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After 50 years, original owners decide to put Newton’s iconic Mobile Book Fair up for sale

Shoppers Christina Reusser and Jim Emard found the half-century old bookstore to be a tight squeeze. Shoppers Christina Reusser and Jim Emard found the half-century old bookstore to be a tight squeeze. (Wendy Maeda/Globe Staff)
By Erica Noonan
Globe Staff / November 5, 2010

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New England’s largest independent bookstore looks more like a warehouse than a bookhouse, sprawling in a low-slung building behind a row of stores off busy Needham Street. (Full article: 761 words)

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