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Carissa Green Reads

I read widely from many genres. Perhaps this blog will feature fewer ratings and reviews, but I certainly intend to write about my reading life - it's the subject I most find myself wanting to talk about.

Currently reading

The Last Voyage of Somebody the Sailor
John Barth
Chicago Poems
Carl Sandburg
Chekhov Four Plays
Anton Chekhov, David Magarshack
The Gay Science: with a Prelude in Rhymes and an Appendix of Songs
Walter Kaufmann, Friedrich Nietzsche
A Kierkegaard Anthology
Robert W. Bretall

Arrrrgh

Maps and Legends - Michael Chabon

Can't decide if the book designer of this edition was a little bit crazy, a sadist, or just really bad at his or her job.

 

What's the problem? The headers at the top of each page with the author's name and book title and - more importantly - the page numbers at the bottom of the page are in the smallest type I've ever seen. What is that? Four point font? 

 

I know I'm on the verge of middle-aged eyesight, but this is ridiculous. 

 

-cg