A History of Reading

A History of Reading

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At one magical instant in your early childhood, the page of a book-that string of confused, alien ciphers-shivered into meaning. Words spoke to you, gave up their secrets; at that moment, whole universes opened. You became, irrevocably, a reader. Noted essayist Alberto Manguel moves from this essential moment to explore the 6000-year-old conversation between words and that magician without whom the book would be a lifeless object: the reader. Manguel lingers over… (more)

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Book Details  

Publisher: Penguin (October 01, 1997)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 384 pages

File size: 13 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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