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text For the love of books : stories of literary lives, banned books, author feuds, extraordinary characters, and more

Summary
"A light-hearted book about books and the people who write them for all lovers of literature. Do you know: Which famous author died of caffeine poisoning? Why Alice's Adventures in Wonderland was banned in China? Who was the first British writer t... Read more
Contents
The coming of the book -- Novel approaches -- Ban the book -- Writers' feuds -- Writers at work -- Making crime pay -- Prison sentences -- Family connections -- Under the influence -- Dear diary -- Grim reapings -- Other people's lives -- The spyi... Read more
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239 pages ; 22 cm
Publisher
Skyhorse Publishing 2019

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