I wasn’t sure why she didn’t want it, but I was delighted to have it.
这里的 delight 这个词，觉得用的很妙，维妙维肖形容了Ann拿到书雀跃的心情。
It’s pages are yellowed and crumbling, and the table of contents needs to be taped down. The edges of the cover are frayed and the cloth binding is unravelling.
break or fall apart into small fragments, especially as part of a process of deterioration.
undo (twisted, knitted, or woven threads).