Monday, 15 November 2010

a history of reading

a review, which includes:
"As I say, when Manguel drops his mask, and gets down to the nitty-gritty, writing something that might interest an everyday reader, he is well worth the candle. "

read the whole review HERE

1 comment:

  1. I read the review in full and it's snide and ignorant. The author obviously has a huge chip on their shoulder and s/he tells us more about their anti-intellectual chip than about what is a generous, enthusiastic and fascinating book.