The visit to the Grolier Club reminded me of this interesting piece about the “afterlife” of books from On The Media earlier this year. Books have incredible meaning in our lives and for many, in our homes. If you desire a library archive of treasured books without a lifetime of collecting, there’s hope. The story profiles Wonder Books and its founder, Chuck Roberts, who supplies books by the foot to movie set designers, office managers, model home decorators, and to individual homeowners. Listen to the Podcast or read the transcript.
–Jo Polanco 653.02