1. uispeccoll:

libraryjournal:

myimaginarybrooklyn:

“I wear the chains I forged in life.”

Jacob Marley’s gonna getcha! (Does that candle flame have a face?)

Very interesting how different each copy is due to the hand coloring!!  You can see the University of Iowa’s copy here and a detail of Scrooge’s face here

Why the library community on Tumblr is the absolute best, exhibit A.

    uispeccoll:

    libraryjournal:

    myimaginarybrooklyn:

    “I wear the chains I forged in life.”

    Jacob Marley’s gonna getcha! (Does that candle flame have a face?)

    Very interesting how different each copy is due to the hand coloring!!  You can see the University of Iowa’s copy here and a detail of Scrooge’s face here

    Why the library community on Tumblr is the absolute best, exhibit A.

  2. myimaginarybrooklyn:

“I wear the chains I forged in life.”

Jacob Marley’s gonna getcha! (Does that candle flame have a face?)

    myimaginarybrooklyn:

    “I wear the chains I forged in life.”

    Jacob Marley’s gonna getcha! (Does that candle flame have a face?)

  3. One Thing You Don’t Know About Dickens

    laphamsquarterly:

    @LaphamsQuart Named Benedict Cumberbatch from the grave. #10thingsyoudontknowaboutdickens

    — Aidan Flax-Clark (@flaxclark) February 7, 2012

    According to LQ, Cumberbatch joins the ranks of great Dickens names: Turveydrop, Sweedlepipe, Chuzzlewit, Pecksniff.