In my previous blog entry I referred to Armstrong Sperry and gave a couple of references. Now just to complete the picture, here are a couple of entries I made some time ago in my other blog Travels with Janet.
The Book Collector – this is the title of a chapter that I wrote back in the mid-1990′s when I was reflecting on events in my life. Here are some excerpts from what I wrote at that time:
Browsing in the rather ramshackle book fair, casually perusing the miscellaneous assortment of books – beekeeping, history, political pamphlets, mountain climbing, fairy tales, “not much here,” she thought. Armstrong Sperry – suddenly there as if by magic leaping up at her from the motley collection on the table. There she was suddenly jolted back to her childhood – a favorite author from way back when. What marvelous hours had been spent in…
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