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Quotation by Angela Carter
Reading a book is like re-writing it for yourself.... You bring to a novel, anything you read, all your experience of the world. You bring your history and you read it in your own terms.
Angela Carter (1940–1992), British author. Marxism Today (London, Jan. 1985).
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