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This re-creation of old dealer booklet Collector's expense advisor offers readers with the knowledge and values to carve a distinct segment for themselves in a marketplace the place infrequent first variants of Jane Austen's Emma and J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone lately bought at public sale for 254,610 funds and 40,355 cash respectively. geared up in thirteen different types, together with Americana, banned, paranormal and secret, this advisor discusses deciding on and grading books, and gives creditors with info for choosing and assessing books in 8,000 listings.
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As they grew older, most of the arbitrary beatings by cops stopped, but there was rarely a time in their lives when they were not under some kind of police scrutiny. They were always under suspicion, arrest, or indictment for one crime or another. Henry and his pals had been reporting to probation and parole officers since their teens. They had been arrested and questioned so often for so many crimes that there was very little fear or mystery about the inside of a precinct squad room. They were at ease with the process.
We’ d go from store to store, neighborhood to neighborhood, and Johnny would wait in the car and I’d run in and buy something for a buck or two with the fake twenty. Johnny taught me how to soften up the counterfeit bills with cold coffee and cigarette ashes the night before and leave them out to dry. He taught me to pretend I was in a hurry when I went up to the cashier. He also told me never to carry more than one bill on me at a time. That way, if you get caught, you can pretend that somebody passed it off on you.
They moped. They lived in a fog. Sometimes one would take an order and disappear. Tuddy needed a sharp kid who knew his way around. A kid who wanted to hustle. A kid who could be trusted. Henry Hill was ideal. He was quick and he was smart. He ran errands faster than anyone had ever run errands before, and he got the orders right. For a buck apiece he cleaned out the taxicabs and limousines (the limos were used for local funerals, weddings, and delivering high rollers to Vario card and dice games), and then he cleaned them out again for free.