Sydney Cockerell’s tea parties and book collecting
“He collected friends of all sorts as energetically as he collected books, and many letters from less well-known persons thanking him in near rapture for a tea party or a sight of his manuscripts show that he cared equally for both.”
— M.A.F. Borrie on Sydney Cockerell
(tea parties + rare manuscripts = my kind of guy)
Just a little Sunday-night bookish quoting to get the week off to a good start. What have you been reading, dear readers? Share a snippet, and ideally a bookish one, below!