Chapter and verse online with Abebooks.com

<p>Aislinn McCormick</p><p>Buying used books online is widespread nowadays. Online book retailer Abebooks.com celebrates its 10th anniversary of business next month; finding and placing hard-to-find books in one searchable engine. The privately owned company claims to hold a virtual inventory of 80 million books--used, out of print, rare and, more recently, new--with a value of books sold last year of $150m (&#163;80m).</p><p>The Canadian-based retailer provides a platform for booksellers to upload the bibliographic details of their inventories for a monthly subscription fee, based on numbe...

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