A comedy writer takes 2008 to go through the Daily Reading Guide of the Harvard Classics. What could go wrong?
Meta -- Actual field conditions
Here's what one of my tomes actually looks like, photographed on the patio table where some of the reading gets done. Note the brilliant sunshine falling, perhaps for the very first time, somewhere other than the spine of the book. I suspect that the majority of the copies of the Harvard Classics are like this, outside perhaps of Volumes 1 or 2.