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Summary

"A brilliant selection... [I]t is in short a voyage of discovery, an adventure and this the log of that voyage in the life of a probing and powerful writer.” (Robert R. Kirsch, Los Angeles Times)

Some of the most rewarding pages in Henry Miller's books concern his self-education as a writer. He tells, as few great writers ever have, how he set his goals, how he discovered the excitement of using words, how the books he read influenced him, and how he learned to draw on his own experience.

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Pronunciation problems galore

Laughably distracting concocted mispronunciations of countless non-English (and sometimes English) words and names. Is it the audio editor or the producer who is responsible for doing a little research to provide the narrator with correct pronunciations? Whoever it is who failed miserably at their job, they spoilt what would otherwise have been a good narration of the words of Henry Miller, a rarely erudite and famously multilingual writer.