for the love of books

There is something magnetic about the rough-smooth feel of paper; the printed letters in black ink; the strange smell of an old book---and how each book seems to have its own characteristic one; bookmarks, tags; the rustling sound of crisp paper sheets rubbing against each other; the gentle puffs of air that blow towards you as the pages flip by...


Here's to the love and joy of books!


Update: This is my first photo to be featured on Explore.



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Taken on December 14, 2006
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