A book to go back to from time to time. It exemplifies well how to approach distinctive kinds of reading, particularly the so called "classics". A well Educated Mind, intends to promote good reading, broadening the horizons of the common view towards literature. It may not be perfect, but the advice is solid and worthwhile listening to; additionally it will also serve better with the tagged usage along with "How to read a Book". This book is more specific though, and provides a long list of summaries of the classical books of literature. It may seem tedious and unnecessary to read through such list, but the wealth in knowledge is undeniable.