The Book Nook – links

My favorite 2nd hand book “network”

www.bookfinder.com the first place to look

www.alibris.com

www.abe.com

www.amazon.com a favorite, since payment can be made to more than one seller

www.bn.com

www.bookbase.com/home a new find, let me know what you think of bibliofile bookbase’s offerings

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book sale

Shops with online shopping too

www.strandbooks.com don’t know which is better, a visit or an online look; in NYC

www.powells.com in Portland, Oregon

www.persephonebooks.co.uk check out their persephonepost blog; in London

www.monroestreetbooks.com in Middlebury, VT

nicholashoare.com – check out their recommendations “Notes at Random”; once, there were shops in Montreal, Toronto, Ottawa; alas no more! Only Toronto remains come 2013. And now it’s 2015. All Gone! even the old website: it and Nicholas have retired.

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Online & Book Blogs

oxfamwilmslow.wordpress.com/, I LOVE Oxfam BookVolunteer‘s choices, thoughts, and persistence; books were all for sale – if captured quickly – but mainly listed here for the fun of the perusing. NOW: memories – the site still available, but it’s come to an end too.

www.basbleu.com their catalogue is half of the fun on this site; online or paper editions

newbooksmag a blog/magazine dedicated to book news

Restful Repositories Apartment Therapy features 10 Charming Home libraries

The Book Jam Blog – “matching the perfect book with the descriminating reader”; based around Vermont’s own Norwich Bookstore

Slightly Foxed – a London bookshop: new books, used books and reprints (their own imprint), and even a book quarterly. Gotta LOVE it!slightly foxed

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The “Lists” of Others

www.buildinghistory.org/books/primary.shtml

http://www.british-fiction.cf.ac.uk/guide/anecdotalsources.html

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Social History websites

http://www.regencyhistory.net/

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