I am taking part of Books and Cupcakes March photo challenge. Today was: Spine.
I took a photo of the spine of one of my treasured books. It’s a very old copy of Jane Eyre. I don’t know the exact publication date but there is a signature and date in the front that has 1907 on it. So it’s at least that old. Also fascinatingly, there is a clipping of a poem from an old newspaper that the original owner had used as a bookmark. It’s all very mysterious.
The back of the poem: