Nicholas A. Basbanes
Formerly the book review editor of the Worcester Sunday Telegram, Nick Basbanes has written for numerous publications, including The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Boston Globe, New England Quarterly, and Yankee Magazine. A member of the National Book Critics Circle, he lives in Massachusetts with his library of about 15,000 volumes.
AMONG THE GENTLY MAD: Strategies and Perspectives for the Book Hunter in the Twenty First Century (Henry Holt & Co., 2002)
EVERY BOOK ITS READER: The Power of the Written Word to Stir the World (HarperCollins, 2005)
A GENTLE MADNESS: Bibliophiles, Bibliomanes, and the Eternal Passion for Books (Henry Holt & Co., 1995)
ON PAPER: The Everything of Its Two-Thousand-Year History (Alfred A. Knopf, 2013)
A SPLENDOR OF LETTERS: The Permanence of Books in an Impermanent World (HarperCollins, 2003)