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Why would Hamlet fear suicide if he knew of life after death?

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How and why were pronoun genders changed in "Winter's King"?

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Why does Morpheus look like Neil Gaiman?

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Is Vilgefortz more than human?

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Is this a plot hole in "Gone girl"?

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In Les Miserables, why can Javert be the judge of Fantine and why does Monsieur Madeleine have the power to stop him?

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What’s up with Slothrop the paedophile?

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What are the 'holy' and 'broken' Hallelujahs?

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What prompted Knut Hamsun to write his eulogy for Hitler?

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How did Pilate order Judas' death in Master and Margarita?

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Use of the word 'aesthetic(s)' in this passage from Dostoyevsky's Crime and Punishment

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Who's this African soldier? What does Conrad mean?

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Who collected Dandilion's songs in written books?

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How relevant is the Atreides' link to Agamemnon in 'Dune'?

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In Swimming in the Dark, why does Beniek go through the preparations for First Communion?

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What real word is "havekar" alluding to?

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Should this word in Hard to Be a God be translated as "arbalest" or "crossbow"?

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Does D'Hubert rape the maid at the beginning of Joseph Conrad's 'The Duel'?

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Given Anton's attitudes expressed to Budakh, why did Earth start Progressors?

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Why is desire "a commodity [Lucifer is] short on"?

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Understanding the use of the word "Negress" in the Kilmartin and Cox translation of Solaris

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“Optimists and pessimists differ only on the date of the end of the world.”

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Why do the Watches bother with anything if the whole system is designed to be balanced?

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Where did the Fables get all those weapons in the first place?

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When in "The Dresden Files" does "Little Things" chronologically take place?

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Why does literature not have a governing body for content ratings?

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Nine Princes in Amber: Questionable Lighthouse Stay

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What, exactly, is the "Perfect Beast"?

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In "The Sandman", what are nightmares for?