Thursday, 31 December 2015

Acquisitions: Collecton of Books

This year I've managed to collect three small shelves of old books. I just got Nicholas Nickleby, Our Mutual Friend and The Poetical Works of Milton as Christmas gifts. I try to collect the oldest books I can find.


Left to right. Nicholas Nickleby 1904, Our Mutual Friend 1904, Oliver Twist1959, Scouting for Boys 1936,
A Christmas Carol 1942, Dombey and Son, The Mystery of Edwin Drood 1949,
Martin Chuzzlewit, Three Men in a Boat 1897.

Left to right. The Hobbit 20th printing, German hymn book 1907, The Canadian People 1919, Colonel
Thorndyke's Secret 1901, Bleak House 1867, Everyday Heroes During the Queen's Reign 1889, Kidnapped 1960,
The Detective and Mr Dickens 1990,

Left to rightThe Poetical Works of Milton 1914, The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes 2010,
Punch Magazine 1875, 1877, 1880, 1881, 1882,

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