In Ithaca NY, there’s a “famous” twice-a-year used book sale. The Friends of Thompkins Library convince local book lovers to donate about a zillion books and then sell them to other book lovers for peanuts. This generates revenues for the library because there’s an incredible volume of books, magazines, comics and calendars that change hands. A guy like me, who loves old mysteries, men’s adventure paperbacks and comic-related books can always stumble across treasures at this sale for just a buck or two.
They are always treasures to be found in “them thar hills”. Continue reading “With Further Ado #044: Treasures… from a Used Book Sale”