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I'm not sure they were meant to be read... as a book. More of a reference guide you can check in.
I need to create some model lessons, based on Mishnayos Shabbos, and reading through these melachos one after the other needs to be done while sitting at a table in 770, not lounging in bed!
I've gotten through the first two melachos, but I've got a lot more.