Bob Taylor asked about a past MMD item on second-hand book searches.
It was probably the one I mentioned a while back. The two I found
to be very good are:
Interloc -- http://daniel.interloc.com/cgi-bin/texis/scripts/frameless
for their search page, or just -- http://daniel.interloc.com -- for
their title page.
Advanced Book Exchange (ABE) --
-- for their search page or, -- http://www.abebooks.com -- for their
You can input the author, title, publisher or subject -- the more info,
the more specific the search. It then gives you a list of matching
books with a short description, price and a direct link to the sellers
There seems to be quite a few original Ampico catalogues on Interloc at
the moment. Happy searching!
(Blue Mtns. Australia)