Another interesting item from our family's book collection - Pinocchio: The Story of a Puppet, by C. Collodi (Carlo Lorenzini). Copyright 1916, with additional illustrations by Maria L. Kirk (1920). Note how it looks as though the illustrations were pasted in my hand...Amazing.
@thisispattismith posted that she wrote the foreword for the new edition of The Thief’s Journal. It inspired me to dig out my tatty, old, second hand edition from 1965. It’s one of my favourite books from my youth. #oldbookssmellgood 🥂