Holbrook Jackson





Holbrook Jackson


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Liverpool, England, The United Kingdom
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Holbrook Jackson (1874 - 1948) is a British journalist, writer and publisher. He was recognised as one of the leading bibliophiles of his time.

Average rating: 3.84 · 321 ratings · 44 reviews · 53 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Anatomy of Bibliomania

4.01 avg rating — 117 ratings — published 1950 — 10 editions
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Platitudes Undone: A Facsim...

3.94 avg rating — 32 ratings — published 1997
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The Reading of Books

4.10 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1946
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The Fear of Books

3.30 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1982 — 2 editions
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The Eighteen Nineties: The ...

3.80 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1988 — 16 editions
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The Printing of Books

liked it 3.00 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1938 — 4 editions
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Dreamers of Dreams: The Ris...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1890 — 3 editions
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Bookman's Pleasure: A Recre...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2005 — 2 editions
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Occasions

2.50 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1922 — 5 editions
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Of The Uses Of Books

it was ok 2.00 avg rating — 1 rating
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“Never put off till tomorrow the book you can read today.”
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“A good book is always on tap; it may be decanted and drunk a hundred times, and it is still there for further imbibement. ”
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“Fear of corrupting the mind of the younger generation is the loftiest form of cowardice.”
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