[Fwd: Oxford World Classics anyone?]

J Godsey gods1216 at comcast.net
Tue Jul 15 08:41:28 EDT 2003


> Here I thought that MA was the center of the universe at least as far as
> books and stuff like that are concerned.
> 
> Next you'll there are Harvard students who don't read.


no no no ...
boston is the HUB of the universe.

the Merrimack Valley is full of peasants, all decendents of Mill workers or new immigrants.  they don't read as a rule.
well....anything they can't get at Barnes & Noble anyway.
 

> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "J Godsey" <gods1216 at comcast.net>
> To: <modlib at algol.owu.edu>
> Sent: Monday, July 14, 2003 10:12 PM
> Subject: RE: [Fwd: Oxford World Classics anyone?]
> 
> 
> >
> > > At 8:59 PM -0400 7/14/03, j b krygier wrote:
> > > >
> > > >[I didn't SEE any Mod Libs I wanted.]
> > >
> > > Well, no WONDER you're reduced to buying Oxford World Classics (just
> > > a whump away from collecting Harvard 5-Foot etc. etc.), Where in the
> > > Methuen/Lawrence/Lowell/Dracut area can you even BUY books (besids
> > > your own shop, I mean?
> > > -- 
> > > Scot Kamins
> > > WAAAAAAY Former Resident of Billerica, Lowell, Tewksbury, and Londondery
> > >
> >
> > actually i was out in WALES, MA (near brimfield) today.
> >
> > you can't BUY books around here..
> >
> > First you have to spend time describing them to the locals
> > then explaining what they are used for.
> > then a bunch of natives go off and gather some up for you to examine
> > and they always turn out to be utter crap.
> >
> > So it's easier to go foraging elsewhere.
> >
> > the nearest used bookshop with any decent selection is in New Hampshire or
> about 30 miles away if you stay in Massachusetts.
> >
> >
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