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Books as News

Library Review

ISSN: 0024-2535

Article publication date: 1 July 1930

Abstract

A BRITISH author visiting America is surprised by many things, and one is that native journalists seem disposed to pay attention to any casual comment he may make about a new world of which he can know little; hardly more than a 16th century goatherd knew of Cathay, (He is never likely to admit he knows so little, yet that is about all he knows; he is more likely to be considering a book about the re‐discovery of America).

Citation

TOMLINSON, H.M. (1930), "Books as News", Library Review, Vol. 2 No. 7, pp. 365-369. https://doi.org/10.1108/eb011914

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MCB UP Ltd

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