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Nicholas Basbanes

Originally posted April 2004

A Splendor of Letters

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Is the book obsolete? Will readers of the future laugh at the way we laboriously applied ink to paper and bound the pages inside a cloth cover? Not likely, says bibliophile Nicholas Basbanes -- he says those rumors about the death of the book have been around for centuries.

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