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From The Bestselling Author Of UNDERLAND, THE OLD WAYS AndTHE LOST WORDS An Essay On The Joy Of Reading, For Anyone Who Has Ever Loved A BookEvery Book Is A Kind Of Gift To Its Reader, And The Act Of Giving Books Is Charged With A Special Emotional Resonance It Is A Meeting Of Three Minds The Giver, The Author, The Recipient , An Exchange Of Intellectual And Psychological Currency, That Leaves Each Participant Enriched Here Robert Macfarlane Recounts The Story Of A Book He Was Given As A Young Man, And How He Managed Eventually To Return The Favour, Though Never Repay The DebtFrom One Of The Most Lyrical Writers Of Our Time Comes A Perfectly Formed Gem, A Lyrical Celebration Of The Transcendent Power And Humanity Of The Given Book