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Invisible Library at Reading June 28, 2011

Author: Beach Combing | in : Modern
Invisible Library at Reading

Beachcombing pioneered, early in his blogging career, an invisible library tag for books that have never existed save in the imagination of bookophiles: Beachcombing has, in fact, been preparing his own list for the last year for a false door in the family mansion for which readers kindly offered various titles. To keep the tag […]

Misplacing Masterpieces at Railway Stations April 29, 2011

Author: Beach Combing | in : Contemporary
Misplacing Masterpieces at Railway Stations

Beachcombing heard today that his father – pater Beachcombing – will soon be coming for a visit to the Beachcombing house in Little Snoring – the first time in a couple of years, so a cause of celebration. Beachcombing’s favourite story about his father is that once while travelling by train to his publisher in […]