Does anyone else have alerts set up on eBay for particular names, items related to particular places, etc?
So far, it's brought me the following with connections to my One Name Study:
- my own book (!)
- books on poodles, archiving, and 'Diana Dors: Only a Whisper Away'
- my cousin's treatise on the ovarian cyst (removal of, 1840s)
- another cousin's retirement as Queen Victoria's Consul in Cairo and associated presentation (recorded in the Gentleman's Magazine)
- a Lott and Walne sawbench!
It's also a great place to find everything from train tickets to postcards of particular places of interest.
Give it a go!