A Library in A Taxi ?

Notes from An Alien

“Fairly small, up on a pole, books inside, and saying, ‘Take A Book – Leave A Book’…”—that’s a quote from a post I did about Little Free Libraries.

Taxis with Libraries Image Courtesy of Adem KAYA ~ http://www.freeimages.com/photographer/ademkaya-48217

While they can be almost anywhere, I haven’t yet heard of one in a taxi…

And, from an older post called All About Libraries, there’s this word history for “Library”:

place for books, late 14c., from Anglo-French librarie, Old French librairie “collection of books” (14c.), noun use of adj. librarius “concerning books,” from Latin librarium “chest for books,” from liber (genitive libri) “book, paper, parchment,” originally “the inner bark of trees,” probably a derivative of PIE root *leub(h)- “to strip, to peel” (see “leaf”). The equivalent word in most Romance languages now means “bookseller’s shop.” Old English had bochord, literally “book hoard.”

So, a “place for books”, a “collection of books”, and “book…

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2 thoughts on “A Library in A Taxi ?

    1. drewdog2060drewdog2060 Post author

      You are welcome for the re-blog. Its an interesting idea, putting books in taxis. I remember, as a child, along with my sister running a library from our garden shed. At this point in time I cant recollect how successful our venture was!

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