Well Read

The lockdowns would have turned many to reading books, but the restrictions prevented them from doing one of a reader’s favourite things to do: Go to a library. With restrictions easing, that hobby can soon return and photographer Robert Dawson has captured many of them to celebrate these well-read institutions.

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From the beginning of this century Dawson has been chronicling the great and not so great libraries of the world.

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His work culminated into the book, The Public Library: A Photographic Essay which has been picked up by the Library of Congress.