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Title Magic & madness in the library : protagonists among the stacks / edited by Eric Graeber ; wood engravings by Frank C. Eckmair.

Imprint Delhi, NY : Birch Brook Press, c1999.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Linda Vista Branch Non-Fiction    808.83935 MAG    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 155 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents Introduction / Eric Graeber -- from Don Quixote / Miguel de Cervantes -- from The battle of the books / Jonathan Swift -- from Candide / Voltaire -- from The mutability of literature / Washington Irving -- from Twenty thousand leagues under the sea / Jules Verne -- from Looking backward / Edward Bellamy -- from The house of mirth / Edith Wharton -- from The library & the librarian / Edmund Lester Pearson -- from Crome yellow / Aldous Huxley -- from Jacob's room / Virginia Woolf -- from The library of Babel / Jorge Luis Borges -- from Something wicked this way comes / Ray Bradbury -- from The name of the Rose / Umberto Eco -- from The library policeman / Stephen King -- Hold for arrival / Donald Olson -- from The giant's house / Elizabeth McCracken -- from The library / George Crabbe.
Subject Libraries -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Fantasy fiction.
Added Author Graeber, Eric.
Added Title Magic and madness in the library
ISBN 0913559377 (cloth) : $60.00
0913559369 (paper) : $19.00

 
    
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