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On Reading

(1971)
A non fiction book by

 
 
This is a classic account of the reader (as opposed to the writer), of the place of reading in our lives and of its modest mysteries. The book attempts to portray the artist as a young reader and explores the ethics of reading.



Used availability for Marcel Proust's On Reading

Hardback Editions

October 1972 : UK Hardback
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Title: On Reading
Author(s): Marcel Proust
ISBN: 0-285-64708-3 / 978-0-285-64708-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Souvenir Press Ltd
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January 1971 : USA Hardback
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Title: On Reading
Author(s): Jean and Burforf,William Marcel; translated and edited by Autret Proust
ISBN: 0-02-599240-6 / 978-0-02-599240-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: The Macmillan Co.
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Paperback Editions

July 2011 : UK Paperback
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Title: On Reading
Author(s): Marcel Proust (author), John Ruskin (author), Eric Karpeles (foreword writer), Damion Searls (editor and translator)
ISBN: 1-84391-616-9 / 978-1-84391-616-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hesperus Press Ltd
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November 1994 : UK Mass Market Paperback
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Title: On Reading (Syrens S.)
Author(s): John Sturrock, Marcel Proust
ISBN: 0-14-038903-2 / 978-0-14-038903-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Classics
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Kindle Editions

August 2011 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: On Reading (On Series)
Author(s): Marcel Proust, John Ruskin, Eric Karpeles, Damion Searls
Publisher: Hesperus Press
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