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A love story

We download music and movies, and we get our information from screens. So why do we still read books?

By David Mehegan
Globe Staff / November 15, 2006

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In the new exhibit at the Boston Public Library, "John Adams Unbound ," you get the almost creepy feeling that the man is in the room, or just stepped out. Most of Adams's 3,700 surviving books are set in tall cases arranged in a concave arc at one end of the room. Look at the individual books opened in glass ... (Full article: 1203 words)

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