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The Resource A history of reading, by Alberto Manguel

A history of reading, by Alberto Manguel

Label
A history of reading
Title
A history of reading
Statement of responsibility
by Alberto Manguel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the stories of book thieves, book burners, censors, anarchists, women of eleventh century Japan who had to invent their own reading material, and African American slaves who were forbidden to read under penalty of death
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1997.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1996.
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155446
Cataloging source
DLC
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Manguel, Alberto
Dewey number
028.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Reading
Target audience
adult
Label
A history of reading, by Alberto Manguel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
abn96268254
Extent
372 p.
Isbn
9780006546818
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
A history of reading, by Alberto Manguel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
abn96268254
Extent
372 p.
Isbn
9780006546818
Other physical details
ill., ports.

Library Locations

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