Archive Boxes: Who Needs Them?

While a book may not be fragile when it is first printed, it quickly and imperceptibly begins to decompose. Over time it’s materials disintegrate. Leather turns to powder. The spine releases the pages. Add that to the wear and tear of occasional use or handling and eventually the book may be beyond repair. Preserving books … Read more

Archival Storage Boxes – A Bookseller's Trusted Ally

One of the things separating modern man from his mammoth-hunting, cave-dwelling ancestors is paperwork. Advancing glaciers and saber-tooth tigers kept early hunters and gatherers on their toes. Ice ages and large carnivores have been replaced by credit agencies and the Internal Revenue Service. The flint-tipped lance which protected and fed ancient hunters is useless in … Read more