David Meeker’s love of books was born while in the Peace Corps in Africa and his only diversion was a book locker full of Hemingway. After collecting for years, and with his children heading to college, David decided to enter the trade as a seller. He established Nick Adams & Co. Rare Books in 1986. Nick Adams & Co. Rare Books operates out of Sacramento, CA, and specializes in Literature, Modern First Editions, Literary Autographs & Manuscripts, Detective Fiction, Hemingway, and Steinbeck. ABAA Member since 1991. Interviewed by Taylor Bowie on October 12, 2008 at the Seattle Antiquarian Book Fair.