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THE PLEASURE OF READING

By: Fraser, Antonia (Edited by)

Price: $20.90

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010783

ISBN: 0747508135

Condition: Very Good +


252pp., plus Index. Colour-art illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Plain black cloth boards undamaged. Leaves clean and crisp. Montage, art-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket minimally edge-creased only. "To celebrate the bi-centenary of W.H. Smith, Antonia Fraser, herself an addict of the written word, has brought together forty leading writers to reveal their own literary loves . . . Accompanying each of the pieces, which are by turns moving, funny and exhilarating, are specially-commissioned illustrations by forty illustrators." Book weig... View more info