Ex Libris : Confessions of a Common Reader
by Anne Fadiman


Overview - This witty collection of essays recounts a lifelong love affair with books and language. For Fadiman, the books she loves have become chapters in her own life story, and revives the tradition of the well-crafted personal essay with anecdotes on Coleridge and Orwell as well as her own literary family. 25,000.

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Overview
This witty collection of essays recounts a lifelong love affair with books and language. For Fadiman, the books she loves have become chapters in her own life story, and revives the tradition of the well-crafted personal essay with anecdotes on Coleridge and Orwell as well as her own literary family. 25,000.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780374527228
  • ISBN-10: 0374527229
  • Publisher: Farrar Straus Giroux
  • Publish Date: November 2000
  • Page Count: 162
  • Dimensions: 7.62 x 5.04 x 0.46 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.31 pounds


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