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A Forest of Signs (Snippets 50)

For the 50th “snippet”, we turn our attention to Fifty Years’ Recollections of an Old Bookseller¬†by William West, published in 1835.¬† There is much of interest in this autobiography, including the author’s early life, first experiences of London and the … Continue reading

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