something old • Conservators have completed the rebinding and restoration of “the Apicius“, the oldest cookbook in the West dating back to the 9th century. The book is part of the New York Academy of Medicine’s Rare Book Collection.
worth reading • from todays Boston Globe, Ken Gloss explains the new popularity of those “big bibles”
well worth reading • from New York Times, The Henry Ransom Center at University of Texas Austin has the Knopf Archives and researchers are finding lots of little tidbits in them there boxes.
naughty naughty • note to self, if you have some one killed, DON’T PUT IT IN YOUR NOVEL.