Le fiscalitÓ italiane nell'esportazione ed importazione di libri antichi - Ottobre 1903

da La Bibliofilia (1903)Al congresso bibliografico che s'è tenuto in questi giorni a Firenze furono letti, discussi ed approvati molti progetti di varia importanza ed il tempo ci insegnerà se le riunioni saranno state qualche cosa più che accademie platoniche: questo congresso fu il sesto dacché s'è fondata la società bibliografica italiana, speriamo che i risultati di questo siano più evidenti e concreti di quelli dei precedenti che,...
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Bologna 2010 - Visiting fine books: Bologna belies those who predict the demise of the book

At Bologna’s city centre, Piazza de Nettuno, we are queuing up early one September morning  for the coach that is to take us to Ravenna for a day trip. Just then someone from behind sends a relay mail up the queue for me. It is an A4 size sheet  of paper folded in the middle and stapled at the top.  I unfold the sheet. A review of Geoffrey Nunberg’s  The Future of the Book downloaded from the net  opens out. “The death of the book has been duly ...
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FILMOGRAPHY ABOUT RARE BOOKS

Updated: 23/05/2010 FILMOGRAPHY ABOUT RARE BOOKS (in alphabetical order by titles) 9 (2009). After all human life disappears from earth, a group of rag dolls comes alive and fights for survival against machines intent on their destruction. The mute twin dolls 3 and 4 live in an old library. They devise an ingenious system for finding information: they fill a book with pictures and scraps of articles, then connect the page with a string that leads to the information on the shelf. They also...
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