Friday 27 August 2021


 When uptown l like to check out the charity shops particularly for books. The Salvation Army one often has more unusual items. Recently there were Greek , Latin , Norwegian and Swedish dictionaries and primers. I resisted but was pleased to see they had been sold. A while back l picked up a history of the Royal Company of Archers, which was most interesting. Last week I picked up for two pounds this excellent gardening book. It is fascinating. Here are a few pages-


  1. Excellent looking book. Great find.

  2. I was given a copy of this excellent book by my late dad who was a keen gardener. The wartime sections were very interesting as were the b+w photographs. Only the chemical side of things has greatly changed ...