New York, July 2012
A XVIth Century book held in the National Library of Sweden's collection features a "sixfold dos-a-dos binding," meaning that the book could be opened in six different ways to reveal six different texts ("devotional texts printed in Germany during the 1550s and 1570s,including Martin Luther, Der kleine Catechismus"), with the hinges doubling as latches.
Jamie Carragher has dismissed claims that anyone could have gone in and done the job Ole Gunar Solskjaer has done. Solskjaer has turned Man United's fortunes around having won six out of six.
MARTIN SAMUEL AT WEMBLEY: The word is that Man United’s players are very keen on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer getting the job, permanently. If so, they are going the right way about it.
Lin-Manuel Miranda was headed on vacation and wanted a book to read. No escapist beach reading for him, the Broadway composer-writer-performer picked up a historical biography: “Alexander Hamilton” by Ron Chernow. The rest, as they say, is history. As Orlando awaits the Jan. 22 arrival of a touring
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