Please, please, let this be true.
According to the most reliable internet news source there is, Buzzfeed News, a professor has purchased a second hand book to replace the book she lost years ago, only to discover that the secondhand book was the lost book.
How serendipitous! That our books have a life of their own and that the wealth of knowledge in them can be shared with others. Because like a fire, the flame doesn’t dim when shared with others!