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Ading self Tracing the formative role books have played in his life Rick Gekoski trains the same ironic and analytic eye on these books and their authors as he does on himself The result is uniue a sustained witty book dedicated to the proposition that we are what we read Outside of a Dog might be described as an intellectual bibliomemoir except that the author regards the noun ‘intellectual’ as a term of abuse GekoskiÂ’s twenty five include Dr Seuss Horton Hatches the Egg; Magnus Hirschfeld Sexual Anomalies and Perversions; Allen Ginsberg Howl; JD Salinger The Catcher in the Rye; TS Eliot T.

outside pdf Outside of kindle Outside of a Dog EpubAding self Tracing the formative role books have played in his life Rick Gekoski trains the same ironic and analytic eye on these books and their authors as he does on himself The result is uniue a sustained witty book dedicated to the proposition that we are what we read Outside of a Dog might be described as an intellectual bibliomemoir except that the author regards the noun ‘intellectual’ as a term of abuse GekoskiÂ’s twenty five include Dr Seuss Horton Hatches the Egg; Magnus Hirschfeld Sexual Anomalies and Perversions; Allen Ginsberg Howl; JD Salinger The Catcher in the Rye; TS Eliot T.

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  • Sam

    Outside of a Dog PDF EPUB ☆ Outside ofePUB Ô outside pdf, Outside of kindle, Outside of a Dog EpubI feel kind of mean giving this book a low rating but I was expecting something a bit different a bit light hearted and with less literary analysis and personal opinion and influence I did find that I enjoyed the sections on the books I have read far as I could associate with what Gekoski had written much but where I hadn't read the books I did find myself a little lost as his comments needed at least a familiarity with the works at the very least Don't get me wrong this is an interesting book but I think you need to have


  • Jennifer (JC-S)

    Outside of a Dog PDF EPUB ☆ Outside ofePUB Ô outside pdf, Outside of kindle, Outside of a Dog Epub‘To look at those few books in the dawning recognition that what they furnish is not a room but a self’Rick Gekoski has named his bibliomemoir after the Groucho Marx assertion ‘Outside of a dog a book is man’s best friend Inside of a dog it’s too dark to read’ This title seems appropriate for a book tour of the 25 books that are special to Rick Gekoski and the particular circumstances of their specialness Bibliomemoir seems like just the right word to describe the journeyWhat I most enjoyed about this book was the eclecticism of the choices neatly bound together by Dr Gekoski’s life as a unifying thr


  • Norain

    Outside of a Dog PDF EPUB ☆ Outside ofePUB Ô outside pdf, Outside of kindle, Outside of a Dog EpubI read it halfway and decided it was better to abandon it and move on It was probably a mistake to start reading on books about books with a memoir particularly because I have not read any of the books the writer wrote about no not even Roald Dahl’s Matilda though I wanted so badly to read it – I am uite a fan of Dahl and also because the


  • Jack

    Outside of a Dog PDF EPUB ☆ Outside ofePUB Ô outside pdf, Outside of kindle, Outside of a Dog EpubA wistful and funny reminiscence about everything that's satisfying about reading and why it's such an obsessive activity I don't really share many favourite books or almost exclusively male writers with the author but I still enjoyed this greatly Worth reading just to hear about his first encounter with Germaine Greer


  • Tom Goulter

    Outside of a Dog PDF EPUB ☆ Outside ofePUB Ô outside pdf, Outside of kindle, Outside of a Dog EpubI had no idea who this Rick Gekoski fellow was but now that I know some books he's read I feel I know him uite well and rather like him


  • Mez

    Outside of a Dog PDF EPUB ☆ Outside ofePUB Ô outside pdf, Outside of kindle, Outside of a Dog EpubRick's a friend of mine so I'm biased about this one but this series of 'essays' about a life in books is compelling as well as highly entertaining I read it in one sitting pretty much


  • Mandy Hager

    Outside of a Dog PDF EPUB ☆ Outside ofePUB Ô outside pdf, Outside of kindle, Outside of a Dog EpubAn interesting 'take' on a memoir through the lens of loved books read by the author ex academic and rare book collector


  • T.A.

    Outside of a Dog PDF EPUB ☆ Outside ofePUB Ô outside pdf, Outside of kindle, Outside of a Dog EpubOkay I have to admit it I didn't read this book so much as skim it I read the acknowledgements introduction and first two chapters in full but realised uite soon it wasn't what I had been expectingI picked it up at the library as the Groucho Marx uote ‘Outside of a dog a book is man’s best friend Inside of a dog it’s too dark to read’ is one of my favourite uotes I even have it on a bookmark made out of sheep poo so surely this book supposedly about books would be greatThis is less a book about books and a biography by a different name I'm not into biographies at the best of times and even less so wh


  • Stan Lanier

    Outside of a Dog PDF EPUB ☆ Outside ofePUB Ô outside pdf, Outside of kindle, Outside of a Dog EpubNot as much to my liking as his first bibliomemoir but if you are interested in books andor book collecting this is for you


  • Edward Sullivan

    Outside of a Dog PDF EPUB ☆ Outside ofePUB Ô outside pdf, Outside of kindle, Outside of a Dog EpubA lively enjoyable memoir about books and reading


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