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Curiosities of Literature and Oddities of Human Life and Character
April 6, 2006 8:10 AM   Subscribe

Hillman's Hyperlinked and Searchable Chambers' Book of Days
A Miscellany of Popular Antiquities in Connection with the Calendar, Including Anecdote, Biography, & History, Curiosities of Literature and Oddities of Human Life and Character
posted by anastasiav (5 comments total)

 
Thanks very much anastasiav. It's definitely an improvement over the University of Wisconsin version, particularly with the indexing. Comparing one with the other, the illustrations are far superior too. I wish they were higher resolution, alas beggars can't be...
posted by peacay at 8:32 AM on April 6, 2006


Is there a PDF version available anywhere?
posted by blue_beetle at 9:16 AM on April 6, 2006


Well this is really awesome. I just read about the Borrowed days of March, which I'd never even heard of before. Thanks!
posted by OmieWise at 10:26 AM on April 6, 2006


Fantastically cool, anastasiav!
posted by vetiver at 11:42 AM on April 6, 2006


excellent find, thank you anastasiav! This is one of those treasures that requires some time to dig into, great bookmark. BTW, I never did thank you for the scans of soviet books link a week or so back.
posted by madamjujujive at 8:00 PM on April 6, 2006


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