Tuesday, July 15, 2008
Found in Books
Abebooks.com asked some of its booksellers, "What's the strangest thing you found in a book?"
Aside from all the letters, torn out newspaper articles, shopping lists, business cards, and postcards (send and unsent), other objects discovered by AbeBooks.com booksellers include a World War II US ration book (with stamps remaining), World War II discharge papers, a pair of scissors, a valid driver’s license, a marriage certificate from 1879, a holographic image of a lady who sheds her clothing, theater playbills, a condom (unused), a cockroach (dead), and a strip of bacon.
Read more about odd items found in books:
Intralibris: things found within books
Things found in used books
Things found in books