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Michael Popek
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I'm giving away this little matched set of ten antiquarian books, "The Best of the World's Classics." 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 ...
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This book has a purple, green and orange dj with white lettering on the front and spine, and cover illustrations. Book is in very good condition with light wear; jacket is in very good condition with light rubbing, wear and s...
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Beautiful set (The Connoisseur Edition) bound in 3/4 green morocco, marbled boards, raised bands, gilt decorated spine. Illustrated with color plates and black and white engravings. Pages are very clean and crisp. Spine lea...
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I'm giving away this copy of "Great Expectations" by Charles Dickens. It was published by The Easton Press as part of the "100 Greatest Books Ever Written Collection." It's bound in full leather with four raised bands, gilt on all edges, silk bookmark and more. A fine copy.
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This book has a green and purple hard cover with a wraparound color illustration and orange and yellow cover lettering. This is No. 302 in a series by Rand McNally; it retells one of Baum's beloved Oz stories for younger rea...
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Photograph, it appears as if it was taken on a rooftop. No writing on reverse. Found in "The Secret Garden & The Little Princess" by Frances Hodgson Burnett. Published by Reader's Digest, 2009. -Click to enlarge photos-. at 8/16/2016. Labels: Photo.
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Recipe for "Jumbo Sauce" -. 8 lbs. crabapples, chopped 6 lbs sugar 2 oranges (with rind) chopped 1 lb. raisins chopped. Mix all together and cook well. Found in "The Boston Cooking School Cook Book" by Fannie Merritt Farmer. Published by Little, Brown, 1929. -Click to enlarge photos-.
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I found it in a book way back in 2009, and its little head has become something of a Forgotten Bookmarks mascot. Here is today's find: Same design, different optometrist. Found in "Murder Twice Told" by Donald Hamilton. Published by Dell, 1950. -Click to enlarge photos-. at 8/22/2016.
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This antique hardcover Wee Little Willie's Story Book is bound in textured black boards with bright gilt spine lettering and etched designs on the front cover. Some cover soil, edgewear; some soil/browning within, foxing, own...
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This first edition of famed culinary writer Fisher's debut novel has a tan illustrated dj with black lettering on the front and spine. Book itself is clean and tight; minor soil to page edges, minor edgewear; jacket has very ...
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Book of matches from Lee's Hawaiian Islander Restaurant, Lyndhurst, New Jersey. Found in "Catastrophe Theory" by Alexander Woodcock and Monte Davis. Published by Dutton, 1978. -Click to enlarge photos-. at 8/17/2016. Labels: Misc.
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BANTAM A 1262. Vonnegut's first book, later printed as 'Player Piano.' Generally clean with very little wear. Mild page toning. 312 pages. Size: 4"X7" Utopia 14 (Player Piano) Kurt Vonnegut Bantam Books, 1954 First Bantam ...
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Introduction
I run a little bookshop in central NY.
Education
  • Bennington College
    Literature and Writing, 1999
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Bookseller, blogger, author
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  • Popeks Books
    Owner, present
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