Amongst the many reasons to prefer a book over a file on your e-reader: books have history. Sometimes, the history is obvious and evident. A book might have memories attached to it, or sentimental value. Sometimes, however, the history is weird, twisted, and hidden. There’s an air of mystery to certain books, a thrill of […]
Auctions are designed to drive up the price of something via competitive, real-time bidding. Some highly desirable items have reached astronomical prices before the hammer fell.