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    Cyburbian Plus
    Jun 2003

    What you picked up at Library book sale ?

    At my local Library book sale Hard backs were $1 each -

    I picked up
    The Battle of Brooklyn 1776 by John J. Gallagher
    The Rising Sea by Orrin H. Pilkey & Rob Young
    How to Lie with Maps by Mark Monmonier

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    Cyburbian otterpop's avatar
    Jul 2003
    Down by Dun Ringill
    Blog entries
    Our public library has two carts they put in the lobby where you can pick up free books. These are books the library has taken out of circulation or books donated that they do not want. Usually I don't find anything I want but i did pick up a paperback copy of "To Kill a Mockingbird" and a few western novels.
    "I am very good at reading women, but I get into trouble for using the Braille method."

    ~ Otterpop ~

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    Chairman of the bored Maister's avatar
    Feb 2004
    on my 15 minute break
    Much of the gardening section of my home library is stocked with freebies/cheapies I picked up at Library book sales
    People will miss that it once meant something to be Southern or Midwestern. It doesn't mean much now, except for the climate. The question, “Where are you from?” doesn't lead to anything odd or interesting. They live somewhere near a Gap store, and what else do you need to know? - Garrison Keillor

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    Cyburbian dvdneal's avatar
    Jan 2009
    Remote command post at local bar
    I picked up a couple old furniture making books. They had funky stuff from the '70s that I should make someday.
    I don't pretend to understand Brannigan's Law. I merely enforce it.

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