How to read a book: the art of getting a liberal education

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Simon and Schuster, 1960 - Books and reading - 400 pages
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User Review  - KirkLowery - LibraryThing

I first read this book in the late 1970s. I count it among the Top Ten Most Influential Books of my reading life. Perhaps the most valuable lesson I learned was when to *stop* reading a book because ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ben Pace - Goodreads

This book is an enjoyable artefact of its time, and also contains a lovely discussion of books. I also learnt how to truly engage a book, although that method can be read in under two minutes here ... Read full review

Contents

To the Average Reader
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st The Reading of Reading
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Reading Is Learning
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