The Great Chicago Book Sale

Books in every subject up to 90% off!

Prices start at $5!


Dangerous Work Leonardo da Vinci Underwater Eden

Maps of Paradise

[See the inside front cover]

Still: American Silent Motion Picture Photography

[See page 20]
The Book Lovers' Anthology: A Compendium of Writing about Books, Readers and Libraries
[See page 49]



Cover Sale 2012

Open the PDF catalog (it will open in a new window so you can still see these instructions) for hundreds of scholarly and award-winning books at up to 80% off. For much more information about each book—including previews, tables of contents, and author bios—click on the book title in the catalog.

To order at the sale prices


To take advantage of the discounts, use the promo code AD1561 when you check out through our secure shopping cart.


If you have many books to order you may find our order form at more convenient. Use the same keycode AD1561 to access the order form.


773-702-7000. Be sure to mention the order numbers of the books you wish to order and keycode AD1561. Office hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (CST)


Prices are valid only until 2/28/2017. Quantities are limited and some titles may be depleted before 2/28/2017.

About the PDF catalog

The catalog is in PDF format; if needed get the free download of Adobe Reader. To find books in an area of interest click on the entries in the table of contents within the catalog itself or click open the Bookmarks in your PDF reader.



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