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Posted November 30, 2010

Often when I go to pick a book from our storage boxes for a sale I'm am shocked by the books in the boxes, my heart goes out to them and I think how can I possibly sell a book as good as that. Surely I should buy more shelves and display this....

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The Paper Hound Bookshop

The Paper Hound Bookshop

344 West Pender St., Vancouver, BC V6B 1T1 CAN 604 428-1344
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The Paper Hound is a brick-and-mortar bookstore in downtown Vancouver, BC, Canada. We don't specialize in one particular kind of book, but we favour the curious, unusual, beautiful, visually arresting, scholarly, bizarre, whimsical, and classical. Open 10 to 7 Sunday - Thursday and 10 to 8 Friday and Saturday.

We are long time book industry professionals, having been new booksellers, publishers, and used booksellers. Our brick-and-mortar shop is at 344 West Pender Street in Vancouver, Canada. Our online and in-store inventories don't completely overlap; please inquire regarding specific titles. Visit us at www.paperhound.ca for more information.

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Edition: Revised edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Talon Books Date published: 1992 ISBN-13: 9780889221253 ISBN: 0889221251

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Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu, HI Date published: 1986 ISBN-13: 9780824810702 ISBN: 0824810708

Description: Very good. Text in English, Chinese. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 112 p. Classics in East Asian Buddhism. Audience: Ch'an buddhism. Read More

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Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Akashic, New York, NY Date published: 2013 ISBN-13: 9789712728242 ISBN: 9712728242

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Binding: Mass-market paperback Publisher: Gallimard-Jeunesse, Paris Date published: 2016 ISBN-13: 9782070466122 ISBN: 2070466124

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Periplus Editions, Singapore Date published: 1998 ISBN-13: 9789625933184 ISBN: 9625933182

Description: Very good in good dust jacket. Light wear top edge of jacket. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 208 p. Audience: Indonesia/Bali. Read More

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Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Modern Language Association of America, New York Date published: 1990 ISBN-13: 9780873525404 ISBN: 087352540X

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Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Arsenal Pulp Press Date published: 2008 ISBN-13: 9781551522371 ISBN: 1551522373

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Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Beringian Books, Whitehorse, Yukon Date published: 1994 ISBN-13: 9780969274469 ISBN: 0969274467

Description: Inscribed on half-title page by author. Trade paperback. Glued binding. 141 p. Audience: Bush pilots/Northern aviation. Read More

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Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: MIT Press (MA), Cambridge Date published: 2003 ISBN-13: 9780262700986 ISBN: 0262700980

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