Archive: October 21, 2007 - October 27, 2007

Lost and Rediscovered Books

In Mikhail Bulgakov's fantastical novel "The Master and Margarita," manuscripts may be enveloped in flames, but they don't burn. In real life, alas, they do burn -- and rot, gather dust in attics and get rejected by publishers. But there are also writings that are rediscovered and published decades, even...

By Christian Pelusi | October 25, 2007; 6:56 AM ET | Comments (3)

 

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