Monthly Archives: December 2010

Rehearsal for Love

“It was like fourteen mornings after.” Back in undergrad, one of my favorite local events was the Tompkins County Friends of the Library Book Sale.  It’s held twice yearly in a massive warehouse, and there is usually a line to get … Continue reading

Posted in 1940s, Faith Baldwin, Triangle Books | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

I’ll Soon Come Back To You, Sweetheart!

Pictured here is I’ll Soon Come Back To You, Sweetheart!, compiled by R.M. Barrows and published in 1944 by Consolidated Book Publishers.  This publication is the most recent addition to my collection from Kaleidoscope Books, a bookstore which probably deserves its … Continue reading

Posted in 1940s, Magazine | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

The Good Bad Girl

This is my copy of The Good Bad Girl, by Winifred Van Duzer.  It’s a 1926 first edition, and was given as a Christmas present to “Borghild” on December 25, 1926.  There is even a 1926 Merry Christmas stamp pasted … Continue reading

Posted in 1920s, Grosset and Dunlap, Winifred Van Duzer | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Awkward First Post

Here starts my blog.  Hopefully I won’t forget my password next week and then be horrified to see this still lingering around the Internet five years later.  On a related note, does anyone know how to delete an archaic Myspace account? … Continue reading

Posted in Random | 1 Comment