A Passion for Books: A Book Lover by Harold Rabinowitz, Rob Kaplan

By Harold Rabinowitz, Rob Kaplan

"When i've got a bit funds, i purchase books. And if any is left, i purchase nutrients and clothing." - Desiderius Erasmus those that percentage Erasmus

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Paul de Vence, France. Funeral service was held in the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York City and was attended by several thousand people. SOURCES Baldwin, James, “White Man’s Guilt,” in The Price of the Ticket: Collected NonFiction, 1948–1985. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1985. Campbell, James. Talking at the Gates: A Life of James Baldwin. New York: Viking, 1991. Leeming, David. James Baldwin: A Biography. New York: Knopf, 1994. Porter, Horace A. Stealing the Fire: The Art and Protest of James Baldwin.

He invited Carnegie to his impressive home for weekends. Andrew was especially impressed by Stokes’ library. It was the most extensive private library he had ever seen. He was especially impressed by the representation of a book carved on the mantlepiece which bore the following lines: He that cannot reason is a fool, He that will not is a bigot, He that dare not is a slave. (Wall, 124) Carnegie determined that some day he would be rich and have an equally impressive library. Eventually, he had two fine libraries, one at his home in New York City and another at his Skibo Castle estate in Scotland.

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