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Looking for Books from Tulkens in Brussels

A guest-post and a request for help from Mark R. Godburn, author of “Nineteenth-Century Dust-Jackets” (Private Libraries Association & Oak Knoll Press, 2016).

When the Tulkens bookshop in Brussels closed in 2008, there were thousands of books in storage that were a century or more old but still in new condition. 254 more words

Booksellers

Dust Jackets- Why bother?

As I mentioned in my previous post I’m reading The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy.

The version of the book I have is the all in one hard back edition shown above. 92 more words

Book Discussions

The Happy Hollisters

Just recently I found the last books that I was looking for to complete one of the series of books that I am collecting.

Last June I found… 355 more words

Culture

To Keep or Not to Keep

I’ve been involved in several debates in regards to book life and whatnot. You’ve seen a few of them: e-books versus paper books, Kindle vs. Nook, writing in books vs. 440 more words

Writing