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2015 Bookseller Resource Guide
January/February 2008
Features
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Buy it Now!
The $150 Million Man
Jay Kislak gave the Library of Congress an Americana collection worth $150million.
Such a House As This
A visit to Walt Whitmans house.
The Myth of Ulysses
—The true story of a Matisse-Joyce collaboration.
Chasing Captain Cook
Unraveling a bibliographical mystery.
Columns
Gently Mad
Honoring a forgotten book-cover designer.
Fine MAPS
Mapping a Western utopia.
Fine Presses
Heidi Neilson, neighborhood artist.
Beyond the Basics
Bibliographies, checklists, and catalogs.
How I Got Started
Eleanor Abbeya ninety-year-old map collector.
DEPARTMENTS
Digest
Michael Sharpes new shop, Updikes latest bibliographers, cooking books, and more.
Book Reviews
On The Market
Collecting Los Angeles.
Auction Report
—Dante, the fair sex, golf, and more.
PLUS
Dear Reader
Quotes & Comments
[Read Online]
Catalogs Received
Calendar: Auctions & Fairs
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