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15th Century Bookshop owner

 
 
On 31 May 2012 at 10:13am Dave wrote:
Tristan the Owner of the 15th Century Bookshop passed away on Tuesday.
Condolences to his family, that is such a great shop.
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On 31 May 2012 at 10:16am brixtonbelle wrote:
That is very sad. He was one of the first people we spoke to in Lewes and was very kind to our kids. He even managed to convince them that the large stuffed lion in the upstairs window belonged to Elton John (that may be true, I don't know) !
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On 31 May 2012 at 6:03pm Clifford wrote:
Sad news. What a nice bloke he was.
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On 1 Jun 2012 at 5:19pm Sussex Jim wrote:
Tristan was a great guy. A real character, not afraid to speak his mind. A real Englishman, even though he was French. I will miss him.
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On 1 Jun 2012 at 6:24pm Old drinker wrote:
What a lovely chap! He will be missed!
 
 
On 4 Jun 2012 at 2:35pm Coops wrote:
I remember being in the Black Horse one Saturday night many years ago. Sunday horseracing had only just started but the bookies weren't allowed to open. He wanted to back a horse called Piccolo for the next day but didn't know how to do it. I didn't know him and never spoke to him but whenever I saw him I'd say "Piccolo! Piccolo! I want to back Piccolo" to myself in his French accent!


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Ugh, you give TP an inch and he takes a mile with eugenics and other wackadoodle stuff. I do sense though that the power is... more
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