It sometimes feels like books are stalking me (in a good way) Take this, I found it setting on my reference desk this morning. I don't know why or who put it there but it is now my next read. #mynextread#readingmaterialthatreadsyou
Found this gem while browsing in an antique shop in a small country town in Western Australia a few years ago. Pity it's missing the foldout map but for the price I paid for it, I'm not complaining. There are a couple of copies on Abe books listed for $500-700.
Narrativ of the Indian Revolt from its Outbreak to the Capture of Lucknow. By Sir Colin Campbell Published by George Vickers, 1858
Bit of modern inspiration to hit the road by @gestalten "What is that feeling when you're driving away from people and they recede on the plain till you see their specks dispersing? - it's the too-huge world vaulting us, and it's good-bye. But we lean forward to the next crazy venture beneath the skies." Jack Kerouac, On the Road
🎧#BTS (#방탄소년단) #Jungkook (#정국) - 'Euphoria' 🎶🎶🎶🎶 Les sirènes de Saint-Malo by Françoise Bourdin . Les voiles de Saint-Malo ont pris la couleur du deuil : Jaouën Carriban, l'armateur, est mort brutalement, sans avoir eu le temps de se réconcilier avec son fils. Ce même fils qui, il y a huit ans, faillit sacrifier l'entreprise familiale à ses ambitions de navigateur. Aujourd'hui, Joël reprend la barre, au mépris de sa mauvaise réputation.