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2015 Bookseller Resource Guide
July/August 2005
Features
cover
Buy it Now!
Painted Words
— An unexpected treasure trove of books on the walls of a museum
The Return of Conan
— The pulp-fiction character helps revive a town.
Gekoski and Me
— How the book business really works
— Brick-and-mortar auction houses head to cyberspace.
Columns
Online Exclusive
Gently Mad
— Just the right word. Breon Mitchell's 2,000 dictionaries and the book from Hitler's library that started it all.
Fine Presses
— Flying Fish Press
Beyond the Basics
— Pen-and-ink facsimiles
How I Got Started
Ann Montanaro pops up.
departments
Digest
Arion Press, Jasper Fforde on great libraries, Mark Twain’s secret, and more.
Catalog Review
Offerings from booksellers
Auction Report
— Highlights of book auctions worldwide