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2015 Bookseller Resource Guide
January/February 2008
Features
cover
Buy it Now!
The $150 Million Man
—Jay Kislak gave the Library of Congress an Americana collection worth $150 million. 
Such a House As This
—A visit to Walt Whitman’s 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 Abbey—a ninety-year-old map collector.
DEPARTMENTS
Digest
Michael Sharpe’s new shop, Updike’s 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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