Tuesday, August 18, 2009

Teaser Tuesdays: A Passion for Books


This week's teaser is something I believe booklovers here are able to relate to. I receive packages every week in the office (nobody's at home to take them) and I'm always very, very happy when this happens. Here's page 258 of A Passion for Books (I love this book and highly recommend it!) edited by Harold Rabinowitz and Rob Kaplan, in the essay "The Collector" written by William Targ:

Ultimately, I began to order books from them. Packages with foreign stamps began to arrive, and is there any excitement to compare with the opening of a fresh parcel of books?