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The 11 Most Popular Out-Of-Print Books

Posted 08.23.2012 | Books has released an annual report ranking the most popular out-of-print books of the year. An out-of-print book is exactly what it soun...

Saving a Theater With Film: Julia Marchese's Fight for the New Beverly

Michael Varrati | Posted 07.18.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Varrati

Movies are big affairs, and because of this, so too are the screens on which they are meant to be seen.

2011's 10 Most Wanted Out-Of-Print Books

Posted 10.29.2011 | Books keeps track of the most looked for out-of-print books in the United States. The following is a list of the 10 most sought after books f...

Will The Oxford English Dictionary Never Be Printed Again?

Telegraph | Alastair Jamieson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The dictionary's owner, Oxford University Press (OUP), said the impact of the internet means OED3 will probably appear only in electronic form....

Google Books: Why Is The Settlement Stalled Six Years After Publishers Reach Agreement?

CNET | Tom Krazit | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

At this point, Google and the Authors Guild must feel like they are in a James Joyce novel. The Google Books case drags on with no hint of when the s...

Sidewalks Of New York: Where You Find The Most Interesting Used Books

Amy Hertz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Amy Hertz

I am constantly on the lookout for what people are reading in public, because every month we compile a feature updating you on what we've spotted bein...

Germany Keeps Hitler Out Of Print

The New York Times | Nicholas Kulish | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

MUNICH -- In Germany, an author is granted an ironclad copyright for 70 years after his death, apparently even if he is subsequently regarded as one o...

What Women Publish: How Miss Pettigrew Came to Live Another Day

Chauncey Zalkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Chauncey Zalkin

Here are outtakes from my conversation with the smart and funny-as-hell woman who started and runs Persephone Books. Without her, Miss Pettigrew would literally not have lived to see another day.