Thursday, October 15, 2009

Favorite Quotes & Poems About Books & Reading




Oh, for a nook and a story-book,
    With tales both new and old;
  For a jolly good book whereon to look
    Is better to me than gold.
~OLD ENGLISH SONG~


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Happy Chimney Corner Days-Robert L. Stevenson
Here's An Adventure-Author Unknown
When Mother Reads Aloud-Unknown
The Children's Hour-Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The Reading Mother-Strickland Gillian
Good Books - Edgar Guest

There is No Academy On Earth
The More You Read
Good Books Like Good Friends
The Man Who Does Not Read Good Books
There Are Rainy Afternoons in the Country
A Precious Mouldering Pleasure
Some Books Tasted
Of Kings' Treasuries - John Ruskin
C. S. Lewis on Old Books & Chronological Snobbery
A Book Should... - Margaret Wise Brown

"Read the best books first, or you may not have a chance to read them all."
~Henry Thoreau~

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