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Syon Abbey and its Books: Reading, Writing and Religion, c.1400-1700

Syon Abbey and its Books: Reading, Writing and Religion, c.1400-1700 By E. A. Jones, Alexandra Walsham
2010 | 288 Pages | ISBN: 1843835479 | PDF | 3 MB
Memory's Library: Medieval Books in Early Modern England by Jennifer Summit [Repost]

Memory's Library: Medieval Books in Early Modern England by Jennifer Summit
English | Aug 15, 2008 | ISBN: 0226781712 | 354 Pages | PDF | 10 MB

In Jennifer Summit’s account, libraries are more than inert storehouses of written tradition; they are volatile spaces that actively shape the meanings and uses of books, reading, and the past. Considering the two-hundred-year period between 1431,…
Jennifer Summit, "Memory's Library: Medieval Books in Early Modern England" (repost)

Jennifer Summit, "Memory's Library: Medieval Books in Early Modern England"
Publisher: Univ Of Chicago Pr | 2008 | ISBN: 0226781712 | English | PDF | 354 pages | 10.4 Mb

In Jennifer Summit’s account, libraries are more than inert storehouses of written tradition; they are volatile spaces that actively shape the meanings and uses of books, reading, and the past. Considering the two-hundred-year period between 1431, which saw the foundation of Duke Humfrey’s famous library, and 1631, when the great antiquarian Sir Robert Cotton died, Memory’s Library revises the history of the modern library by focusing on its origins in medieval and early modern England. …
Memory's Library: Medieval Books in Early Modern England (Repost)

Memory's Library: Medieval Books in Early Modern England
Publisher: University Of Chicago Press | ISBN: 0226781712 | edition 2008 | PDF | 354 pages | 2 mb

In Jennifer Summit’s account, libraries are more than inert storehouses of written tradition; they are volatile spaces that actively shape the meanings and uses of books, reading, and the past. Considering the two-hundred-year period between 1431, which saw the foundation of Duke Humfrey’s famous library, and 1631, when the great antiquarian Sir Robert Cotton died, Memory’s Library revises the history of the modern library by focusing on its origins in medieval and early modern England.

Ruined By Reading: A Life in Books  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by free4magazines at April 26, 2016
Ruined By Reading: A Life in Books

Ruined By Reading: A Life in Books
Language: English | EPUB | ISBN-10: 0807070831 | 1997 | 119 pages | 1 MB

'Without books how could I have become myself?' In this wonderfully written meditation, Lynne Sharon Schwartz offers deeply felt insight into why we read and how what we read shapes our lives. An enchanting celebration of the printed word.
Body Language: Become a Pro at Reading Anyone Anytime in Just 24 hours(Body Language books and Mind Hack Books)

Body Language: Become a Pro at Reading Anyone Anytime in Just 24 hours (Body Language books and Mind Hack Books): Nonverbal, Communication, Relationships, Charisma, Self Esteem, Communication Skills by Peter Andrews
English | Feb. 8, 2016 | ASIN: B01BL9V8LS | 82 Pages | AZW3/MOBI/EPUB/PDF (conv) | 3.03 MB

Body language speaks more than just words. It is a perfect amalgamation of facial expressions, hand gestures, foot position, arm gestures, and body posture.
ENGLISH COURSE • IELTS Reading Texts • Essential Practice for High Band Scores (2012)

My English Exam • IELTS Reading Texts
Essential Practice for High Band Scores
2012 | English | PDF, 166 pages | 3.9 MB

This book provides essential practice for serious students who are determined to achieve a high IELTS band score in the IELTS Reading paper. Achieving a high IELTS band in Reading is not easy! Ignore books that tell you otherwise. Books on reading techniques and tips are fine but they are not adequate preparation for this important exam. There are no easy roads to success. It is a difficult job to read demanding texts in a short time span. You need to have already been exposed to different types of texts, have acquired a wide range of vocabulary and be very familiar with the types of questions that will occur in your exam.

BBC - Bringing Books to Life 1: Learning Zone (2012)  

Posted by notbanned at May 4, 2015
BBC - Bringing Books to Life 1: Learning Zone (2012)

BBC - Bringing Books to Life 1: Learning Zone (2012)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2434 Kbps | 59mn 45s | Audio: English AAC 132 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English | 1.09 GiB
Genre: Documentary

A wonderful adventure into the worlds of some of the best children's books written for primary aged children. The real and animated worlds collide to reveal the wonder that is contained within the pages of each book and the larger-than-life imaginations of the celebrity presenters as they explore the stories that they hold dear. Through the course of the series, we learn how these celebrities discovered these treasured books, what they mean to them and why they love to read. From madcap comedies like The Giggler Treatment, through to mystery capers such as The Demon Headmaster, via Roald Dahl's iconic George's Marvellous Medicine, the series touches on the huge range of reading experiences available to young people and encourages viewers to explore and develop their own taste in books.

Improve your IELTS - Reading Skills (repost)  

Posted by Linguist_expert at Feb. 14, 2015
Improve your IELTS - Reading Skills (repost)

Improve your IELTS - Reading Skills
Scan PDF Book | 2007 | Language: English | ISBN-10: 3191628959 | 96 pages | 31 MB

"Improve your IELTS Skills" is aimed at students between bands 4.5 and 7.5. The series has three preparation courses, Academic Reading, Academic Writing, and Listening and Speaking. The courses develop language, skills and test techniques to help students achieve a higher IELTS score. The three books in the series may be used together as a complete course or may be used to target specific skills. Or they may be used separately to supplement other coursebooks.

Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Dec. 31, 2014
Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books [Audiobook]

Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books [Audiobook] by Azar Nafisi
English | May 1, 2004 | ISBN: 1402590849, ASIN: B0002P0FF8 | [email protected] kbps | 17 hrs 58 mins | 515 MB
Narrator: Lisette Lecat | Genre: Nonfiction/Memoirs