The Resource The gifts of reading, Robert Macfarlane

The gifts of reading, Robert Macfarlane

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The gifts of reading
Title
The gifts of reading
Statement of responsibility
Robert Macfarlane
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
An overwhelmingly beautiful essay for anyone who has ever loved a book ... Every book is a kind of gift to its reader, and the act of giving books is charged with a special emotional resonance. It is a meeting of three minds (the giver, the author, the recipient), an exchange of intellectual and psychological currency, that leaves both participants the richer. Here Robert Macfarlane recounts the story of a book he was given as a young man, and how he managed eventually to return the favour, though never repay the debt. From one of the most lyrical writers of our time comes a perfectly formed gem, a lyrical celebration of the power and preciousness of the given book
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Literary form
non fiction
The gifts of reading, Robert Macfarlane
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Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
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Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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Dimensions
15 cm
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Extent
34 pages
Isbn
9780241978313
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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