And no, they don’t use John’s method of no creases in the spine, or creases if the book is a quarter or less. The Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America is a cool site to begin with, and they have a section on collecting books. Book collecting would be a hobby that I could sink a lot of money in if I let it. All I have to do to fight the urge is to remember John and his daily trips to the HPB stores in the area. And sometimes in other cities…..