Friday, August 6, 2010

Google Counts the Number of Books in Existence

Posted By on Fri, Aug 6, 2010 at 4:29 PM

Still really regretting throwing out this t-shirt.
  • Still really regretting throwing out this t-shirt.
129,864,880. There are 129,864,880 books. And now you know.

("At an average of five books a week, not counting all those sighed at and nibbled on before they go to the Strand, I will read 13,000. Then I’m dead." -John Leonard.)

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