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Book is a set of written, printed, illustrated, or blank sheets, made of ink, paper, parchment, or other materials, fastened together to hinge at one side. A single sheet within a book is a leaf, and each side of a leaf is a page. A set of text-filled or illustrated pages produced in electronic format is known as an electronic book, or e-book.
Books may also refer to works of literature, or a main division of such a work. In library and information science, a book is called a monograph, to distinguish it from serial periodicals such as magazines, journals or newspapers. The body of all written works including books is literature. In novels and sometimes other types of books (for example, biographies). — Wikipedia
Rare Virginia Woolf Materials Sold to New York...
by Jennifer Schuessler on November 20, 2019 at 5:02 am
The newly acquired items include rarities like eight letters written by Woolf’s husband and sister shortly after she disappeared and committed suicide.
Songs of Survival and Rebellion
by Touré on November 19, 2019 at 10:29 pm
Their music spans genres and generations, but six iconic performers strike a similar chord in their new memoirs. The dominant note? Honesty.
‘The Hidden History of Burma’ Traces the...
by Jennifer Szalai on November 19, 2019 at 9:34 pm
Thant Myint-U’s new book offers a deeper understanding of the country’s history and of the trajectory of its de facto political leader, Aung San Suu Kyi.
When You Can’t Afford a Jane Austen Original
by Kathryn Sutherland on November 19, 2019 at 9:14 pm
A new coffee table book revisits the publishing histories of novels like Pride & Prejudice, Emma and Sense & Sensibility.
If You Love ‘The Crown,’ You’ll Love These...
by Elisabeth Egan and Tina Jordan on November 19, 2019 at 9:02 pm
Season 3 has finally arrived. Brush up on the House of Windsor with these titles.