Lost Continent Books

Mapping the Terrain of Used and Rare Books

Man Rummages Through Moldy Barn, Discovers Rare Colonial Academic Texts

Or, Why I Now Have A Collection of Academic Texts About Rhodesian Colonial History One hand clasped on the wheel, the other gripping a warm iced-tea sweating condensation.  Tense, bumper-to-bumper … Continue reading

September 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Bookstores of Western Massachusetts

Over the last year I have had wonderful occasion to visit Western Massachusetts for several days at a time, relaxing on the apple farm with my lovely and talented girlfriend … Continue reading

July 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Progressive Books, Conservative Bookstores

What does politics have to do with books?  Everything. Since before the printing press, paper has carried the ideologies and Utopian dreams of radicals and reactionaries alike.  From monastic treatises … Continue reading

July 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Bookstore Map

The Bookstore Map is, much like the rest of this page, both a resource and autobiographical artifact.  It documents the bookstores that we visit and their standout features.  Featured books … Continue reading

July 1, 2013 · 1 Comment

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