The horrible murders at the offices of Charlie Hebdo, the French satirical weekly, inspired international discussions on a range of topics: the causes of such extremism and how to combat it; the place of free speech in civil society; how people of varying religions and ethnicities can learn to live with each other; the role and history of satire; and (slightly heartening from a bookseller's perspe... [more]

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On Your Marks, Get Set…

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I've always enjoyed the international nature of the book trade. Buying books from all over the world, and selling them to collectors all over world: what could be better than that? Livres sans fronti√... [more]

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About ABAA

The Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA) is a trade association of rare booksellers that was formed 60 years ago. We have 450 members who specialize in books in all fields, as well as maps, prints, documents and autographs. While our members sell, buy, and appraise books and printed matter, our staff can assist you with finding a bookseller and with other trade-related matters.