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The Reading Woman: 2019 Engagement Diary

by Pomegranate Publications
£9.99   diary  Pomegranate Publications (2018)

The Reading Woman: 2019 Engagement Diary by Pomegranate Publications

"A breakfast-room adjoined the drawing-room, I slipped in there. It contained a bookcase: I soon possessed myself of a volume, taking care that it should be one stored with pictures. I mounted into the window-seat: gathering up my feet, I sat cross-legged, like a Turk; and, having drawn the red moreen curtain nearly close, I was shrined in double retirement."
(Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë)
A book can stop time, transcend circumstances, and take the reader away from the everyday. And the reading woman herself is a complex story that has fascinated generations of artists.
 
This diary presents twenty exquisite paintings that span six centuries and three continents. Artists include well-known masters such as Degas and Cassatt, along with sometimes anonymous painters from centuries past. Well-chosen words on the pleasures of reading, from historic and contemporary female writers and readers alike, accompany each image.
 
All of Pomegranate’s calendars are printed with soy-based inks on FSC® certified paper, which means the paper has been certified by the Forest Stewardship Council™ and manufactured by an FSC certified printer. FSC certification promotes responsible forest management by ensuring that forestry practices are environmentally responsible, socially equitable, and economically viable.
 
FSC license code FSC N001864.
 
120 pages with Wire-O binding and a soft cover with flaps
Size: 6 x 8¼ in.

ISBN 13: 9780764981265 | ISBN 10: 0764981269

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