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The IOBA Standard is the journal of the Independent Online Booksellers Association and covers the book world, with a special focus on the online used, out-of-print, and collectible bookselling markets.


Winter 2007 (Vol. VIII, No. 1)

Table of Contents

  • From the editor

  • Hunting Slobodkin

  • From Clicks to Bricks: A Book Store . . . in HALE, Michigan

  • An Interview with Vic Zoschak of Tavistock Books

  • Globalization vs. Americanization, or, a Book Dealer’s Travels through Portugal

  • Ephemeral Assays: Photo Finish

  • Book Review: Of Bookmen & Printers, by Ward Ritchie

  • A Moving Experience: Abracadabra Bookshop

  • Shirley Dyess of The Dust Jacket, Irving,TX

  • Bronwyn Smith of Dromanabooks, Australia

  • Addendum

  • “Yet More Bookworm Droppings


Eudora Welty and my Eudora Pro email program (which they sort of named after her) remind me of the early days of online bookselling. She was a swell author and warm personality, and Eudora email works

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