Purchased a vintage OZ book, and a few leatherbound books.
Born on this date: 1902 – John Steinbeck, 1910 – Peter De Vries, 1912 – Lawrence Durrell, 1913 – Irwin Shaw, 1944 – Ken Grimwood.
Item of the day:
Titanic and Other Ships (1st)
Commander (Charles Herbert) Lightoller
" Click to Purchase on Biblio
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