Monthly Archives: November 2022

Catalog 260 – fallen leaves from scrapheap of history

Click here to read Catalog 260 PDF.

well, file last updated September – it’s early November – garden reduced to some hardy greens, mustard, turnip, broccoli raab, cilantro – first frost few weeks ago –  mostly mild, wet fall – pulled final tomatoes, eggplants, peppers, corn – cleanup time – heating season underway – woodstove-centric life – laptop cataloging, dining table, reading chair all nearby – Halloween in montague seven-ring circus, haunted houses, storyteller, kiddie train, blazing cauldron, several sorts live music, barbecue, jack-o-lanterns, tons of trick-or-treaters in latest character crazes – passed out peck of candy – few fall fairs been here an’ gone – pretty productive purchasing – Boston on deck and Northampton in December  – herein bit unusual masi mix – montague library deaccessioned civil and Spanish-american war regimentals – significant collection of early cookery – chef’s collection of menus and paul bocuse new year greetings – many dye swatch folders – leavened with more usual fare –- sent with best wishes for coming holidays and new year ahead, thanks for all your past commerce and hopes you’ll be sufficiently amused to acquire – at your service –


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Boston Book Fair Time!


Dear Friends,

We’ll be participating in 2 book fairs this week:

From Wednesday, November 9, 2022 at noon through Friday, November 9, 11 pm, we’ll be selling at Getman’s Virtual Boston Book, Print and Ephemera Satellite Show:

On Saturday, November 12, 2022, we’ll be exhibiting live at the Boston Rare Book and Ephemera Fair, Back Bay Events Center, 180 Berkeley St, Boston, 8 am – 4 pm:

For a list of some highlights we’ll be bringing to the live show, click here.

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