Re: RARA-AVIS: Sad news for Londoners

From: davezeltserman (
Date: 15 Jan 2009

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    How can future used books exist if new book sales diminish?

    I was shocked yesterday walking around Brookline on Harvard Street to see Barnes and Nobles gone. If there was one town around Boston where you would think a bookstore would be supported, it would be Brookline.


    --- In, "jacquesdebierue"
    <jacquesdebierue@...> wrote:
    > Pity. I think used books are one of the sectors that will do well
    > during the collapse and afterwards. The number of new books published
    > and bought will likely be greatly reduced, so used books have a
    > comparative advantage (they're cheaper and they exist).
    > Best,
    > mrt

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