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Scholarly and academic remainders powells books wholesale. I have been working in the remainder and bargain book industry for 40 years, beginning as a remainder buyer at the strand book store in new york, and going on to work with several remainder and overstock wholesalers in purchasing and sales, ending up at book country clearing house in 2004. They typically get the books at a 55% discount, and after taking 15% themselves, they pass the remaining discount on to you. Mckays used books and more buys, sells, and trades in books, movies, music, games, musical instruments, toys, and more. There are companies who buy and distribute remainders. These books are often sold by the pound, and each box contains a variety of different titles that the publisher wants to clear out of their inventory. Search the worlds most comprehensive index of fulltext books.
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