[quote author=Raya link=board=6;threadid=132;start=0#633 date=1054383186]<br />Is it just me, or - why is it that second-hand book stores seem to be the only places where one has any chance whatsoever of getting Greek texts? ::)<br />[/quote]<br /><br />History. Once the classics were required in many schools, now they're not much. Lucky for us a lot of the old required reading texts make their ways to used bookstores.<br /><br />
<br />Then again, I love old books: the worn covers, the yellowed pages, the wormholes... they have *character*!<br />
<br /><br />I agree. Unfortunately sometimes they start to fall apart. In the past there wasn't much I could do about it. These days a text in danger of falling apart is sent to Jeff to scan and add to the textkit collection.