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Comfort found in good old books

Author: George Hamlin Fitch; John Henry Nash; Tomoyé Press,
Publisher: San Francisco : Paul Elder and Co., [©1911]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Promotes reading good books.
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Genre/Form: Printed books
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Fitch, George Hamlin, 1852-1925.
Comfort found in good old books.
San Francisco : Paul Elder and Co., [©1911]
(OCoLC)614511152
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: George Hamlin Fitch; John Henry Nash; Tomoyé Press,
ISBN: 0836918053 9780836918052
OCLC Number: 1347327
Notes: "Appeared originally in the Sunday book-page of the San Francisco chronicle."
"Published by Paul Elder and Company and printed for them by their Tomoyé Press in the City of San Francisco under the direction of John Henry Nash in the month of June and the year nineteen hundred & eleven"--Colophon.
Description: xxi, 171 pages, [31] pages of plates : illustrations ; 18 cm
Contents: Comfort found in good old books --
The greatest book in the world --
Shakespeare stands next to the Bible --
How to read the ancient classics --
The Arabian nights and other classics --
The confessions of St. Augustine --
Don Quixote, on of the world's greatest books --
The imitation of Christ --
The Rubʹaiyʹat of Omar Khayyʹam --
The Divine comedy by Dante --
How to get the best out of books --
Milton's Paradise lost and other poems --
Pilgrim's progress, the finest of all allegories --
Old Dr. Johnson and his Boswell --
Robinson Crusoe and Gulliver's's travels.
Responsibility: by George Hamlin Fitch ; illustrated.

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