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We’ve got books; we’ve got books in boxes; we’ve got charts of books, and charts themselves, and manuscripts and documents and prints and broadsides and photographs. I don’t think we’ve ever offered a more diverse bunch of stuff. Hence the title of this list.
To order, email email@example.com. Messages will be answered in the order they’re received. If you’d like to speak to a human, try calling (978) 283-5299 between 12 and 5 pm east coast time. Just like Amazon Prime, Ten Pound Island Book Co. will pay shipping and insurance on orders shipped within the US. The resemblance ends there.
Late note – Or maybe we should call it “mixed up media.” A glitch in WordPress has left pagination, date, and place of publication out of each listing. I’m going to publish it as is for now, and will be available to answer any questions about missing fields. I’m hoping the web guy will come in and clean up my mess in the next couple of days.
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Very nice summer auction in a schnoozy little town on the South Shore. Along with scrimshaw, paintings, and assorted smalls, two whaling logs are on offer. One is accompanied by a portrait of the captain who wrote the log, and by a portrait of his daug … More >>