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Books in the age of the iPad

In what is otherwise an excellent post, Craig Mod had this to say about the future of book publishing:

As the publishing industry wobbles and Kindle sales jump, book romanticists cry themselves to sleep. But really, what are we shedding tears over …? We’re losing the dregs of the publishing world: disposable books. The book printed without consideration of form or sustainability or longevity.

And here I was thinking that’s what we’re about to ‘gain’ …

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