I’ve been perusing a collection of 19th century books scanned by the British Library on my Ipad for the past couple of days, and must say that this is the best app I’ve got so far. You can look through the illustrations and maps of off beat books like ‘England Through Chinese Spectacles’ in fantastic detail, giving you a very rich feel of what reading original would be like. Best of all, it’s free:
Ben Cohen is the editor and founder of The Daily Banter. He lives in Washington DC where he does podcasts, teaches Martial Arts, and tries to be a good father. He would be extremely disturbed if you took him too seriously.