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Mar 17, 2020 a 107year old autograph book belonging to a townsville woman has been declared a treasure by the jcu library for its charming insight into north queensland society. When searching on its important to find copies that match the book in your possession as accurately as possible. Of course the most interesting parts of the autograph book are the autographs. I try to post new poems and words about love, life, friendship. Dear ida when you get old and canot see put on your specks and think of me. Here within are found books rare and ancient, starting with the earliest printed works encompassing incunabula, 15th century. The rise and fall of the autograph book hudson valley one. And they are not just signatures, but little rhyming poems. One of these was autograph books, so i gave my main character one for her birthday. Jansje thinks she is an old maid since she is 27 and not married. I dip my pen into my ink and grasp your album tight, but to save my life i cant think one single word to write but if writing in this album would prove my friendship, dear.

The album is one of jcu librarys 50 treasures, which is part of the universitys 50 th birthday celebrations. Dec, 2007 i have my moms old autograph book from catholic elementary school in the 1940s. Childhood memories return with longlost autograph books the. Mar 02, 2012 decades old autograph books filled with charming verses lead a couple on an adventure to return the treasures to their owner. An old autograph book owned by a girl who attended connaught elementary school in the 1930s has found its way into the hands of an antique collector living in alberta. Traditionally they were exchanged among friends, colleagues, and classmates to fill with poems, drawings, personal messages, small pieces of verse, and other mementos. Its got some great old school verses in it like these. Autograph books with funny quotes of friends and family from. This poem is filled with lessons on dreaming and persevering. May 03, 2012 there were a few old pictures, lots of cards and letters and my photo album from summer semester in spain.

I think of my mother, her life, and all the things she taught me like cherishing memories from an old, faded autograph book. Childhood memories return with longlost autograph books. The things im looking for are sometimes in the form of a short poem. Explore unique, collectible and unusual items from the finest booksellers in the world. Autograph book friendship book poesie album the oma way. The treasures explore the people, places, and events that. My mother purchased all three autograph books for me and i realize. Ive seen different versions of this sweet little poem, too. Recently i came across my mothers old autograph book. Their modern derivations include yearbooks, friendship books, and guest books. If youve never seen one, an autograph book is meant to be a keepsake. There were a few old pictures, lots of cards and letters and my photo album from summer semester in spain. See more ideas about quotations, words, inspirational quotes.

See more ideas about autograph books, autograph, vintage. Decades old autograph books filled with charming verses lead a couple on an adventure to return the treasures to their owner. Inside, the book contains messages, poems, and sketchesit was an old autograph book, a popular keepsake in the past. Abebooks has been part of the rare book world since going live in 1996. Dont allow others to get you down, because in the end, anything is possible. Cloth covered book with hand drawn words and images, given to may howard, old trafford christmas 1907. The perfect kids autograph book for character signatures for girls and boys black with fireworks by character signatures dec 7, 2019 4. I used to have one, too, but ive moved several times and that hasnt turned up yet. My favorite relic to be unearthed was an autograph book i got as a souvenir of disneyland when my father took me there in 1969. The idea was to write some sort of good wish, verse, quote, bit. Aug 05, 2008 the autograph book is a must read for all women. Although shel silverstein 19301999 wrote poetry for young children, adults can glean many lessons from his pieces. Feb 29, 2020 i love quotations because it is a joy to find thoughts one might have, beautifully expressed with much authority by someone recognized wiser than oneself.

Oct 28, 2011 on this chilly day, chapter 10, page 27 in my book of opportunity, i sip steaming, hot tea from my lovely tea cup given to me by one of my own dear daughters as i write these words. Autograph books with funny quotes of friends and family from the. Autograph book circa 1975 from the mixed up bloggings of. The people up and down the world that talk and laugh and crytheyre pleasant when youre young and gay and life is all to try. Use a rubberplastic storage box assorted papers, coloring books crayons or colored pencils nontoxic markers assorted stickers paint box and brushes safe scissors old magazine or calendars paper towel tubescontainers tissue paper pom poms. Yet im sure future generations will find surprises to cherish among the memories of their ancestors trips to disney world.

An autograph book called poesie album in germany, has written poems signed by a classmate, friend or teacher. Ill occasionally post drawings or poems from its pages and use each new entry as a writing prompt for a little bit of. I have an old book of common prayer includes the sacraments and the psalms of david printed for the church of england in 1665 by john bill and chriftopher barker, printers to the king. Autograph book circa 1975 from the mixed up bloggings of annie. Make offer old vtg book 1863 poems and proverbs of george herbert. An autograph book is a book for collecting the autographs of others. Oct 26, 2011 when this you see, remember me an autograph book from nineteenthcentury texas posted on october 26, 2011 author awc tucked away in an envelope, in a box, on a shelf in the basement of carroll library is a tiny book embossed with a picture of a rabbit. Well known to book collectors and booklovers, our site is an excellent resource for discovering a rough value of an old book. Traditionally they were exchanged among friends, colleagues, and classmates to fill with poems, drawings, personal messages. Dec 28, 2017 from the notes of german intellectuals to victorian poems on friendship to adolescent rhymes to the signatures of mickey mouse and ariel the mermaid how far the autograph book has fallen. Sep 27, 2017 recently i came across my mothers old autograph book.

I have my moms old autograph book from catholic elementary school in. So i changed my name to michael caine after humphrey bogarts the caine mutiny, which was playing in the theater across from the telephone booth where i learned that id gotten my first tv job. For making my autograph beautiful a beautiful poem, man always looks for a reason to remember his past and autograph book helps him a lot to enjoy the sweet memories. Considered the holy grail of book collecting, finding a previouslyundiscovered first folio by happenstance, and at a bargain price, is the dream of many a collector. I was able to track down the family and returned the autograph book to them. Jansje is such a remarkable character, everyone who reads the book will fall in love with her. But take heart there are many other rare and beautiful editions of shakespeares works currently on. Verses gleaned from 19th century autograph books when the golden sun is setting and your mind from care is free when of others you are thinking will you sometimes think of me. Little did she know that she would someday become a wife and mother to six children. When the golden sun is setting and the birds are flitting free when of dear ones you are thinking wont you sometimes think of me. However, there were plenty of entries in hers to entertain me as a child and that delight has not diminished. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at. Jul 07, 2011 i love looking through old autograph books and wondering about the lives of the people who wrote in them.

A really mixed collection of pre ww1 signatures and poems interspersed with lots of later childrens drawings, almost filling the 34 double sided pages of the book. Autograph books can bring back many memories when reading in later years. Dec 27, 2011 i was looking for a certain book of poetry in my shelves and found my moms old autograph book from when she was in junior high, 195355. Here are some of the quite poetic inscriptions inside.

When this you see, remember me an autograph book from. Aug 15, 2009 autograph book circa 1975 posted on august 15, 2009 by annieem one of my favorite novels of summers past well, 2003, at least is audrey niffeneggers odd little gem, the time travelers wife a scifi romance novel that really defies both genres because of the strong writing and indepth characters. Ive been trying to find a value for this book for sometime and cant find anything close to compare it to. The rhyming lines written in my mothers book are clever and poetic. I suspect children today dont memorize poetry very much like those youngsters of yesteryear. May 05, 2014 i came across this old autograph book from the early 1940s in a desk drawer the other day. Id like to share some of the sentiments from my mothers autograph book and a simpler day and age with you along with my thoughts in parenthesis. There are, unfortunately, no first folios currently available on abebooks. But when you find one good and true, change not the old one for the. Apr 10, 2008 if you want to build a ship dont herd people together to collect wood and dont assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Thanks to all my dear teachers and to all my dear friends.

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