Reflective bookseller Barry Long's books for sale range from 16th century volumes bound in early vellum to 21st century softcovers. Some have polished leather bindings embossed and decorated in gilt by hand tooling.
After 65 years of collecting, his books are for sale on line at Abebooks
But first, as an introduction, please take time if you can, to:
- Read the reflective bookseller's Letter from Gympie
- Browse the reasons why twelve books are selected from 100 topics
- Find new ideas and information from old books
Why is the bookseller reflective? “Because I am given to thought” he replies. " When customers enjoy the experience I encountered reading the same book my job seems the best in the world."