Sunday, December 5, 2010

The San Francisco Book Scene

photo credit: Thor Swift

"Groaning shelves of books produce the wonderful side effects of deadening all sound and scenting the air with the drowsy, musty perfume of old wood pulp - intangible features of the world we are losing."

~Gregory Dicum
A Reader's San Francisco
Sunday New York Times
Travel Section pg8

full article here


Alyce said...

I love that photo with the books and the painted bookstore walls. Great quote too!

Trish said...

That's just my kind of book store!

Susan Abramson said...

Love it!! :D