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January 20, 2015 by westsidewriter

Seen at the NY Historical Society Shop

And now, something for people who love handbags and books. Copies of Reader’s Digest Condensed Books have been given a second life as purses created by Dave and Jennifer Tubbin. The handbags, on sale at the New York Historical Society museum store, are priced at $44.95

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Westsidewriter has fond recollections of seeing these volumes–in their original incarnation–on her grandfather’s bookshelves in his Chicago home and blogged about them previously on this site.

#book art#museum bookstores#New York Historical Society

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