7 Amazing Lost Photos Found In Used Books

September 17, 2014 12:01 PM

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7 Amazing Lost Photos Found In Used Books

One of the best parts about working in one of the largest bookstores in the nation is seeing the unique collection of used books that comes through the side door on a daily basis. With so many people moving, graduating, visiting, downsizing, and yes, dying, the supply of books at the Strand is constantly changing, and each book tells a story -- one that the author may not have intended or imagined.

The pages people dog-ear and the lines they underline provide a voyeuristic glimpse into their lives. Did she underline this passage about heartbreak because she was going through a tragedy of her own? What does this highlighted passage reveal about the reader's relationship with his mother? I can't...

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