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Living upstairs; reading for profit and pleasure

Author: Francis Meehan
Publisher: New York : E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1942.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author uses the idea of decorating and furnishing an upper room in one's house as an allegory for developing reading habits for profit and recreation.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Meehan, Francis, 1881-
Living upstairs.
New York, E.P. Dutton & co., inc., 1942
(OCoLC)577027180
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Francis Meehan
OCLC Number: 1024556
Notes: "First edition."
Description: 256 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The upper room --
A new life --
The chair by the window --
The flat-topped desk --
With curtains drawn --
Pictures in the fireplace --
The family portraits --
Those friendly pipes --
We entertain a lady --
A man of the world drps in --
The best people --
Music in the night --
Books at bedtime --
Shifting the furniture --
Getting rid of the junk --
The house is yours!
Responsibility: by Francis Meehan.

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The author uses the idea of decorating and furnishing an upper room in one's house as an allegory for developing reading habits for profit and recreation.

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