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An edition of How to Read a Book (1963)

How to Read a Book

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This edition published in by Simon and Shuster in New York.

Written in English

398 pages

The original, 1940 classic handbook on learning to read for understanding and enlightenment, and not merely for information. Contains an analysis of how schools have failed to teach reading and its detrimental effect on democracy. Contains the list of The Great Books. No other book guides those who earnestly want to learn how to read.

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How to Read a Book

First published in 1963



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The original, 1940 classic handbook on learning to read for understanding and enlightenment, and not merely for information. Contains an analysis of how schools have failed to teach reading and its detrimental effect on democracy. Contains the list of The Great Books. No other book guides those who earnestly want to learn how to read.

How to Read a Book

This edition published in by Simon and Shuster in New York.


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OL27928023M
Internet Archive
howtoreadbook0000unse
OCLC/WorldCat
870851909

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