Friday, November 22, 2013

Forgotten Bookmarks

I admit to using Monopoly money as a bookmark, but never an oil stock certificate or a marriage license. Amazing the things people leave in books. A life can be better understood by what people have placed in their books. This bookseller in Otego, New York has collected the items found in books and displays them on his website:

Forgotten Bookmarks


Karen M. Peterson said...

What a cool website. I can't imagine what it must be like to find some of those things.

I usually just use post-its.

Quincy S said...

I used to bookmark my Bible with $5 bills. Aside from that, I generally use Post Its like Karen does.