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Andy Warhol: A Eva Figes: B Arne Herløv Petersen: C Arnold Skemer: D
Matt Beaumont: E Hans Alfredson: F John Berger: G Philippe Sollers: H
Rolf Parland: I Béatrice Machet: J Mario Puzo: K (Swedish translation of ''The Fourth K'') Erlend Loe: L
John Cage: M
Books you were going to write with letters for titles.
Have you read his F?
Oh yes, but I prefer Q.
Yes, but W is wonderful.
O yes, W.

James Joyce: Ulysses 3; 139-140
Ernesto Ferrero: N
Per Olov Kaldestad: O Andrew Lewis Conn: P
Bosse Gustavson: Q Kenne Fant: R
Slavenka Drakulic: S Sarah Kirst: T Bosse Gustavson: U Thomas Pynchon: V
Georges Perec: W John Cage: X Sten Drewsen: ''Y'' Vassilij Vassilikos: Z
Kjetil Siem: Æ Aldous Huxley: Ø (Danish translation of ''Island'') Sven Barthel: Ö Knut Nærum: Å

After having read the Joycean quote, I decided to try gathering a complete alphabet of books that only had one letter for titles. After three years of intense collecting, the whole alphabet was on display in my shop, however lacking the two Scandinavian letters Æ and Å. Believing that those two book titles simply didn't exist, I left the collection as it was, and it took a further three years before my friend, Odd Noreger, from Stavanger Antikvariat (aka The Odd Bookshop), triumphantly arrived with the two titles. We celebrated the completion of the alphabet with a bottle of Norwegian Linieakvavit. Later, my other true friend, Georg Oldskov, has written a short story about the alphabet collection and another, not less fascinating collection of secondary alphabet literature. The short story is included in Oldskov's anthology, Sjælens fissehår (The Pussy Hair of the Soul), published by The Booktrader.

AAndy Warhol: A. New York, Grove Press, 1968
BEva Figes: B. London, Faber and Faber, 1972
CArne Herløv Petersen: C. Copenhagen, Biilmann & Eriksen, 1966
DArnold Skemer: D. New York, Phrygian Press, 1995
EMatt Beaumont: e. New York, Penguin Putnam, 2000
FHasse Alfredson: F. Stockholm, Bonniers, 1968
GJohn Berger: G. London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1973
HGrete Klepper: H. Oslo, Det norske Samlaget, 1999
IRolf Parland: I. Stockholm, LTs Förlag, 1973
JBéatrice Machet: J... Coaraze, L'Amourier, 1999
KMario Puzo: K. Stockholm, Norstedts, 1981
(Swedish translation of The Fourth K)
LErland Loe: L. Oslo, J.W. Cappelens Forlag, 1999
MJohn Cage: M. London, Calder & Boyars, 1973
NErnesto Ferrero: N. Torino, Einaudi, 2000
OPer Olov Kaldestad: O. Oslo, Det norske samlaget, 1981
PAndrew Lewis Conn: P. Brooklyn, Soft Skull Press, 2003
QBosse Gustafson: Q. Stockholm, P.A. Norstedt, 1979
RKenne Fant: R. Stockholm, P.A. Norstedt, 1988
SSlavenka Drakulic: S. New York, Viking, 1999
TSarah Kirsch: T. London and Saxmundham, Reality Street Editions, 1995
UBosse Gustafson: U. Stockholm, P.A. Norstedt & Söners Förlag, 1973
VThomas Pynchon: V. Philadelphia and New York, J.B. Lippincott Company, 1963
WGeorges Perec: W. Paris, Editions Denoël, 1975
XJohn Cage: X. London and New York, Marion Boynars, 1987
YSten Drewsen: "Y". Copenhagen, Steen Hasselbalch, 1921
ZVassilis Vassilikos: Z. Copenhagen, Gyldendal, 1968
ÆKjetil Siem: Æ. Oslo, Familievennens Forlag, 1998
ØAldous Huxley: Ø. Copenhagen, Gyldendal, 1968
(Danish translation of Island)
ÖSven Barthel: Ö. Stockholm, Albert Bonniers Förlag, 1935
ÅKnut Nærum: Å. Oslo, Cappelen, 2000