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Wednesday 21 December 2005

2005's Top 10 Out–of–Print Books

According to the Book Standard, "Bookfinder.com, a website that facilitates searches for and purchases of used, rare and out-of-print books, has announced its list of the top ten most-sought-after out-of-print books of 2005, with Madonna’s infamous 1992 nudie book, Sex, leading the pack." The rest of the list is, sadly, just as uninspiring:


1. Sex (1992), Madonna
2. Sisters (1981), by Lynne Cheney
3. The Exorcism of Anneliese Michel (1981), by Felicitas D. Goodman
4. Where Troy Once Stood (1991), by Iman Wilkens
5. The Principles of Knitting (1988), by June Hemmons Hiatt
6. General Printing (1963), by Glen Cleeton
7. The New Soldier (1971), edited by John Kerry
8. The Lion's Paw (1946), by Robb White
9. Dear and Glorious Physician (1959), by Taylor Caldwell
10. The Book of Counted Sorrows (2003), by Dean Koontz

Posted by Mark Thwaite

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