Ram Advani with his wife. Advani came from a long line of booksellers who operated in what became India and Pakistan.

A different kind of bookseller: Indian city remembers Ram Advani

For 68 years until his death, Ram Advani ran an independent bookshop in Lucknow that was more like an old-fashioned salon than a business, one where he got to know his customers - who came from all over India and overseas - and only sold them titles he thought they would want to read

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Ram Advani with his wife. Advani came from a long line of booksellers who operated in what became India and Pakistan.
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