Former leading New Zealand publisher and bookseller, and widely experienced judge of both the Commonwealth Writers Prize and the Montana New Zealand Book Awards, talks about what he is currently reading, what impresses him and what doesn't, along with chat about the international English language book scene, and links to sites of interest to booklovers.
Tuesday, June 26, 2007
VATICAN LIBRARY IN THE NEWS
I reckon this library may be the most breathtaking book place anywhere.
Interesting story here about one of the world's most important manuscript collection and the impact of its forthcoming month-long closure in July.