— Henry David Thoreau
A King Penguin Book, 1948
"In the first World War, the kilted regiments created havoc amongst the enemy, and the Scot was more flattered than surprised to find the Germans had nicknamed the famous 51st Highland Division 'the Ladies from Hell'.”
mojomojomojomojo:This is a stamp from an ex-library book that I bought in Leeds (England), the book is a 1966 copy of ‘The Selected Letters Of Dylan Thomas’, it had only been borrowed from the library once!
fotouropa's Bookporn photographs, London tour.
discoisgenetic: “Winning words with a lucky ring” Homer’s Odyssey, Book II (Trans. Robert Fagles)