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The Resource How to read a book : the classic guide to intelligent reading, by Mortimer J. Adler and Charles van Doren

How to read a book : the classic guide to intelligent reading, by Mortimer J. Adler and Charles van Doren

Label
How to read a book : the classic guide to intelligent reading
Title
How to read a book
Title remainder
the classic guide to intelligent reading
Statement of responsibility
by Mortimer J. Adler and Charles van Doren
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the various levels of reading and how to achieve them, the different reading techniques for reading practical books, imaginative literature, plays, poetry, history, science, mathematics, philosophic and social science, and finally, a recommended reading list and reading tests whereby you can measure your own progress in reading skills, comprehension and speed
Cataloging source
BLACP
Dewey number
028
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PN83
LC item number
.A43 2010ab
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Edward Holland
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
How to read a book : the classic guide to intelligent reading, by Mortimer J. Adler and Charles van Doren
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact disc
  • Duration: 15:30:00
  • "Digitally remastered in 2010"--Container
  • "Tracks Every 3 Minutes for Easy Bookmarking"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1434550
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
13 audio discs (approximately 15 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781441741189
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
Z2184
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1434550
  • (Sirsi) 1434550
  • (OCoLC)647076557
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
How to read a book : the classic guide to intelligent reading, by Mortimer J. Adler and Charles van Doren
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact disc
  • Duration: 15:30:00
  • "Digitally remastered in 2010"--Container
  • "Tracks Every 3 Minutes for Easy Bookmarking"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1434550
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
13 audio discs (approximately 15 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781441741189
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
Z2184
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1434550
  • (Sirsi) 1434550
  • (OCoLC)647076557
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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      25 North Main Street, Ipswich, MA, 01938, US
      42.680573 -70.835891
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