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Biography of George Washington by James A. Harrison

In honor of George Washington’s Birthday, observed in the United States on Monday, February 15, 2016, click here to for information on a rare 1906 biography about our nation’s first president.

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WSU Press to Digitize 59 Out-of-Print Titles

The Wayne State University Press recently announced a plan to digitize 59 out-of-print titles on Jewish and regional subjects. Please click here for more information.

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Printed & Bound, February 2016

We are pleased to present the latest edition of Printed & Bound, a newsletter produced by our past president, Paula Jarvis. Please click here for the February 2016 issue. You can find earlier issues of Printed & Bound as well as issues … Continue reading

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Rare Book Exhibit at LTU

Mark your calendars for the Book Club of Detroit’s members-only viewing of a rare book exhibit on loan from The Remnant Trust at Lawrence Technological University. Saturday, January 23, 4:30 p.m. Lawrence Technological University University Technology and Learning Center Gallery … Continue reading

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The Corfu Reading Society

The Corfu Reading Society, ca., is the oldest literary club in Greece. For more information: 120, Kapodistriou Street 49100 Kerkyra, Ionian Islands, Greece Tel.: +30 26610 39528, 44165 Fax: +30 26610 27277 E-mail:info@anagnostikicorfu.com http://www.anagnostikicorfu.com/index.asp

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First International Colin Wilson Conference

The First International Colin Wilson Conference will be held on July 1, 2016, at the University of Nottingham. Colin Wilson was a prolific English writer of books including The Outsider (1956) and The Occult: A History (1971). For more information on … Continue reading

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Printed & Bound, October 2015

We are pleased to present the latest edition of Printed & Bound, a newsletter produced by our past president, Paula Jarvis. Please click here for the October 2015 issue. You can find earlier issues of Printed & Bound as well as issues … Continue reading

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Robert K. Jones, 1937-2015

With sadness, we announce the death of our immediate past-president, Robert K. Jones, who led our club from 2011 to 2013. His presence and devotion to the Book Club of Detroit will be missed. Please click here for funeral information. … Continue reading

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Detroit Public Library Friends Foundation Summer 2015 Used Book Sale

The Detroit Public Library Friends Foundation Summer Used Book Sale will be held Thursday, August 20 through through Saturday, August 22 at the Main Library, 5201 Woodward Avenue, in the A-level basement.  Hours are Thursday 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Friday 10:00 … Continue reading

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2015 Detroit Art Book Fair

The 3rd annual Detroit Art Book Fair will be held on Saturday, October 17, and Sunday, October 18, 2015 at Trinosophes, 1464 Gratiot Avenue, in Detroit’s Eastern Market. For more information, click here.

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