Monthly Archives: August 2007

A Splendor of Letters

   A Splendor of Letters, by Nicholas A. Basbanes   An extraordinary book … all about books, and how precious and sometimes fragile books can be in providing links to our past. Books are our memories as a species. And … Continue reading

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The Library at Night

   The Library at Night, by Alberto Manguel   Libraries are powerful entities, and mysterious in some ways. Sometimes, encountering books in a library, and fully confronting the force of their content, is, I think, an activity perhaps as much … Continue reading

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