Kilmansegg rhymes with leg

One of my tasks at work is handling the damaged books (we get a lot), directing them to the librarians whose task it is to decide whether we replace, repair or discard a given item. This week, I found a gem: Miss Kilmansegg and her precious leg: a golden legend. Published circa 1870 the story tells the tale of a young woman whose greed is so great that when she loses her leg in an Continue Reading →