"But Trollope writes so genially and with such a light irony that one has the impression that one could happily read a story by him about almost anything. Trollope’s world doesn’t take itself too seriously.”
"The proposed renovation, known as the Central Library Plan (CLP), is making scholars like me nervous, and to spell out why involves thinking about the library’s mission. Or rather, missions."
- Caleb Crain on remodeling the New York Public Library