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The secret of fame : the literary encounter in an age of distraction

Author: Gabriel Zaid; Natasha Wimmer
Publisher: Philadelphia : Paul Dry Books, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Paul Dry books edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Translations
Translations into English
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Zaid, Gabriel.
Secret of fame.
Philadelphia : Paul Dry Books, 2008
(OCoLC)680571716
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gabriel Zaid; Natasha Wimmer
ISBN: 9781589880382 1589880382 1543232108 9781543232103
OCLC Number: 154704980
Description: 182 pages ; 19 cm
Contents: Catching miracles --
Quotations and aphorisms --
Exotic quotations --
Misused quotations --
Accumulable quotations --
At the feet of the footnotes --
Quotable people --
The odds against reading --
Three concepts of complete works --
Foolishly complete works --
Classics and bestsellers --
Shelf theory --
The economics of the limelight --
The rise of the image --
The secret of fame --
What to do with the mediocrities? --
The glorification of the author --
From the microtext to the I.
Responsibility: by Gabriel Zaid ; translated by Natasha Wimmer.
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