Christopher P. Stephens, Bookman

Chris Stephens has been a book dealer since 1965 - earlier if you count childhood buying and selling.

Stephens has sold major collections to university libraries all over the world. He has operated appealing bookstores in Mt. Carroll, Illinois, Hastings on Hudson, NY and several in NYC, NY. He is a wholesale dealer to other bookstores all over the world.

Chris loves books.

Stephens now maintains a lively internet operation out of his new home in Scranton, PA.

Wednesday, July 1, 2009

Peter Howard

August 1975

Peter Howard is shown here with his famous book mobile. In the 1970s Howard drove this volkswagen bus, stopping in bookstores at crossroads and out of the way corners as well as metropolitan centers all over the continent.
Peter Howard's bookstore, Serendipity, is a literary landmark in Berkeley California.

Serendipity homepage
The Berkeley Daily Planet review

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