Why, in this age of Kindles and iPads, do hundreds of people crowd into an exhibit hall in Akron, Ohio, to leaf through the delicate pages of old books? The answer rests as much with touch, smell and memory as it does with the stories of the Civil War, science fiction and topics. M.L. Schultze of member station WKSU takes us on a tour of one antiquarian book fair.
There's More To Books Than Words
By M.L. Schultze • Apr 23, 2011