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Roy Vernon Sowers: A Life in Rare Books

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Roy Vernon Sowers ("he neither used nor permitted any abbreviation of the name") was a legendary figure in the antiquarian book worldor, to be precise, worlds. A Canadian whose first shop, in the mid-1920s, was a Mecca for Toronto collectors and writers, Sowers later settled in southern California. There he dealt rarities to the emerging carriage trade and subsequently wor ...more
Paperback, 93 pages
Published April 7th 1997 by Subway Books
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