Paper : An Elegy
What do reading a book, smoking a cigarette, throwing confetti and voting in an election have in common? The answer, of course, is paper. This is a witty, personal and entertaining meditation on the history and meaning of paper during the (passing) era of its universal importance.
- Hardback | 256 pages
- 147.32 x 210.82 x 35.56mm | 521.63g
- 14 May 2013
- William Morrow & Company
- New York, United States
"With a playfulness that begins with the title, this "elegy" to paper is instead a celebration of its essential, ubiquitous role in society, culture and life itself....[PAPER is] An enjoyable argument that speaks to the paper lover in all of us."--Kirkus Reviews