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Further Adventures Among the Gently Mad
Copyright © Nicholas Basbanes. Used with permission.
Date of Speech - April 16, 1998.
Length - 70 minutes.
Format - RealAudio®


Nicholas Basbanes speaks about his research on the general subject of book people, book places, and book culture, with particular attention given to libraries through history and libraries of the future.

Mr. Basbanes has been a professional writer for more than 30 years. He is the author of A Gentle Madness: Bibliophiles, Bibliomanes, and the Eternal Passion for Books.

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1998-11-06 Alex Frakt frakt@pobox.com