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This edition: Irwin Hersch, George S. Leibson, co-owners, Coliseum Books, NY

Episode Details

Original tape date: May 31, 2005.

The owners of Coliseum Books discuss how they got into the business and how it has led them to their current projects. They talk about the difficulties of maintaining an independent bookstore in a world where giant discounted bookstores reign. Mr. Hersch and Mr. Leibson pay tribute to their loyal local customers and discuss the ramifications of switching neighborhoods for a small business.

Guest List

Ronnie M. Eldridge Host, Eldridge & Co.

Irwin Hersch Co-owner, Coliseum Books, NY

George S. Leibson Co-owner, Coliseum Books, NY