Die BBC berichtet von einem Fall einer etwas verspäteten Bücherrückgabe:
Overdue library book returned to school 120 years late
The Microscope and its Revelations, by Dr William B Carpenter, was borrowed by former pupil Professor Arthur Boycott, who attended Hereford Cathedral School between 1886 and 1894.
It was discovered by his granddaughter Alice Gillett.
The school has promised to waive any fines – which based on the rate at Hereford Library of 17p a day, would have amounted to a staggering £7,446. …
Eine Auflistung der bisherigen Ausgaben der Serie: Leicht verspätete Bücherrückgaben … Welche Bibliothek hält den Rekord?