Reading and the Art of Librarianship: Selected Essays of John B. Nicholson, Jr., 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Reading and the Art of Librarianship

Selected Essays of John B. Nicholson, Jr., 1st Edition

By John B. Nicholson

Edited by Paul Z. DuBois, Dean H. Keller


298 pages

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Hardback: 9780367408084
pub: 2019-12-20
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This book, first published in 1986, contains a collection of remarkable essays analysing such topics as the nature of reading, the power of books, literary creation, libraries and technology, and the freedom to read.

Table of Contents

1. The Nature of Reading: Joys, Pleasures, and Fears 2. Literary Creation and Types of Literature 3. Eleven Authors 4. Book Collecting 5. Libraries, Librarianship, and the Freedom to Read

About the Series

Routledge Library Editions: Library and Information Science

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Library & Information Science / General