In a small loft on Perry Street in the West Village lives Madeline Kripke and her extraordinary 20,000-volume dictionary collection. Kripke’s collection is world-class: Jesse Sheidlower, Editor at Large of the Oxford English Dictionary, has described it as “a better library than the Library of Congress.”
Read more: http://www.mhpbooks.com/madeline-kripkes-incredible-dictionary-collection/
Thanks, as always, to John Riley of Gabriel Books for providing ATG Quirkies!
Leah was appointed Executive Director of the Charleston Conference in 2017, and has served in various roles with the Charleston Information Group, LLC, since 2004. Prior to working for the conference, she was Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions for the College of Charleston for four years. She lives in a small town near Columbia, SC, with her husband and two kids where they raise a menagerie of farm animals.