An interesting post from PK at BibliOdyssey with pictures from Stammb├╝cher or “Friend’s Books.” An interesting custom from the 17th century where a person would carry a book with them containing sentimental inscriptions, quotes, and memories from one’s friends. PK calls it: Facebook in the 1750’s

posted by John Dilworth on Tuesday, Mar 17, 2009
tagged with bibliodyssey, facebook