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Unscrupulous Dealers and Price Gouging in Seattle? by Stone Mirror (the Great and Terrible)
I own a pristine copy of a volume titled "The Picatrix", published by Ourobouros Press in 2001 in a limited edition of 1000 copies (mine is #331). I'm doing an appraisal of the current value of this book, so I searched Bookfinder to see what was listed there. There are several copies listed,...
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October 7th 15 08:53 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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How to unstick pages? by gr
This seems to be the correct newsgroup to ask this question, please direct me elsewhere if I have chosen incorrectly. I have an equipment manual, printed on semi glossy paper (similar to magazines) and it has gotten wet in the past (and are now completely dry) so that the pages in the center 2/3...
August 31st 04 08:29 PM
by Jon Meyers Go to last post
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Value of old German Bible by drhender
I have a very old German Bible and am interested in finding out its value. Can anyone point me in the right direction? The Bible is a hard cover, leather-bound book, approx. 5" by 8" in size and about 2.5" thick. From the title page: Die Bibel oder die ganze Heilige Schrift des Alten und Neuen...
May 23rd 06 04:23 PM
by Allison Turner- Go to last post
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[FAQ] rec.collecting.books FAQ by Mike Berro
rec.collecting.books FAQ http://www.rcbfaq.com It's been a long time since I clogged up your newsreaders with the whole shebang, so here it is. Happy new year! 1. General Information About REC.COLLECTING.BOOKS a.. 1.1 What is REC.COLLECTING.BOOKS? a.. It is an unmoderated Usenet newsgroup devoted...
December 26th 03 08:18 PM
by Mike Berro Go to last post
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Bookstores Around the World (rec.arts.books) (FAQ) (IMPORTANT UPDATE) by Evelyn Leeper
The bookstore lists have moved! Due to the imminent closing of geocities, the bookstore lists have moved to my new web page as described below. Googling for these locations may not work for a while, since they are new. These lists are available on the Web at:
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December 28th 09 05:51 PM
by Mark Zenier Go to last post
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1954 Encyclopedia Britannica Value by Betemer
Can anyone give me some information about the worth of my 1954 Encyclopedia Britannica 23 volume set? It's almost never been used, and is in good shape. If you can give me any leads on how much it's worth (or where I can get this information) it would be greatly appreciated.
November 11th 04 03:04 AM
by Kris Baker Go to last post
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international collectors library by Kim C
I am interested in book collecting...but am not knowledgable. Can someone tell me what the international collectors library is? Is it worthwhile to pursue a collection of these books?
November 29th 03 12:04 AM
by William M. Klimon Go to last post
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Eaton Press, et al by mdobson
Hi, New to the hobby. :-) I see a lot of books on eBay with the preface "Eaton Press" and "Franklin Library." Are these the modern day version of the Reader's Digest books? Cheers,
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February 1st 06 05:45 AM
by mdobson Go to last post
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All praise to R. Dunaway, Bookseller... by Jerry Morris
Dear Annibale et al, Here's a link to Goldwater discussing the NYC bookshops of the thirties and forties. It's from Ralph Dumain's Autododact Project, and is on my Moi Recommends list. I grew up in New Yorker myself, but didn't start collecting books until I was stationed in England in the late...
July 25th 06 11:55 AM
by Jerry Morris Go to last post
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Meaning of "First Thus" by Art Layton
Please remind me; what does it mean when a bookseller describes a book as "first thus"? Art Layton Stamford CT
August 29th 04 09:59 PM
by Art Layton Go to last post
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how to decide if you really want it by Jack Campin
This is a new one on me. Watching a customer in the shop who seemed undecided about whether he was going to buy something or not (I think it was a vintage Ordnance Survey map). He was standing in the aisle swinging his pocket watch over it - pendulum divination. Seems the pendulum said...
September 23rd 16 07:24 PM
by Jack Campin Go to last post
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rec.collecting.books FAQ by Hardy-Boys.net
rec.collecting.books FAQ http://www.rcbfaq.com It's been a long time since I clogged up your newsreaders with the whole shebang, so here it is. Happy new year! 1. General Information About REC.COLLECTING.BOOKS a.. 1.1 What is REC.COLLECTING.BOOKS? a.. It is an unmoderated Usenet newsgroup devoted...
May 9th 04 08:39 PM
by Hardy-Boys.net Go to last post
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Canada West Magazine by N.L. Barlee by 3roundsaminute
Hello, Does anyone have old back issues of this magazine that they are interested in selling. If so, then I am buying. Best, Greg
August 15th 16 01:24 PM
by Tonepatron Go to last post
4 6,056
Plymouth Publishing Company, New York by Francis A. Miniter
I have a copy of "The Complete Works of Edgar Allan Poe", Plymouth Publishing Company, New York, "Midnight Edition", no date, no copyright information of any kind, 4 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches, flexible red textured faux leather boards, frontispiece with tissue, printed on Nelson india paper, three...
September 12th 16 05:14 PM
by Dean A. James Go to last post
6 5,309
Louis Vuitton monogram denim sunburst bag,LV new handbags springsummer 2010,LV fashion show new bags by daisy
LV new handbags,Louis Vuitton LV spring summer 2010 new bags,replica LV designer bags,knockoff LV monogram denim collections The Louis Vuitton Monogram Denim Collection seems to be launch in Singapore around March and in Paris around 26 february. Runway preparations are being done in a very...
December 15th 10 07:24 AM
by carrol02 Go to last post
1 5,253
Shakespeare collection by satchin
I am new to Newsgroups and book collecting so please bear with me. I have a set of Sakespeare books. The only info on the title page is: (Handy Stratford Edition) - on left corner COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAMSHAKESPEARE Illusrated with Steel Engravings Volume 1 Life Tempest Two Gentlemen of Verona
October 13th 03 02:07 PM
by Jim Go to last post
4 5,083
Alice in Wonderland by [email protected]
I recently received Alice's Adventures in Wonderland illustrated by John Tenniel and published by M.A Donohue and Company 1904 I would like to learn more about the value of this book, if anyone is willing to share any information about it I would sure appreciate it. The overall condition of the...
March 5th 05 03:13 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
4 5,037
Good deed pays off for Louisiana bookseller by Jon Meyers
http://www.slidellsentry.com/articles/2006/02/20/news/news04.txt Slidell Sentry-News Weekend Profile: Jerry Laiche Bookseller's good deed rewarded with first editions By Stephen Maloney St. Tammany News Excerpt:
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March 14th 06 02:24 PM
by William M. Klimon Go to last post
11 4,500
Alexander Raskin: When Daddy was a Little Boy by pravi
Hello All, I have been trying to get this book: When Daddy was a Little Boy by Alexander Raskin and translated by F. Glagoleva. I have searched almost everywhere but with no success. Can someone give me some pointers if they are aware where I can find it? Thanks in advance. Ravi.
June 11th 12 08:03 AM
by iqs Go to last post
4 4,451
Salisbury's Library Book Sale by Francis A. Miniter[_2_]
Not all book sales are created equal. I have mentioned in the past the annual Westport sale which often features books from the libraries of celebrities or New York City book publishers. This weekend, the Town of Salisbury in Connecticut is having a library book sale, and, as many towns do,...
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October 28th 12 10:41 PM
by Pogonip[_2_] Go to last post
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