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Two new bookplates have come my way from books which I sort through at the Oxfam bookshop in Bath where I volunteer once a week. 201 more words


In its nondescript cloth binding, the University of Pennsylvania’s copy of The Works of Publius Virgilius Maro Translated by John Ogilby (London : T. Maxey, 1650) at first appears unremarkable. 771 more words

Culture Class Collection

Celebrating Books, Spring, and our 10 Year Anniversary!

It is not yet Spring, but everyone knows it’s appearance is just a matter of time, days really. The sun has shifted and strengthened. The fig in our house has woken up and started blooming, albeit a little too early. 756 more words