I took Sunday off, mostly cause I was busy – either doing a boat load of idiot paper work or driving around trapping kittens for the rescue shelter. images What’s book work without cats underfoot?
• 1908 – M. F. K. Fisher, American writer (d. 1992)
• 1860 – , American writer and women’s rights advocate (d 8/17/1935)
birthday boy • 1937 – Tom Stoppard, Czech-born playwright.
essay • from Oakknoll’s site we get the text of Bob Fleck’s speech to Texas A & M “Then Now, Maybe Tomorrow: Booksellering as I see it.”
sites worth seeing • Fine Books and Collections Magazine has revamped their website and added a lot more online only content.
banktoaster • Folded Space is offering Twenty mp3s of Great Songs from 1901-1920 for free.