What the Library Means to Me

Berkeley: Berkeley Public Library Foundation, n.d., circa 2000. Leaflet urging funding of Santa Rosa / Berkeley libraries, written when Tan was eight years old and living in Mendocino, here published (for the first time) to address a Berkeley funding shortage. Single 8.5x5.5 inch leaf of alkaline stock with library letterhead decorated with spot color, about 160 words of text. Has a neat transverse foldline, otherwise unblemished. "My father takes me to the library every two weeks, and I check five or six books out each time. These books seem to open many windows in my little room"

Cat.No: 178184

Price: $17.00