Can someone explain...
kamins at dogeared.com
Wed May 11 15:52:03 EDT 2005
On May 11, 2005, at 12:43 PM, Jo-Anne wrote:
> I have to admit to a certain fondness for appropriate or just plain
> inscriptions by the former owners in my books. and since all my books
> reading copies, I don't mind them at all. Bookplates are especially
I agree. I love seeing inscriptions using inkwell ink, and some of the
old bookplates were wonderful works of art.
> I make sure all books given to me have inscriptions and I write the
> that I find all my ML and my name in them. Heresy?
I think not. I enjoy seeing the provenance of a book and don't think
it detracts at all.
"We must be the change we want to see in the world." ~ Gandhi
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