Vulpes Libris

A collective of bibliophiles talking about books. Book Fox (vulpes libris): small bibliovorous mammal of overactive imagination and uncommonly large bookshop expenses. Habitat: anywhere the rustle of pages can be heard.

Coming up on Vulpes Libris

800px-Rød_ræv_(Vulpes_vulpes)_scratching

Spring has sprung (at least, it has here in Germany).  The grass is riz (ditto).  I wonder where the Foxes is?

Oh look, there they are.

On Monday, Kate thinks cautiously about Alan Garner’s Strandloper and Bonelands. We’re not in Brisingamen any more.

On Tuesday, Simon gets to know Patricia Brent, Spinster, and is entirely enchanted.

On Wednesday, Kirsty D sympathises with The Worst Princess.

And on Friday, Hilary compares her present-day mooching around London with Paul Cohen-Portheim’s pre-war portrayal of the city in his Spirit of London.

This lovely red fox by Malene Thyssen (via Wikimedia commons) is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license.

One comment on “Coming up on Vulpes Libris

  1. George Collingwood
    March 9, 2014

    Bonelands the biz!

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  • (The header image is from Aesop's Fables, illustrated by Francis Barlow (1666), and appears courtesy of the Digital and Multimedia Center at the Michigan State University Libraries.)
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