Used, Rare & Collectible Books | Village Lights BookstoreAs of 1 January , we are now closed for the winter and will re-open when the weather breaks in mid to late March. Customers having placed on-line orders may still make arrangements to pick them up, of course, but no browsing appointments until the spring. A friendly reminder that while we do our best to accommodate drop-in visits, we highly recommend that you schedule your visit at least 24 hours in advance if at all possible. The Saucony Book Shop, located near Kutztown, Pennsylvania, the heart of scenic rural Berks County, epicenter of Pennsylvania German folk culture our shop specialty , offers a full range of gently used, rare, and antiquarian books, with many volumes of scholarly merit and an unabashed emphasis on the quaint, the curious, and the utterly obscure. We make no attempt to be a general-service book shop. Our inventory is highly selective, individually chosen with discerning readers and collectors in mind from among the hundreds of thousands of books to which we have access annually at auctions, library and estate sales, and through individual scouts and vendors.
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A few weeks ago we quietly released an exciting new feature for viaLibri. You can now sort results by the date they were put up for sale. This is a change that a lot of people have asked for in the past, and we think it will be very useful for a lot of people. For some sites we know exactly when an item was put up for sale, while for others we can pin it down to a 24 hour period. The results may also be a bit patchy if your search returns a large number of results.
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Allow us to be a resource for you as you work to build your collection. Collectors know firsthand how important it is to recognize the terminology used in descriptions of books for sale. After all, no one wants to be bamboozled because they failed to understand just what they were buying. Of course, the process of printing and publishing a book has many steps, and when it comes to collecting rare books, the pre-publication material can be as valuable if not more so than the actual book. For example, what do you know about Advanced Reading Copies? What are the terms to distinguish these unique collectible items?