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In Praise of Good Bookstores by Jeff Deutsch

Deutsch, director of Chicago’s Seminary Co-op Bookstores, offers an eloquent and inspiring paean to the community bookstore … A deeply read and engaging guide, Deutsch presents the bookstore as “a necessary part of the habitat of a lively intelligence in touch with the world” and observes that a good bookstore must not only understand the many needs of its customers but must also provide the conditions for discovery. Read more

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