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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


From the editor

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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