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January/February 2006
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An Alphabet of ABC Books
Jeffrey Norton’s portfolio of these classics shows they aren’t just for kids.
David Copperfield without the Dickens
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Getting the Lead Out
— A museum shows how Gutenberg’s invention entered the digital age.
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