Flash! Hundreds of free books added in February
I’m going to do my monthly snapshot shortly, but here’s the story:
February 1 2010: 19,788
January 1 2010: 19,802
December 1 2009: 19,895
November 1 2009: 18,547
October 1 2009: 7,428
February 28 2009: 7,401
This morning, there are 20,137.
I isolated the free books that were added this month (February 2010):
That way, I could take a look at what was added.
It appears to be somewhat heavy on arcane non-fiction:
The Arawack Language of Guiana in its Linguistic and Ethnological Relations
by Daniel Garrison Brinton
Those three come from Project Gutenberg, which is legal since the books are in the public domain.
I’m not seeing anything that looks like it is the British Library books yet.
I am happy to see some early Astounding Stories (a science fiction magazine) issues: