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    How Literature Saved My Life (Hardback) By (author) David Shields

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    DescriptionBlending confessional criticism and anthropological autobiography, David Shields explores the power of literature to make life endurable. How Literature Saved My Life chronicles the author's character flaws and despairs, using the crucible of self to show how confessional reading and writing are the foundation of a practice that helps us transcend sorrow, loss, and loneliness. 'I think just about everything David Shields writes is pretty much indispensable.' - Brett Easton Ellis


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    Title
    How Literature Saved My Life
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) David Shields
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Width: 120 mm
    Height: 186 mm
    Thickness: 18 mm
    Weight: 240 g
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781907903755
    ISBN 10: 1907903755
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.4
    BIC E4L: LIT
    BIC subject category V2: DNF
    BISAC V2.8: LCO010000
    DC23: 813.54
    Thema V1.0: DNL
    Publisher
    Notting Hill Editions
    Imprint name
    Notting Hill Editions
    Publication date
    14 March 2013
    Publication City/Country
    London