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Not much to do in weather like this except shovel snow and catalog books. Thus, another maritime list arrives, this one a little sooner than usual, thanks to the aforementioned weather. And, like the aforementioned weather, this list is a “Wintry Mix” (Accuweather’s description for the slop that’s coming down outside my window this afternoon). However, unlike the aforesaid Mix, this list is anything but slop. It contains seventy carefully curated and meticulously described titles, representing a mix of used and rare books, ephemera and manuscripts. On second thought, I think I’ll go skiing.
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Last week we had a Boston Book Fair Committee meeting – seven of us, with several hundred combined years of book fair experience, earnestly discussing the 2017 edition of the ABAA Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair. What were the problems last … More >>