Books on Wheels: A Global Jaunt March 9, 2014 – Posted in: bookmobiles, books, mobile libraries, Reading / Literacy
Antonio La Cava’s Ilbibliomotorcarro – Italy
Recently we posted a photo on Tumblr of Antonio LaCava roaming around Italy in his three-wheel creation. It has turned out to be a very popular post so we thought we would expand it a bit to feature some wheeled libraries from around the world.
From India’s first bookmobile to Raul-Lemesoff’s book tank the power of the written word remains strong and our hats are off to these dedicated people of the book.
Raul-Lemesoff’s Weapon of Mass Instruction, ArgentinaImage (cc) by Carlos Adampol on Flickr
Mr Doi. And his bike, Japan
Kordestan, Iran, 1970
India’s first bookmobile, 1931