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Pleasures of literature

by Robert Aris Willmott

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Published by G.P. Putnam"s sons in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature,
  • Books and reading

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Robert Aris Willmott; with an introduction by Cranstoun Metcalfe.
    ContributionsMetcalfe, Cranstoun.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN511 .W62 1907
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxv, 243 p.
    Number of Pages243
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6996522M
    LC Control Number08013715
    OCLC/WorldCa3953507

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Shaylor, Joseph, Pleasures of literature and the solace of books. New York, The Literary Collector Company,   Donald Keene, Shincho Professor of Japanese Literature at Columbia University, has written, edited, or translated more than thirty books, many of them published by Columbia University Press. He has received numerous honors in both the United States and Japan, and was recently elected to the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters.

    Pleasures of Gaelic Literature and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Additional Physical Format: Online version: Pleasures of literature and the solace of books. London: Wells, Gardner, Darton & Co., (OCoLC)

    How could it? Books are of the people, by the people, for the people. Literature is the immortal part of history; it is the best and most enduring part of personality. But book-friends have this advantage over living friends; you can enjoy the most truly aristocratic society in the world whenever you want it. : The Pleasures of Children's Literature, 3rd Edition () by Nodelman, Perry; Reimer, Mavis and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at /5().


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