Confessions of a Literary Archaeologist

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New Directions Publishing, 1990 - Antiques & Collectibles - 190 pages
The adventurous tale of Carlton Lake's lifelong treasure hunt in building the collection of research materials on modern French literature and the arts at the Humanities Research Center of the University of Texas at Austin.
 

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Confessions of a literary archaeologist

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This book is dedicated to the "like-minded reader,'' and its descriptions do make a sympathetic heart beat a little faster. Lake is a rabid bibliophile (and curator at the Ransom Humanities Research ... Read full review

Contents

Chapter 2
24
Chapter 3
35
Chapter 4
54
Chapter 5
68
Chapter 6
82
Chapter 7
93
Chapter 8
104
Chapter 9
119
Chapter 10
137
Chapter 11
150
PHOTOGRAPHS FOLLOWING PAGE
164
AFTERWORD
181
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