Smelling of old books
Coturnix the Chronobiologist offers an oldest book meme. I guess my library is in as much disarray as his – especially as it’s split between home and office – so here’s what I have to hand and own that pre-dates 1900:
Not very much, I know. I like old books, I just can’t afford them!
After 1900, I’ve a first edition of D’Arcy Wentworth Thompson’s On Growth and Form if that counts for anything.