October 11th, 2005

Yes, they have a library

In my neverending quest to turn up more information on Halloween, I recently ordered a 1934 book I didn't have, The Giant Book of Hallowe'en. I got the book today, and it was an ex-library book, bound in a plain orange binding (the book was probably originally a small paperback pamphlet, and had been rebound by the library), and with a library pocket on the front pastedown that you simply MUST love:

Can't you just see Ian McShane boning up on his Halloween lore now...?