Nov 2, 2007

Sold sepearately

Nancy Morris got a fresh pack of white, circle stickers. She peeled a new one off, held it on her thumb, and stuck it on the corner of a brown, hardback book.

"Should these be sold separately, or as a set?" she asked.

Grant Wainscott, the book expert in the rare-book room of the annual Friends of the Georgia Archive's book sale, was flipping through a children's book about gnomes.

"Uhhhhhhh," he said. "I'm thinking separately. I don't think it's a complete set, so ... let's mark them separately."

Morris shook her ball point pen, like maybe it was running out of ink, and wrote "$25" on the sticker.

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