Amazon to offer rare books for sale via POD

<p>Amazon is planning to offer reprints of up to 400,000 rare books through its print on demand unit BookSurge.</p><p>According to Associated Press, the online retailer is teaming up with the University of Michigan for the project, which will span books in &quot;more than 200 languages, from Acoli to Zulu&quot;. Among key titles, which are out of print and out of copyright, and hail from the university&#39;s library, is a 1898 book on nursing by the Lady of the Lamp, Florence Nightingale.</p><p>The books will be printed on demand in &quot;soft cover editions&quot; priced between $10 and $45. </p><div> </div><div> </div><div> </div><p>&nbsp;</p>