Format:
Book
Author:
Nissley, Tom, 1967-
Title:
A reader's book of days : true tales from the lives and works of writers for every day of the year / Tom Nissley ; with illustrations by Joanna Neborsky.
Edition:
First edition.
Publisher, Date:
New York : W. W. Norton & Company, [2013]
©2014.
Description:
xv, 448 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Summary:
Book connoisseur Tom Nissley has combed literary history to capture the stories that make writers' lives perennially fascinating: their epiphanies, embarrassments and achievements. Each handsome page in A Reader's Book of Days is devoted to a day of the year, featuring original accounts of events in the lives of great writers, and fictional events that took place within beloved books.
Subjects:
Literature -- History and criticism.
Books and reading.
Best books.
Authorship.
Other Author:
Neborsky, Joanna.
Notes:
Includes index.
LCCN:
2013031250
ISBN:
9780393239621 (hardcover)
0393239624 (hardcover)
Other Number:
829738445
System Availability:
1
Current Holds:
0
# Local items:
1
Control Number:
769876
Course Reserves:
0
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1
# System items in:
1