The Reading of Books

The Reading of Books

Book - 2001
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Focuses on the relationship between author and reader, describing reading as the art of extracting essences from books for our own, not the author's benefit. This book defines bookmanship as the art of adjusting literature to life. It describes reading as a courtship ending in a collaboration.
Publisher: Champaigne : University of Illinois Press, 2001
Edition: 1st Illinois pbk. ed
ISBN: 9780252070419
Branch Call Number: 418.4 J134r 2001
Characteristics: 292 p. ; 23 cm


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