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The Resource The pleasure of reading : 43 writers on the discovery of reading and the books that Inspired them, edited by Antonia Fraser

The pleasure of reading : 43 writers on the discovery of reading and the books that Inspired them, edited by Antonia Fraser

Label
The pleasure of reading : 43 writers on the discovery of reading and the books that Inspired them
Title
The pleasure of reading
Title remainder
43 writers on the discovery of reading and the books that Inspired them
Statement of responsibility
edited by Antonia Fraser
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collects pieces by forty-three writers on their interest in books, reading habits, and personal favorite books
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
028.9
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z1003
LC item number
.P58 2015
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1932-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fraser, Antonia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • W.H. Smith & Son
  • W.H. Smith & Son
  • Books and reading
  • Authors
  • Best books
  • Literature
  • Best books
  • Authors
  • Books and reading
  • Literature
Label
The pleasure of reading : 43 writers on the discovery of reading and the books that Inspired them, edited by Antonia Fraser
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from cover
  • "First published in Great Britain 1992 in commemoration of bicentenary of W.H. Smith"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • John Mortimer --
  • John Fowles --
  • Jan Morris --
  • Philip Ziegler --
  • J. G. Ballard --
  • Ruth Rendell --
  • Edna O'Brien --
  • John Carey --
  • Jane Gardam --
  • Ronald Harwood --
  • [Essays]
  • A. S. Byatt --
  • Simon Gray --
  • Roger McGough --
  • Emma Tennant --
  • Tom Stoppard --
  • Margaret Atwood --
  • Germaine Greer --
  • Melvyn Bragg --
  • Gita Mehta --
  • Buchi Emecheta --
  • Stephen Spender --
  • Sally Beauman --
  • Wendy Cope --
  • Sue Townsend --
  • Hermione Lee --
  • Timberlake Wertenbaker --
  • Alan Hollinghurst --
  • Carol Ann Duffy --
  • Paul Sayer --
  • Candia McWilliam --
  • Rana Kabbani --
  • Michael Foot --
  • Jeanette Winterson --
  • Kamila Shamsie --
  • Rory Stewart --
  • Katie Waldegrave --
  • Emily Berry --
  • Tom Wells
  • Patrick Leigh Fermor --
  • Doris Lessing --
  • Brian Moore --
  • Robert Burchfield --
  • Judith Kerr --
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xxii, 329 pages
Isbn
9781632862280
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 2692506
  • (OCoLC)898419108
  • (OCoLC)ocn898419108
  • 2388492
  • 2692506
Label
The pleasure of reading : 43 writers on the discovery of reading and the books that Inspired them, edited by Antonia Fraser
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from cover
  • "First published in Great Britain 1992 in commemoration of bicentenary of W.H. Smith"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • John Mortimer --
  • John Fowles --
  • Jan Morris --
  • Philip Ziegler --
  • J. G. Ballard --
  • Ruth Rendell --
  • Edna O'Brien --
  • John Carey --
  • Jane Gardam --
  • Ronald Harwood --
  • [Essays]
  • A. S. Byatt --
  • Simon Gray --
  • Roger McGough --
  • Emma Tennant --
  • Tom Stoppard --
  • Margaret Atwood --
  • Germaine Greer --
  • Melvyn Bragg --
  • Gita Mehta --
  • Buchi Emecheta --
  • Stephen Spender --
  • Sally Beauman --
  • Wendy Cope --
  • Sue Townsend --
  • Hermione Lee --
  • Timberlake Wertenbaker --
  • Alan Hollinghurst --
  • Carol Ann Duffy --
  • Paul Sayer --
  • Candia McWilliam --
  • Rana Kabbani --
  • Michael Foot --
  • Jeanette Winterson --
  • Kamila Shamsie --
  • Rory Stewart --
  • Katie Waldegrave --
  • Emily Berry --
  • Tom Wells
  • Patrick Leigh Fermor --
  • Doris Lessing --
  • Brian Moore --
  • Robert Burchfield --
  • Judith Kerr --
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xxii, 329 pages
Isbn
9781632862280
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 2692506
  • (OCoLC)898419108
  • (OCoLC)ocn898419108
  • 2388492
  • 2692506

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