The common reader

consisting of a variety of pieces, original and selected : intended for the use of schools, and particularly calculated for the improvement of scholars of the first & second classes in the art of reading
  • 204 Pages
  • 2.60 MB
  • English

Denio and Phelps , Greenfield, Mass
Statementby T. Strong, A.M
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 45812
The Physical Object
Pagination204 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15078565M
LC Control Number87739667

(Virginia Woolf / "The common reader," First Series, page ) In other words, VW is the first writer EVER who not only commanded the writer to make the reader the focus of his or her attention, but rather the READER'S BRAIN.

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Title: The Common Reader () Second Series Author: Virginia Woolf * A Project Gutenberg of Australia eBook * eBook No.: Edition: 1 Language: English Character set encoding: HTML (Latin-1(ISO) bit) Date first posted: September Date most recently updated: September This eBook was produced by: Don Lainson.

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