What is your favorite book about books? I must say, I for myself find it very hard to make a choice. I recently asked the question on the mailing list and most of the answers I got named books about bookbinding. I hope all those who came up in favor of one or several titles will have the time to contribute a short review of their favorite book. Many titles I personally didn't know, and I love to expand my library of books about bookbinding!
Other than more or less instructional books about bookbinding, there are also gallery books showing off books, bindings and book art. There are novels where bookbinders, librarians or other "book folk" and their work are in the center of focus. And many more genre that would fall into this category. What is your favorite? - Let us know in the comment section!
Oh, and then we could of course open up this category for other media about books. For now I would like to finish off with this delightful little movie about books and libraries and reading: