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" What do we, as a nation, care about books ? How much do you think we spend altogether on our libraries, public or private, as compared with what we spend on our horses ? If a man spends lavishly on his library, you call him mad — a bibliomaniac. "
Lives of the Founders of the British Museum: With Notices of Its Chief ... - 718. oldal
szerző: Edward Edwards - 1870 - 780 oldal
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Book-lovers, Bibliomaniacs and Book Clubs

Henry Howard Harper - 1904 - 96 oldal
...good books for a library, for fear of being called bibliomaniacs. In Sesame and Lilies Ruskin says : " If a man spends lavishly on his library, you call him mad — a bibliomaniac. But you never call one a horse-maniac, though men ruin themselves every day by their horses, and you do not hear of people...

Masterpieces of the World's Best Literature, 7. kötet

Jeannette Leonard Gilder - 1910
...AND BOOK-BUYERS (From " Sesame and Lilies, or King's Treasuries ") I SAY we have despised literature: what do we, as a nation, care about books? How much...call him mad, — a bibliomaniac. But you never call one a horse-maniac, though men ruin themselves every day by their horses, and you do not hear of people...

The Works of John Ruskin, 18. kötet

John Ruskin - 1905
...will prove their truth to you, clause by clause. 32. (I.) I say first we have despised literature. What do we, as a nation, care about books ? How much...spends lavishly on his library, you call him mad— a 1 [See Luke x. 35.] bibliomaniac. But you never call any one a horsemaniac,1 though men ruin themselves...

The Works of John Ruskin, 18. kötet

John Ruskin - 1905
...will prove their truth to you, clause by clause. 82. (I.) I say first we have despised literature. What do we, as a nation, care about books ? How much...spends lavishly on his library, you call him mad — a 1 [See Luke x. 35.] bibliomaniac. But you never call any one a horsemaniac,1 though men ruin themselves...

The Works of John Ruskin, 18. kötet

John Ruskin - 1905
...will prove their truth to you, clause by clause. 32. (I.) I say first we have despised literature. What do we, as a nation, care about books ? How much...spends lavishly on his library, you call him mad — a 1 [See Luke x. 35.] 1 [See 1 Kings xii. 11, 14.1 bibliomaniac. But you never call any one a horsemaniac,1...

Sesame and Lilies

John Ruskin - 1906 - 160 oldal
...I will prove their truth to you, clause by clause. 32. I. I say first we have despised literature. What do we, as a nation, care about books? How much...or private, as compared with what we spend on our ho"rscs? If a man spends lavishly on his library, you call him mad — a bibliomaniac. But you never...

Essays, English and American: With Introductions, Notes and Illustrations

1910 - 485 oldal
...will prove their truth to you, clause by clause. 32. I. — I say first we have despised literature. What do we, as a nation, care about books? How much...horsemaniac, though men ruin themselves every day by their horses, and you do not hear of people ruining themselves by their books. Or, to go lower still, how...

Essays, English and American: With Introductions and Notes

1910 - 485 oldal
...will prove their truth to you, clause by clause. 32. I. — I say first we have despised literature. What do we, as a nation, care about books? How much...bibliomaniac. But you never call any one a horse-maniac, iKougfiT men ruin themselves every day by their horses, and you do not hear of people ruining themselves...

Essays, English and American: With Introductions, Notes and Illustrations

1910 - 485 oldal
...will prove their truth to you, clause by clause. 32. I.—I say first we have despised literature. What do we, as a nation, care about books? How much...a man spends lavishly on his library you call him mad—a bibliomaniac. But you never call any one a horse-maniac, though men ruin themselves every day...

Sesame and Lilies, and The King of the Golden River

John Ruskin - 1914 - 230 oldal
...I will prove their truth to you, clause by clause. 32. I. I say first we have despised literature. What do we, as a nation, care about books ? How much...private, as compared with what we spend on our horses t If a man spends lavishly on his library, you call him mad — a bibliomaniac.0 But you never call...




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