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Designs for Thames Tunnel Sell for £200,000 at Bonhams Book Sale

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New World Record for Harry Potter First Edition at Bonhams

A first edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone by J K Rowling... read more

Russian America and Polar Exploration: The Martin Greene Library at Christie’s, Dec. 7

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Christie's Books & Manuscripts Sale, Dec. 5

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Singular Private Collection of Fraternal Order Books at National Book Auctions

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George Washington Spy Letter Leads Auction

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2017 Winners of the Paris Photo-Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards

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Exhibition of New Work by Emerging Artists Responding to The Huntington's Collections to Open Nov. 18

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2015 Bookseller Resource Guide
January/February 2003
features
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Buy it Now!
A Day at the Fair
The author of A Gentle Madness takes us inside the world's largest antiquarian book fair.
An Argument for Lying Fallow
The challenges of binding fine press books
Growing Up BOMC
I didn't want Book-of-the-Month Club editions piling up in my house. What would people think?
Seller Beware
Credit card fraud haunts customers, hammers merchants
Write an Essay, Win a Bookstore
For $250 and 250 well-chosen words you, too, could have been a bookseller.
The Day Gary Soto Came to Town
Maybe, by not meeting Gary Soto, we saved my writing career.

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columns and reviews.