Linwood Respess, Jr.
Linwood Respess was introduced to the world of rare books in 1979, while he was a graduate student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. By the following year he had opened up a shop of his own. In 1981, Lin was joined in his rare book venture by his wife Tucker and L & T Respess Books was born. L & T Respess Books operates out of Northampton, MA and specializes in Rare Americana, Southern Americana, English & American Literature, Hunting & Fishing, Manuscripts, Ephemera, and General Antiquarian books. ABAA Member since 1987. Interviewed by Michael Ginsberg at the New York International Antiquarian Book Fair.