Bookstore Press Records. undated, 1967-1976.

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Bookstore Press Records., undated, 1967-1976.

Bookstore Press Records. undated, 1967-1976.

Small press publisher (1971-1976) of poetry, children's books, and cookbooks located in Lenox, MA. The press was owned by Gerald Hausman. Authors and illustrators published by the press include Ruth Krauss, Paul Metcalf, David Kheridan, Sam Cornish and Maurice Sendak.

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