The Clothing of Books

Product Number: EB00674583
Released: Nov 15, 2016
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780525432760
Publisher: Vintage
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How do you clothe a book? In this deeply personal reflection, Pulitzer Prize–winning author Jhumpa Lahiri explores the art of the book jacket from the perspectives of both reader and writer. Probing the complex relationships between text and image, author and designer, and art and commerce, Lahiri delves into the role of the uniform; explains what book jackets and design have come to mean to her; and how, sometimes, "the covers become a part of me."

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Author(s): Jhumpa Lahiri
Original Publish Date: Nov 15, 2016

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Author(s): Jhumpa Lahiri
Narrator(s): Jhumpa Lahiri
Product Number Z100118983
Released: Nov 15, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Books on Tape
ISBN: #9781524774585

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