The First freedom : liberty and justice in the world of books and reading / edited by Robert B. Downs.

Writings about book censorship and intellectual freedom by William O. Douglas, Elmer Rice, Havelock Ellis, D.H. Lawrence, Paul Blanshard, Bernard De Voto, Aldous Huxley, Henry Steele Commager, George Bernard Shaw, John Galsworthy, Osbert Sitwell, Heywood Broun, H.L. Mencken, George Jean Nathan, Will...

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Other Authors: Downs, Robert B. 1903-1991.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Chicago : American Library Association, 1960.
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Summary:Writings about book censorship and intellectual freedom by William O. Douglas, Elmer Rice, Havelock Ellis, D.H. Lawrence, Paul Blanshard, Bernard De Voto, Aldous Huxley, Henry Steele Commager, George Bernard Shaw, John Galsworthy, Osbert Sitwell, Heywood Broun, H.L. Mencken, George Jean Nathan, William Saroyan, John Steinbeck, A.B. Guthrie, James T. Farrell, Archibald MacLeish, Dwight Eisenhower, Mark Van Doren, William Butler Yeats, Carl Sandburg, George Orwell, and others. Includes Library Bill of Rights and The Freedom to Read.
Physical Description:xiii, 469 pages ; 27 cm
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.