Alberto Manguel in his library
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- A History of Reading 2,555 copies, 41 reviews
- The Library at Night (Author) 1,789 copies, 52 reviews
- The Dictionary of Imaginary Places (Author) 1,416 copies, 14 reviews
- A reading diary 508 copies, 6 reviews
- Black Water: The Book of Fantastic Literature (Editor) 307 copies, 3 reviews
- Into the Looking-Glass Wood: Essays on Books, Reading, and the World 291 copies, 7 reviews
- A Reader on Reading 257 copies, 7 reviews
- Reading Pictures: A History of Love and Hate 239 copies, 3 reviews
- Homer's the Iliad and the Odyssey: A Biography (Books That Changed the… 223 copies, 9 reviews
- The City of Words (CBC Massey Lecture) 188 copies, 3 reviews
- With Borges 131 copies, 3 reviews
- In Another Part of the Forest: An Anthology of Gay Short Fiction (Editor) 123 copies, 1 review
- All Men Are Liars 100 copies, 5 reviews
- Black Water 2: More Tales of the Fantastic (Editor) 95 copies, 3 reviews
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Alberto Manguel has 1 upcoming event.
On Reading, Writing and Fiddling with Words: An Informal Talk with Alberto Manguel
On Thursday, March 12 at 6pm in Rare Books & Special Collections (McLennan Library Building – 4th floor), join McGill University Library & Archives and the Friends of the Library for this special talk as we celebrate the publication of Meetings with Books: Special Collections in the 21st Century.Alberto Manguel
will be in conversation with Dr. Jillian Tomm, Assistant Head, Rare Books & Special Collections, McGill University Library and Archives.
Free admission. RSVP required. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 514-398-5711. (thebookpile)… (more)
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Alberto Manguel was born in Buenos Aires and settled in France. He is a member of the Writer's Union of Canada, PEN, and a fellow of the Guggenheim Foundation, and has been named an Officer of the French Order of Arts and Letters. He holds honorary doctorates from the University of Liège in Belgium and the Anglia Ruskin University in Cambridge, England. He is the recipient of numerous prizes and also won the Germán Sánchez Ruipérez Prize (Spain) and the Prix Roger Caillois (France) for the ensemble of his work, which has been translated into more than thirty languages. [from My Name is Victoria (2011)]
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