
Extract from the novel Ajaloo ilu (The beauty of history)
Translated from the Estonian by Hildi Hawkins
Charles Barclay
Wings of desire
Channel 4 Books, London
David Greenslade
Cardboard box
Poem
Laurel Blossom
Souvenirs of the Shackleton Exhibition
Hildi Hawkins
What we can know
Poem
Hugh Pearman
Revisiting Berlin's military airport
Philip Graham
Confessions of a collector
Extract from How to Read an Unwritten Language
Rosemary Hill
The henge at Holme-next-the-Sea, Norfolk
Eva Hills
Cock-a-do-dle-doo
The Zeppelin raid of 23 September 1916
Hildi Hawkins
Elliott Erwitt: Dogdogs
Phaidon Press, London
B. Rimanov, Military Personnel, Vitebsk
Chris van Scheltinga
Sceptre, London
Sophie Hannah
Mountains out of small hills
Poem
Jonathan Bell
Plane sailing?
Chris Burden: When Robots Rule: The Two-Minute Aeroplane Factory
Tate Gallery, London
18 March - 18 July 1999
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From the collections of Marilynne Gelfman Karp
Lisa Hirst
Peace on earth?
'From the Bomb to the Beatles'
25 March 1999 - 29 May 2000
Leena Krohn
The son of the chimera
Short story from Pereat mundus. Romaani, ernlainen 
(Pereat mundus. A novel, sort of)
Translated from the Finnish by Hildi Hawkins

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