How many?

I wonder how many readers does a book need to keep it from being dumb? [ See quote from Umberto Eco ]…

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“The good of a …

“The good of a book lies in its being read. A book is made up of signs that speak of other signs, which in their turn speak of things. Without an eye to read them, a book contains signs that produce no concepts; therefore it is dumb.”

— Umberto Eco