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Mr. Basbanes appeared on the “The Book Guys” radio show to discuss his book, A Splendor of Letters: The Permanence of… read more
Mr. Basbanes appeared on the “The Book Guys” radio show to discuss his book, A Splendor of Letters: The Permanence of Books in an Impermanent World, published by HarperCollins. The book examines the preservation of printed and written materials, including books. This is the final book in Mr. Basbanes’s trilogy about books. The first two are A Gentle Madness and Patience and Fortitude.
Ms. Foresta joined the group for the second hour of discussion. She is the editor of At First Sight: Photography and the Smithsonian, published by the Smithsonian Institution Press. The book contains several hundred images selected from the Smithsonian collection. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Merry Foresta Curator Smithsonian Institution->National Museum of American Art
- Allan J. Stypeck Co-Host Book Guys Radio Show
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