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Books Have Their Fates

by Madeleine B. Stern

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Documents the experiences, origins, and the destinies of 30 rare books which the dealers have acquired and then sent on their way to permanent library homes. Takes its title from the 2nd century Latin poet who said, "Habent sua fata Libelli" (Books have their fate). ( )
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