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The King's English : adventures of an independent bookseller

Author: Betsy Burton
Publisher: Layton, Utah : Gibbs Smith, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Betsy Burton, one of the owners of The King's English Bookshop in Salt Lake City, Utah, shares anecdotes from throughout the history of the store, discussing employees, author visits, and the joys and challenges of running an independent bookstore, and including reading lists in a range of subject areas.
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Betsy Burton
ISBN: 9781586856878 1586856871 1423601246 9781423601241
OCLC Number: 56590990
Description: x, 302 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: From such rude beginnings --
A fine fiction --
Friendly persuasion --
D is for death --
Partners in hell (and heaven): a one-sided discussion --
A blizzard of one --
Keepers at the gate --
A sense of place --
A far cry from Kensington --
Harry Potter and the new millennium.
Responsibility: Betsy Burton.
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Betsy Burton, one of the owners of The King's English Bookshop in Salt Lake City, Utah, shares anecdotes from throughout the history of the store, discussing employees, author visits, and the joys and challenges of running an independent bookstore, and including reading lists in a range of subject areas.

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