"In One for the Books, Queenan tries to come to terms with his own eccentric reading style—how many more books will he have time to read in his lifetime? ...Why does he refuse to lend out books? ... Why does he habitually read thirty to forty books simultaneously?,,,—and what do they read? Acerbically funny yet passionate and oddly affectionate, One for the Books is a reading experience that true book lovers will find unforgettable." Enjoyed.
Green Mansions. W.H. Hudson. Book cover designed by E. McKnight Kauffer. Modern Library, 1954. One of the most important journeys I ever took was when I opened the cover of this book as a teen - I've never forgotten it.
“It looks too new and pristine ever to have been read by anyone else, but it has been: it keeps falling open at the most delightful places as the ghost of its former owner points me to things I've never read before.” 1970