Feb. 7, 1996
O for a Book
Today's reading: "O for a Book" by an anonymous author from COME HITHER: A COLLECTION OF RHYMES AND POEMS, published by Alfred Al Knopf.
St. Thomas More was born in London on this day in 1477.
Birthday of Charles Dickens born in Portsmouth, England in 1812.
Author and former slave Frederick Douglass was born in 1817 in Tuckahoe, Maryland.
Birthday of Sir James Murray, first editor of The Oxford English Dictionary, was born in Scotland in 1837.
Author Laura Ingalls Wilder was born in Pepin, Wisconsin in 1867.
Birthday of author Sinclair Lewis, born in Sauk Centre, Minnesota in 1885.
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