[Steppes] TONIGHT: BOOK SALE & Open Library MONDAY, 12 October 2009
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Mon Oct 12 14:04:39 PDT 2009
Anyone from the Carrollton/Addison area going that wouldn't mind giving me a lift?
-Lady Grainne Kathleen NicPadraig MacDaniel
Son, I never knew there was part of me missing until you were born.
> Date: Mon, 12 Oct 2009 03:30:22 -0700
> From: serena1570 at yahoo.com
> To: steppes at lists.ansteorra.org
> Subject: [Steppes] TONIGHT: BOOK SALE & Open Library MONDAY, 12 October 2009
> Mistress Serena is pleased to host Open Library Night
> the second Monday of every month for the foreseeable future.
> This month that means tonight -- Monday, October 12th.
> Library hours will be 7:00 p.m. to 10 p.m.
> ---> BOOK SALE THIS MONTH ONLY!! <---
> There will be a couple of crates of books for sale, especially calligraphy &
> illumination, with a few costuming, heraldry, and history books,
> Janet Arnold's Patterns of Fashion c. 1560-1620
> (the clothing one, not the new one on accessories)
> Donald Jackson's The Story of Writing (very out-of-print!)
> and other valuable research and reference books!
> ABOUT OPEN LIBRARY:
> Come to read! Come to research! Come just to visit with friends!
> We have an extensive collection of books, including:
> fencing and military history, facsimiles of period fencing manuals,
> calligraphy & illumination, costume & fashion, embroidery, history
> (specializing in English Renaissance and American Revolution),
> poetry, science & mathematics, fiction (mainly science fiction and fantasy),
> heraldry, some music and theatre (including Commedia), legal history,
> Classical and foreign languages, a Latin Vulgate and a Greek New Testament,
> and an Oxford English Dictionary.
> The Annex contains the infamous Comic Book Fort, consisting of 24
> long-boxes of comic books (mainly Marvel and DC, plus a complete
> Elfquest), with an additional 100+ collections and graphic novels
> on the shelves, plus lots of board and paper games, and books on gaming.
> We also have a near-complete collection of Black Stars, going back
> to the first of the kingdom.
> This is not a lending library, so bring note paper or your laptops.
> It is now possible to connect to the internet from anywhere in the house,
> so laptops are now very useful!
> (You do NOT need to bring pens. We have LOTS of pens.)
> Allergy warning: we do have a cat.
> Use your favorite online mapping gizmo to locate us at:
> 7135 Vinland St.
> Dallas, TX 75227-1829
> 214-663-2326 (Serena's cell)
> Please note that the online mapping gizmos are not totally accurate
> -- they ALL come up with a house halfway down the block from us.
> Once you are on Vinland, go by the numbers posted on the houses,
> not the online "street view". Look for the house in the middle of the
> block with a rose garden including a small statue of St. Francis.
> Please be careful when crossing the construction zone around our
> neighborhood -- the road is torn up, and if you're not careful,
> your car will be, too.
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