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Old 01-17-2013, 08:26 AM   #25
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From my perspective, the answer is no. Because, as TheDucks mentions, the cover browser is animated, has the unnecessary reflection and only shows a single book at a time.
Agreed.

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However, the cover browser does provide a "bare minimum" equivalent to the idea. Just consider how annoying, time consuming and wearying it would be to try and search through a calibre library of a thousand books, one cover at a time.
Same goes, in the end, for the static thumbnail grid, if your library grows large enough. But I can see the utility for a smallish (but too large for the current cover browser to suffice) library.

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And many calibre users have libraries far larger than 1,000 books.
58K here
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