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Old 03-30-12, 06:43 AM
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I recently got a kick in the pants...and I'm still kicking myself in the pants! I had bought a 1927 copy of Thomas Lowell's The Sea Devil, the Story of C. Felix von Luckner (quite an interesting guy, btw) at a thrift shop. I read it, and then donated it...it's gone. Now I discover that certain old books (like that one) go for $200+. I don't know if people are paying the prices, but they are asking big bucks for certain copies. Caught me by surprise.

I did keep my "made in England" Karrimor panniers that I bought at a church thrift shop for $1 when I was a kid.

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