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Grumbach, Doris
March 1974
New Republic;3/30/74, Vol. 170 Issue 13, p31
Focuses on the reading habits of the Americans on vacation and presents information on two writers. Interest of the travelers in books; Dominance of the powers of printed words and ideas; Contribution of the authors to American writers; Reference to a lawyer from the Middle West, who was reading "August, 1914," who felt that he could make very little of it; Demand of privacies for reading; Discussion of Louis Auchincloss' recent fiction about lawyers, "The Partners"; Report that poet, novelist and critic, Michele Murray died on March 14; Information on the works of critic, scholar and teacher, Charles Thomas Samuels.


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