Back from Rolduc…

We’re back from Rolduc and I am reliving our adventure by looking at the hundreds of photo’s I took, with an abbey beer in my hand (I can absolutely recommend the beer at Rolduc!). We are still in the process of data collection, and with all the fragments and annotations …

We found treasure…!

So by now our first day of ‘treasure hunting’ in Rolduc is over. All I can say is: we found some really amazing things! Old manuscript fragments, interesting information on the provenance of the books… When you’re holding a book and a little bit of medieval handwriting peeps out..! As …

Bookish links

Often I run across interesting blog posts or news items on the internet, so I figured I could share them once in a while. Little Free Libraries are taking root on lawns “Todd Bol wanted to honor his mother, a former teacher and book lover who died a decade ago. …