Table of contents for Reading matters : five centuries of acquiring books / Margaret Willes.

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Chapter 1 	Books do Furnish a Room
Chapter 2 	A Passion for Books
Chapter 3	Distance Learning
Chapter 4	A Founding Father
Chapter 5	Building a Library
Chapter 6	A Little Light Reading
Chapter 7	Rare and Curious
Chapter 8	The Common Reader
Chapter 9	Children of the Revolution
Chapter 10 	Notes

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Book collectors -- Great Britain.
Book collecting -- England -- History.
Book collectors -- England -- Biography.
Private libraries -- England -- History.
Book collectors -- United States.
Book collecting -- United States -- History.