Books, lost to the past or doomed in the future?

This post was written by Friday guest blogger Annie Reid.

If you’re in an elegiac mood, there’s lots to mourn out there: the books destroyed in the past, burnt by maids or tossed off moving trains (Via the Literary Saloon); and the books of now, doomed to obscurity and possibly helped there, suggests Teresa Nielsen Hayden, by the extension of copyright.


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