What to do with books you won’t re-read? Alina Tugend
, regular contributor and writer of the Short Cuts column for The New York Times
wrote an essay
) with some suggestions. She’s joined first by Tom Wayne
, co-owner of Prospero's Bookstore
in Kansas City, and Fred Bass
, president and co-owner of The Strand Bookstore
, then by photographer Marc Joseph
whose book New and Used
(Steidl Publishers, 2006)
explores the aesthetic of used bookstores.
New and Used
is available for purchase at Amazon.com
to see some of the images from the book.