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A Passion for Books free pdf Leading writers and critics, inlcuding Margaret Drabble, Alan Sillitoe and Ferdinand Mount, share their passion for books and the joys of reading in an inspiring collection of essays and writings. A Passion for Books is both a celebration of the value and importance of reading and a spirited defence against the many gloomy voices in our so-called electronic age who say the book will soon be obsolete. This book, itself a joy to read, is written for anyone who cares at all about the past and future of books and reading.

About Dale Salwak

DALE SALWAK is Professor of English at Southern California's Citrus College. He was educated at Purdue University. In 1985 he was awarded a National Endowment for the Humanities grant. In 1987 Purdue University awarded him its Distinguished Alumni Award. His publications include The Literary Biography: Problems and Solutions (1996), and studies of Kingsley Amis, John Braine, A.J. Cronin. Philip Larking, Barbara Pym, Carl Sandburg, Anne Tyler, and John Wain. He is now completing a literary study of the English Bible.

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Author : Dale Salwak
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Data Published : 23 April 1999
ISBN : 0333714482
EAN : 9780333714485
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 232 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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