Book Love: A Celebration of Writers, Readers & the Printed and Bound Book

Book Love: A Celebration of Writers, Readers & the Printed and Bound Book

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Book Love: A Celebration of Writers, Readers & the Printed and Bound Book by James Charlton

More than 600 quotations from centuries of observations on writing, reading and books.
Published for those who agree with Jason Epstein that “actual books will continue to be irreplaceable depositories of our collective wisdom.”
Contributors include Eudora Welty, Patti Smith, Henry Miller, John Updike, Cicero, Groucho Marx, George Orwell, Marcel Proust, William Faulkner, E.L. Doctorow, Woody Allen, C.S. Lewis, Saul Bellow, Dorothy Parker, and hundreds more.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781888889833
Publisher: Pushcart Press, The
Publication date: 02/21/2017
Pages: 130
Sales rank: 1,201,829
Product dimensions: 5.60(w) x 6.60(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

James Charlton is the editor of The Writer's Quotation Book, The Writer's Home Companion, and other titles. He lives in New York.

Bill Henderson is the founder and editor of the Pushcart Prize. He received the 2006 National Book Critic Circle’s Lifetime Achievement Award and the Poets & Writers / Barnes & Noble Writers for Writers Award. He is also the author of several memoirs, including All My Dogs: A Life. The founder of the Lead Pencil Club, Henderson lives on Long Island and In Maine where he runs the Pushcart bookstore – “the world’s smallest bookstore.”

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