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Hoax by Fay, Chester and Linklater

Hoax is the story of Clifford Irving’s infamous attempt to fabricate and pass off a Howard Hughes autobiography as the real thing. The authors were Sunday Times journalists, and in similar fashion to Philby, has that 1970s newspaper sensational quality. … Continue reading

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Anatomy of a Secondhand Bookshop Display

I doubt that many people think much about how books are arranged into a display. I lose sleep over it. This here is an in-store display that I set up today from our biography section. I like to arrange combinations that I … Continue reading

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