Addendum to a dwj bibliography?

Dorian E. Gray israfel at eircom.net
Tue May 17 13:45:48 EDT 2005


Ania said...

>> I never knew that silverfish nibbled books: I always thought they lived
>> exclusively on shed fragments of human skin.  I hope the Book Club 
>> weren't
>> being grimoireish!
>
> Silverfish suck on books-- they like the size (not dimensions, but stuff
> that's in the paper to make it... ummm... how quickly one forgets a year's
> worth of archival training!- I could look it up if you are interested).

You get size in glue, too, don't you?  Or do you use size *as* glue?  Hrm.

>> I think you struck lucky for a first Heyer, there.  *Frederica* has one
>> scene at least in it that makes me have to stuff my fist in my mouth if I
>> am reading it late at night so that I don't wake the whole household with
>> my howls of laughter.  Make that three or four scenes, in fact.

> I'll let you know how I got on with it- but it will probably be ages 
> before
> I start, there is an ever growing to read pile by my bed.

Well, if, when you've read it, you decide you don't love it, I'll give it a 
good home!  I've taken to collecting Heyer's Regencies in hardback.

Dorian. 

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