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Where Does The Smell of Old Books Come From? | IFLScience
Old books have a distinctive smell that can make any book lover’s heart melt. Matija Strlic of University College London described it to The Telegraph as “a combination of grassy notes with a tang of acids and a hint of vanilla over an underlying mustiness, this unmistakable smell is as much a part of the book as its contents.”
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Details of the Biblioteca Palafoxiana. Check our previous post with more photographs.
Photographs by Beco (Alberto Alcocer)
* Another post by Beco: Gertrudis Bocanegra Public Library.
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