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Title
Why we should read-- / by S.P.B. Mais.
Name/Creator
Mais, S. P. B. (Stuart Petre Brodie), 1885-1975, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:2633257 
Location
Networked Resource

Widener
Place of Origin
New York
Publisher
Dodd, Mead and Co.
Language
English
Description
311 p. ; 20 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Books and reading ;  English literature -- History and criticism ;  Russian literature -- History and criticism

Category
Published materials

English

Art of reading

20 century

Note
pt. I. Some English classics: Tom Jones ; Wuthering Heights ; Charles Lamb ; James Boswell ; William Hazlitt ; Samuel Pepys ; Walter Savage Landor ; John Donne ; Such a book as The beggar's opera -- pt. II. Some contemporaries: George Santayana ; The poems of Francis Brett-Young ; The poems of Iris Tree ; The poems of Aldous Huxley ; The poems of Robert Graves ; J.D. Beresford ; Night and day ; E.C. Booth ; Ford Madox Hueffer ; The ballad of the white horse ; E.M. Forster ; Sheila Kaye-Smith -- pt. III. Books on the English language: A history of modern colloquial English ; The romance of words ; The romance of names ; The English language -- pt. IV. Certain foreigners: Montaigne ; Nekrassov ; Pushkin ; Lèrmontov ; Gogol ; Turgenev ; Goncharov ; Dostoievsky ; Tolstoy ; Tchekov.