Harry R. Schwartz

Software engineer, nominal scientist, gentleman of the Internet.

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Atlas of Remote Islands

Harry R. Schwartz

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Atlas of Remote Islands

Judith Schalansky’s Atlas of Remote Islands merges the experiences of reading Calvino’s Invisible Cities and poring over an atlas as an eight-year-old. I really can’t imagine a more charming book.

She also wrote a lovely ode to blackletter typography called Fraktur Mon Amour, which I’m clearly going to have to acquire.


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