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Always call to confirm all information before heading out as information is subject to change. Do you have a book collection that has consumed every bit of shelf space you have, and you need to unload. Our more than four hundred members hail from an impressively diverse array of backgrounds. Since 1970, our retail store in hyde park, near the university of chicago, has specialized in academic and scholarly books in the fields of ancient and medieval. Abaa membership is a privilege extended only to those booksellers who have demonstrated the highest levels of professionalism, ethics, and expertise in the trade.
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