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This Website is for Book Lovers
of all Stripes and Persuasions.
 

Here you can find out about our organization and related information on book collecting. To learn when our next meeting will be held: see Meetings/Special Events, and other book-related activities at Calendar of Events. There is an extensive list of Web links under Websites for Bibliophiles, and a list of some of our favorite places to find books at Book Shop Finder. To catch up on what the Florida Bibliophile Society has been up to, check out Newsletters, where selections of our publication can be downloaded.

 
Enjoy your visit,
and let us hear from you.

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WHAT IS A BIBLIOPHILE?

bookrow.jpgThe genus bibliophile is hard to define. He is a book lover, a collector and omnivorous reader of books and bookseller's catalogs; he may also be a book scout, or a scholar or a librarian. He may be mad about typography and fine paper. He/she may not know the properties of a hypotenuse or the nature of a silicon chip, but in the end, his/her tombstone will read, simply, BIBLIOPHILE. A lovely word.

— William Targ
Abacus Now , New York, 1984


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“The Harrer Collection
of Books about Books
~ A Special Presentation
by Lee J. Harrer”

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 Sunday, April 27th, 2014. 1:30pm

University of Tampa Library

 401 W. Kennedy Blvd.
Tampa, Florida

  With Table Display of Rare & Special Books

DETAILS HERE



For more information about the
Florida Bibliophile Society
contact the Website coordinator at
carlnudi@netscape.net