Of Interest: Featured Books / Reviews
John Palfrey’s lucid, passionate account of the state of American libraries reminds us both how important public libraries are to a healthy democracy and how close they are to going the way of the dodo bird.
We are in the… Continue reading
There is no end to the praise of books, to the value of the library. Who shall estimate their influence on our population where all the millions read and write ?
~Ralph Waldo Emerson in “Address at the Opening of… Continue reading
2015 marks the 60th anniversary of City Lights Publishers and the beginning of the seminal Pocket Poets Series.
It began with a 500 copy letterpress printed edition of Lawrence Ferlinghetti’s Pictures of a Gone World, his first book,… Continue reading