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The Perfection of the Paper Clip

Curious Tales of Invention, Accidental Genius, and Stationery Obsession

by James Ward

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The Perfection of the Paper Clip
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Curious Tales of Invention, Accidental Genius, and Stationery Obsession
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James Ward

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The co-founder of the Stationery Club and the Boring Conference presents an entertaining history of the office supplies that everyone takes for granted, shining a light on the invention of pencils, highlighters and paperclips and the fascinating people behind the objects.

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