A passion for books

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World Pub. Co., 1958 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 249 pages
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User Review  - dono421846 - LibraryThing

Some of the contributions to this collection are, at least to the modern reader, likely to strike as quaint period pieces. More enduring are Powell's exhortations to ground librarianship in the book ... Read full review

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Lawrence Clark Powell is a man of books. He devoted his entire life to the study, aquisition and true love of the written word. I first learned of Powell in his beautiful essay in Ansel Adams book ... Read full review

Contents

PREFACE
11
THE MAGNETIC FIELD
22
THE POWER TO EVOKE
40
Copyright

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