So who can forget?

According to Fred Vargas in An Uncertain Place Immanuel Kant had a valet called Lampe whom he dismissed when Lampe asked permission to get married.  Kant then pinned a note on his wall saying: “Remember to forget Lampe.”


Written by glasskey

I am a secondhand and antiquarian bookseller living in France. I have a bookshop in the Cité de l'Ecrit, Montmorillon, near Poitiers. I also sell books on-line through my own website and through various open sites like Abe books, Amazon and Biblio.

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