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The Diary of John Evelyn

One of my vital tools as a scribbler of blogs on books is a little pack of those things – I don’t even know what they are called – which you can stick on to a page to mark a … Continue reading

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A List of Gossips

It comes to pass in the life of any publisher that every so often the flow of books inward exceeds the storage space available, and steps have to be taken. 

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