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How to read a book; the art of getting a liberal education,

Author: Mortimer Jerome Adler
Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster [©1940]
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Adler, Mortimer Jerome, 1902-2001.
How to read a book.
New York, Simon and Schuster [©1940]
(OCoLC)647485464
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mortimer Jerome Adler
OCLC Number: 325992
Notes: "Second printing."
Description: ix pages, 2 leaves, 3-398 pages, 1 leaf 21 cm
Contents: The activity of reading. To the average reader --
The reading of "reading" --
Reading is learning --
Teachers, dead or alive --
"The defeat of the schools" --
On self-help --
The rules. From many rules to one habit --
Catching on from the title --
Seeing the skeleton --
Coming to terms --
What's the proposition and why --
The etiquette of talking back --
The things the reader can say --
And still more rules --
The rest of the reader's life. The other half --
The great books --
Free minds and free men --
A list of the great books.
Responsibility: by Mortimer J. Adler.

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