Book 101

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How To: Safely Pack & Ship a Book Shipping Books Unfortunately, we all know what it feels like to receive a damaged package. Between rough handling by shipping carriers to packages sitting out in the elements, parcels can take a real beating.  Nobody wants to see this happen when they ship a book. However, proper packaging can greatly increase the …

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Book Cleaning Tips 8 Ways to (SAFELY) Clean Your Books Safe book cleaning habits are essential to book care, especially when dealing with rare or antiquarian books. Whether you’re a book collector, seller, or casual reader you’ve undoubtedly  come across dusty, dirty, marked up, sticky books. Sometimes these so called “flaws” add character or history to a book but, more often than not, …