Snowflake

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Author: Paul Gallico 20170422_105132
Title: Snowflake
Publisher: Michael Joseph
Year of publication: 1952
Place of publication: London
Place of purchase: Blossom Book House, Bangalore
Purchase cost: Rupees 50
Ownership: Secondhand
Transcription of inscription:
[inscription]
To a favorite uncle
from a favorite (he hopes!)
nephew. Happy birthday
on his ?th birthday
6-2-53

[stamp]
USL
WEEDED

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Poona
25 : 3 : 53
Submitted by: Vismitha

Claudius the God

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Author: Robert Graves                              image2
Title: Claudius the God and his wife Messalina
Publisher: Random House
Place of publication: New York
Place of purchase: Bangalore
Ownership: Gift
General comments: Hardback edition, dust jacket missing except for the front and back flaps. Bought secondhand but in good condition at Blossom Book House by my boyfriend who knew how very badly I wanted to visit this bookstore myself.
Transcription of inscription:
Hi Shalmi,
It is the surest sign of love to gift someone a book one has no intention of borrowing.
– Topshe
Oct ’15.
Submitted by: Shalmi Barman