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Wednesday's Wood Engravers ...

Howard Phipps, interior, Whittington Press March 1990

Tree Fern by Sarah van Niekerk July 1989

The frog for Hilaire Belloc’s The bad child’s book of beasts by Pat Jaffe… 139 more words


The ILLiad, and other stories

Making Archival and Special Collections More Accessible is a new publication whose name says it all.  The good folk at OCLC Research have pulled together seven years of research and summarised it in this handy document. 216 more words

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Paulo Coelho - The Alchemist

I’ve been a big fan of Paulo Coelho for quite some time now, and was first introduced to him by my english teacher I when I was in school.   598 more words

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Creeping Censorship in Hong Kong: How China Controls Sale of Sensitive Books

“Things have been changing dramatically in the last two years. Since Xi Jinping came to power, what was tolerated before is not tolerated any longer, in China or Hong Kong.” 771 more words