- The Alexandria Quartet box, by Lawrence Durrell
- Two antique books dated 1909: The Merrie Tales of Jacques Tournebroche and Mother of Pearl, by Anatole France. Purchased for $1 each at a used book store.
- Various old cloth-bound books: Dostoevsky, Milton, James Joyce, among others.
- Nothing on this shelf because one of the cats likes to sit here.
- The Art of Dressmaking, 1927