The Cabinet

The Original Manuscripts of Two of the World's Most Famous Poems
July 25, 2014

A fascinating little note may change what you thought you knew about Coleridge. 

The Article That Told the World About the Holocaust
Varian Fry's landmark report, "The Massacre of the Jews"
July 22, 2014

Varian Fry's landmark report, "The Massacre of the Jews."

Virginia Woolf's Belated Obituary for Jane Austen
What would Austen have written about if she'd lived a longer life?
July 18, 2014

What would Austen have written about if she'd lived a longer life?

63 Years Ago, We Knew That 'The Catcher in the Rye' Was Insufferable and Overrated
July 16, 2014

You called it, too. Salinger's novel isn't as great as people claim.

Edith Wharton's Steamy, Sexy, Hot-Weather Novella
This novel was the '50 Shades of Gray' of 1916.
July 14, 2014

This novel was the '50 Shades of Gray' of 1916.