Geeking out in London

I have been doing some traveling the past few months. In April I went to London with friends. Our main purpose was L’Arc~en~Ciel’s concert, as London was one of the stops on their world tour. But clearly we ended up doing more than that! So here is a bit of …

Bookish links.. part 2

I wasn’t intending to abandon this blog like I did, oops. Anyway, there is never-ending fascinating, funny or unbelievable information out there on the web about books. Here is part 2 of the Bookish links! This time: blogs on Tumblr! Bookshelf Porn Porn for book lovers. When you see it …

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 …