Lost Continent Books

Mapping the Terrain of Used and Rare Books

Periodical Luck: Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Unnamed Traces of Gregg Press in the Boston Suburbs

The Find Late one evening, sitting at a second hand desk lit by a green-shaded lamp of the kind seen in libraries and law offices, I was perusing Craigslist in … Continue reading

October 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

To Kill A Mockingbird, In Western PA

Listlessly stalking the stacks at the local Goodwill. I had just left the wonderful city of Boston – to see my Brother, the co-editor of this site – and was … Continue reading

September 27, 2013 · 1 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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