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Posted December 10, 2016

Established in 1978, Riverrun was purchased in 2016 by Tom Lecky, former head of Christie's New York book department, and an auction veteran with over 25 years of experience in the field. Riverrun is  an open retail store with about 30,000....

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Riverrun Books & Manuscripts

Rare and antiquarian books & literary manuscripts of all periods, with an emphasis on literary first editions, signed & inscribed books, travel & exploration, and Americana.

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