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Title: “Books on a Budget.” Susan Johnson. The Writer (February 2009), 10. The Writer is a magazine by writers for writers.
Summary: “Online books are another budget-friendly option—they’re free. The Online Books Page hosted by the University of Pennsylvania Libraries has links to more than 30,000 books available on the Web (http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu), ranging from Gulliver’s Travels to Great Expectations and more.” p. 10.
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