|Sets out around 12, passes the botanical garden at Dammtor via Sievekingsplatz, (criminal justice building) and Musikhalle, Poolstrasse via Grossneumarkt to the "Michel". In the afternoon, the second-hand bookshop Antiquariat Dörling, St. Petri, St. Jacobi, St. Katharinen and finally St. Nikolai.
In the evening, conversation with Hoppe and Martion, move to a smaller room,
…Grosse Michaeliskirche, …Wahrzeichnis von Hamburg. Went in. Unbelievably awful and functional inside…
First book purchase in Hamburg Then splashed 12 M. odd on Baedekers Deutsches Reich. Geld more & more knapp - first bookshop: And got address of secondhand book shop: Dörling, Speersort.
At night…under kolossal Pferdedecke that woke me up sweating like Judas, and explains German for nightmare being Alp.