(Pdf New) [The Library at Night] BY Alberto Manguel
- The Library at Night
- Alberto Manguel
- 15 August 2019
Read & Download The Library at Night 104 Lhor dividir por línguas A ordem alfabética será a mais prática Os géneros não deviam estar agrupados Mesmo ue não existam respostas certas neste livro Manguel conta pelo menos as melhores histórias Há bibliotecas públicas com secções como «Esgotos Obras Seleccionadas» e umas privadas onde alfabeticamente os amigos escritores Borges e Bioy Casares ficam l. hey what did you guys do on your friday night get drunk get laid spend a uiet evening with friends see a fillumme oh i just sat at home nursing a sore back with painkillers and decided to let my thoughts about cloud atlas percolate a little before writing a review for it and decided to play a little booknerd game with myself as part of my new year s resolution to finally get around to reviewing all the books on my favorites shelf i scrolled through all of em until i came to the first naked oneand here we aresad rightNO IT IS WONDERFUL ENVY ME MY FRIDAY NIGHTSthis book is a must have for booknerds along with that nicholas basbanes book it will get you well on your way to having the best book collection about books like the one i havemanguel approaches the concept of the library from all angles the personal library the library as institution the architecture of the library libraries lost to burning or time imaginary libraries and all told in this wonderfully anecdotal way that feels so familiar to anyone who appreciates books as objectsi wrote a really long review of this earlier and accidentally deleted it i blame the painkillers truly so i am going to let this book speak for itself we dream of a library of literature created by everyone and belonging to no one a library that is immortal and will mysteriously lend order to the universe and yet we know that every orderly choice every catalogued realm of the imagination sets up a tyrannical hierarchy of exclusion every library is exclusionary since its selection however vast leaves outside its walls endless shelves of writing that for reasons of taste knowledge space and time have not been included every library conjures up its own dark ghost every ordering sets up in its wake a shadow library of absences i have no feeling of guilt regarding the books i have not read and perhaps will never read i know that my books have unlimited patience they will wait for me till the end of my days yet one fearful characteristic of the physical world tempers any optimism that a reader may feel in any ordered library the constraints of space it has always been my experience that whatever groupings i choose for my books the space in which i plan to lodge them necessarily reshapes my choice and important in no time proves too small for them and forces me to change my arrangement in a library no empty shelf remains empty for long like nature libraries abhor a vacuum and the problem of space is inherent in the very nature of any collection of books this is the paradox presented by every general library that if to a lesser or greater extent it intends to accumulate and preserve as comprehensive as possible a record of the world then ultimately its task must be redundant since it can only be satisfied when the library s borders coincide with those of the world itself in my adolescence i remember watching with a kind of fascinated horror how night after night the shelves on the wall of my room would fill up apparently on their own until no promissory nooks were left new books lying flat as in the earliest codex libraries would begin to pile up one on top of the other old books occupying their measured place during the day would double and uadruple in volume and keep any newcomers at bay all around me on the floor in the corners under the bed on my desk columns of books would slowly rise and transform the space into a saprophyte forest its sprouting trunks threatening to crowd me out later in my home in toronto i put up bookshelves just about everywhere in bedrooms and kitchen corridors and bathroom even the covered porch had its shelves so that my children complained that they felt they reuired a library card to enter their own homei was going to type out the rest of that paragraph but it was so peppered with diacritical marks that my un computer savvy self balked but know that it is adorable and this gives you incentive to seek it out for yourselfthis book needs to be readread iti am going to againbut now i am going to run away before i accidentally delete this one too new year s resolution i am on my way to youcome to my blog
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Read & Download The Library at Night 104 Ado a lado; há bibliotecários corajosos ue alteram registos de reuisição para salvar livros e livros corajosos ue salvam homens torturados; há livros perdidos livros proibidos livros digitais livros ue ficam numa prateleira demasiado alta e livros imaginados – mas todos eles ocupam um espaço e enchem estantes pelo mundo tal como preenchem esta Biblioteca à Noi. For anyone who loves books and reading this book will probably be delightful I m pretty sure that except for the intricacies of cataloging books and how to be king of the file clerks in a company something I m going to forget I ever had the misfortune to learn as soon as the class is over so we ll ignore that everything I ve learned in my 3 semesters of Library School is in this book and generally presented in a much enjoyable manner than any of the things I ve been reuired to read so far Unfortunately at the end of the book isn t an MLS and this book cost me twenty bucks as opposed to whatever school is going to end up costing but oh well All of the great stuff about books and libraries without all of the bullshit or the inane uestions and concerns of ones peers The Friend Its Just Us Here #1 torturados; há livros perdidos livros proibidos livros digitais livros ue ficam numa prateleira demasiado alta e livros imaginados – mas Soldier Mine todos eles ocupam um espaço e enchem estantes pelo mundo Killer Heat tal como preenchem esta Biblioteca à Noi. For anyone who loves books and reading Pulse and Prejudice this book will probably be delightful I m pretty sure Don't Bet On Love that except for Harleuin Hearts the intricacies of cataloging books and how Sound Reinforcement Engineering to be king of Touching All Bases The Collected Ray Fitzgerald 1970 1982 the file clerks in a company something I m going Cop a Feel Handcuffs and Happily Ever Afters #3 the misfortune Strengthening Bonds to learn as soon as The Ten Things All Future Mathematicians and Scientists Must Know But are Rarely Taught the class is over so we ll ignore Here for the Cake that everything I ve learned in my 3 semesters of Library School is in The Last Waltz this book and generally presented in a much enjoyable manner Manga Messiah than any of Beau and Bett things I ve been reuired Imortal to read so far Unfortunately at Aircraft of World War I 1914 1918 The Essential Aircraft Identification Guide the end of 1001 Riddles the book isn Igniting Your Purpose t an MLS and 藏地密码 1 this book cost me The Dreaming House twenty bucks as opposed Delta of Venus to whatever school is going Fucked by the Beast Men to end up costing but oh well All of Colecţia de Povestiri Ştiinţifico Fantastice CPSF A #22 the great stuff about books and libraries without all of The Emergence of the Modern Indonesian Elite the inane uestions and concerns of ones peerscharacters The Library at Night
Read & Download The Library at Night 104 A partir da sua mítica biblioteca pessoal Alberto Manguel um dos mais conceituados bibliófilos do mundo conta nos tudo o ue sabe sobre a história o fascínio e os enigmas das bibliotecasAo construir a sua biblioteca com mais de 40 mil livros num antigo presbitério em França Alberto Manguel debateu se com as mesmas uestões de um ualuer bibliotecário caseiro é me.