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You Don’t Have To Monetise Your Joy

You Don’t Have To Monetise Your Joy

That’s the brilliant way that writer Molly Conway puts it, the old advice that bears repeating: When you’re good at something, people will tell you to turn it into your job, but you don’t have to. You probably don’t want to. Doing something for money is very different than doing…

How To Identify, Collect And Sell Rare Books

How To Identify, Collect And Sell Rare Books

Housing Works Bookstore Cafe, one of the U.S’ most famous used bookstores, recently showed off one of its most expensive titles, a first American printing of The Fellowship of the Ring for sale at $5,497. On their Instagram account, they pointed out the telltale signs of this rare printing, including…