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2015 Bookseller Resource Guide
May/June 2006
Features
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A Modest Addition
—Shut down for three years, New York’s Morgan Library is reinvented by architect Renzo Piano.
Most Likely to Succeed
— After Katrina, a book collector’s B & B shelters more than just people.
Blue-Chip Books
— What has the Internet really done to the prices of modern firsts?
The Long Pen of Margaret Atwood
— Will the acclaimed author change book signings forever?
Columns
Gently Mad
— Saved by the book
Fine MAPS
— A bird’s-eye view of America
Fine Presses
— Bieler Press
Beyond the Basics
— Woodcuts and engravings
How I Got Started
Terry Seymour and the Everyman’s Library
DEPARTMENTS
Digest
Scandal in Mexico, Abebooks turns ten, a black bibliophile saves for the future, and more.
Book Reviews
Fine Pick: Margaret Brentano and Nicholson Baker remember The World on Sunday; bookbinding history; and more.
On The Market
Collecting Civil War books
Auction Report
— Highlights of book auctions worldwide
Dear Reader