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Michael Popek
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Attended Bennington College
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This is a collection of personal descriptions and interviews of American authors and their homes. Includes notable writers such as John Burroughs, William Dean Howell, John Fiske, Andrew Carnegie, Brander Matthews and more. I...
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"As contained in the Old and New Testaments, from the creation of the world to the full establishment of Christianity; containing a clear, and comprehensive account of every remarkable transaction recorded in the sacred scrip...
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Christmas card. Found in "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through The Looking Glass" by Lewis Carroll. Published by Henry Altemus, copyright page missing, circa 1900. -Click to enlarge photos-. at 7/26/2016. Labels: Card · Post a Comment · Older Post Home. Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom).
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I'm giving away these ten vintage kid's books this week. To enter, leave a comment below. You can also enter on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or via email. I will gather up all the entries and select a winner at random tomorrow morning at 10:00 AM Eastern Time. Good luck!
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Beautiful black leather-bound book with gilt decoration and lettering.Marbled endpapers. All edges gilt. Some light scuffs, especially at corners and near hinges. Slightly toned pages. Gift inscription. Mrs. Rundlell Charl...
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Found this adorable bookplate in "The Home Garden Handbooks: Gladiolus" by F.F. Rockwell. Published by Macmillan, 1947. -Click to enlarge photos-. at 7/20/2016. Labels: Bookplates · Post a Comment · Older Post Home. Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) · Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, ...
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I'm giving away these ten matched classics this week. To enter, just leave a comment below. You can also enter on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or via email. I will gather up all the entries and select a winner at random tomorrow morning at 10:00 AM Eastern. Good luck! -Click to enlarge photos-.
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Dear Friend, I beg to thank you very much for your pretty card. I sent you a Japan news papers and which I beg of you to accept from. I will send you some Japan fairy tales if you send me a few United States fairy tales. I hope too that you will soon write to me. Your loving friend.
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Small card from the Peerless Vending and Weighing Machine. This card features Betty Grable on one side, and the user's weight and fortune on the other (139 pounds as of July 28, unknown year, and "YOU believe in fair play and in giving the other person an equal chance")
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This book is part of the International Scientific Series and looks at the origins of cultivated plants. Book is in good condition with usual ex-library markings, sticker remnant,tanned page, foxing, removed front endpaper, we...
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This is an indispensable collection of the poetry of Walt Whitman selected and with notes by Mark Van Doren. Very scarce. Book is in good to very condition with light wear, light spotting to the top page edge, faded spine, an...
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Capital Idea. For #ThrowbackThursday, I'm dusting off this photo I first posted on the blog in 2009: If you're curious, it's Ford Galaxie. "We've Got Ideas" - 11/30/2009 -Click to enlarge photos-. at 7/21/2016 · Post a Comment · Older Post Home. Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom).
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Introduction
I run a little bookshop in central NY.
Education
  • Bennington College
    Literature and Writing, 1999
Work
Occupation
Bookseller, blogger, author
Employment
  • Popeks Books
    Owner, present
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Gender
Male