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In the first half of the 14th century the intellectually curious began seeking out texts of classical authors. Whatever the occasion, get ready to cosy up and embrace the art of hygge. Oliver (Wellington: Bridget Williams Books, 1992),33. 52 The Wellillgtoll AIII/allac/.:, Directory, Calmdar and DimyfOr the Year 1870, 7l. 53 The We/lingtoll /1/lI/anar/.:, DirectolY, Calelldar IIlId Dimy/or the Year 1873,99; The We/lillgtoll /Ill1/allac/.:, DirertolY, Calelldllr and Dill/y/or the Yellr 18S0, 232, The Wellillgtoll AIII/allac/.:, DirertolY, Calendar alld Dimy /01' the Year 1883, 163, The Wellillgtoll /11I1/allac/.:, DimtolY, Calel/dar and Dimy /01' the Year 1889 (Wellington: "The New Zealand Times," 1889),230. 54 Pat Sargison, "Mary Taylor," in The Boo/.: オセ」nェッ Zealalld WOII/ell, [(0 [(ui Ma Te [(allpapa, eel.

Death by the Book (A Jack Susko Mystery)

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After a life spent dreaming about return, and in his fiction, trying to imagine the truth of his lost father, The Return is Hisham Matar coming face to face with reality—or trying to—but finding it to be as ambiguous and depthless as any novel, an ocean without a floor." Once I finished reading it, however, I was so stimulated—because it was half about all the little experiences, kindnesses, and bookish influences that went into the creation of such a bookseller—but another of the copies is not only signed but includes the author’s corrections “so noted on last page.” From the description though it appears it’s hardcover, probably the author’s personal bound copy, probably missing the original front wrap, so I’m up in the air, but will decide before this comes out.

Reflections and comments

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These special offers are also subject to further terms and conditions and may change without prior notice. Demographics also conspire against these specialist shops. Because the chance of finding a buyer with a set lacking the exact volume or volumes is remote, single volumes or incomplete sets of multivolume works generally have little appeal to booksellers, collectors, or librarians. It’s also clear that this store is an integral part of the fabric of this neighborhood.

The Bookman's Tale: A Novel of Obsession

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This growth may have occurred partly because their size gives them the clout to get special deals. Nevertheless, we sell several hundred books per week for our booksellers, and these numbers are rising steadily. He has his own chair and always wants the same questions answering—have we got any books on pigs, traction engines or the First World War? Occasionally the scriptorium was a single large room. It then moved to The Strand around 1900 (where it was renamed The Bible and Book Shop) and on to Irongate before finishing up in its present location in Queens Street.

The evolution of the bookstore

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For those looking for more about the pictured wildlife, Phyllis Root includes fascinating facts and information on the state�s ecosystems and the plants and animals that make their homes there. Grandson of George Crosby (the protagonist of Tinkers), Charlie inhabits the same dynamic landscape of New England, its seasons mirroring his turbulent emotional odyssey. Top floor: a huge array of non-fiction with large art, history, science and philosophy sections.

Mason Locke Weems,: His works and ways. In three volumes.

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With Laurel Poetry Collective, Su published books and broadsides for ten years. IndieBound is our umbrella independent campaign, where we help promote healthy high streets, shopping local and the benefits that a diverse high street - with a bookshop at its heart of course! - can deliver to a community. A temple column with a message carved on it is not a book. Bookshops should participate in national book fairs and book exhibitions. The nerd Wiz, the loser Riley, the skaters Mouse and Mattheson who want to hook-up with the girl.

Santa, Baby

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He was the epitome of the level-headed humanist. On one day in March, along with a fine lot of natural history, he bought a fine copy of the first edition of Walden and a copy of Thoreau’s Cape Cod in literally new condition, so fresh that it might have been kept in cotton batting from the day of publication. These aren’t metaphorical doors: these real, wooden doors are the entrance to our new store in Seattle’s University Village. … Amazon Books is a store without walls – there are thousands of books available in store and millions more available at Amazon.com.

A Book for every American home: A book for every household

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Shelf space is at a premium for most independent bookshops, and so devoting valuable display and shelf space to heavily promoted books, that are on sale at a discounted price elsewhere, may not be the wisest move for the smaller stores. Coffee concessions don't really deliver that. Brimming with the vivid prose and historical research that has won Robert Hicks recognition as a "master storyteller" (San Francisco Chronicle). B&N has been trying to overhaul their e-commerce, and it isn't going too well.

The Ghost and the Dead Deb (Haunted Bookshop Mystery)

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President’s riff on the definition of “is” while being questioned about his Oval Office dalliances, I am nonetheless impressed with the creative thinking employed by these sellers, and I do not disagree with them. Jonathan Ball was announced as Publisher of the Year for 2008, while Cape Town’s The Book Lounge collected the Independent Bookseller of the Year award – for the second year running – and Berlut Books the Independent Publisher of the Year award.

Sophia House

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