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Book of Herbs ~ Sybil Leek

Book of Herbs by Sybil Leek

published: 1973

The name pretty much says it all-a book about herbs and their properties. There is also a little background here and there. 306 more words

A Gift for My Grandmother's Service

This isn’t Kalamazoo history, unless you consider that Kalamazoo is pretty darn close to Chicago. My paternal grandmother,¬†Marie Klein Hanson Wakefield, was from Elmhurst and Chicago, Illinois, and for much of her work life she was the head fitter at the 28 Shop at Marshall Field & Company at the corner of State and Washington in Chicago. 181 more words

Genealogy

Odd jobs at home at Angaston for Easter weekend

Middle of autumn here and it’s the annual four day Easter weekend, a tradition in Australia.

A public holiday yesterday, Good Friday. Another on Monday, Easter Monday. 369 more words

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Quotes On Pages of Vintage Book

Looking for a one-of-a-kind print? This original artwork can be created using salvaged pages from a vintage dictionary or book. Each print is unique, as no two pages are the same. 152 more words

Upcycling

Agent Extraordinary

Bayne, Spencer. New York, 1942. 1st edition. Near fine in a very good jacket.

Hard-to-find espionage thriller set in the Middle East, in a fantastic, extremely rare jacket. 174 more words

Rare Books

The Hunt for Red October

Clancy, Tom. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1984. True 1st edition, 1st printing. Limited to 5,000 copies. Red cloth, with jacket and a custom slipcase. 387 pp. 161 more words

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Poems by Clive Bell

Richmond, Surrey: The Hogarth Press, 1921. 1st edition. Limited edition of 350 copies. Original patterned paper wraps.  29 pp. 12mo. Very good.

A much sought-after collection of poetry, designed, printed and hand-bound by Virginia and Leonard Woolf at their Hogarth Press. 63 more words

1st Edition