Marshall, Anthony (Anthony Bruce Marshall)

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Marshall, Anthony (Anthony Bruce Marshall)

PERSONAL:

Immigrated to Australia, 1988; married Marie-Cécile Félix, 1974 (marriage ended); married Susan Anderson, 1998. Education: Cambridge University, B.A. (with honors), 1970, M.A., 1973; Oxford University, postgraduate certificate of education, 1974.

ADDRESSES:

Office—Alice's Bookshop, 629 Rathdowne St., North Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3054, Australia.

CAREER:

Worked in England as a teacher of modern languages, 1970-78; Country Bookshop, Oakham, Leicestershire, England, owner, 1978-88; Alice's Bookshop, Melbourne, Australia, owner, 1992—.

MEMBER:

Australian and New Zealand Association of Antiquarian Booksellers, Book Collectors' Society of Australia, Johnson Society of Australia.

WRITINGS:

Trafficking in Old Books, Lost Domain (Melbourne, Victoria, Australia), 1998.

Fossicking for Old Books, Bread Street Press (Carlton South, Victoria, Australia) 2004.

Contributor to periodicals, including Book Source, Bookdealer, and Australian Book Collector.

BIOGRAPHICAL AND CRITICAL SOURCES:

PERIODICALS

Age, January, 2005, Christopher Boatick, review of Fossicking for Old Books.

Australian Book Review, April, 1999, Thuy On, review of Trafficking in Old Books, p. 46.

ONLINE

Alice's Bookshop,http://www.alices.com.au (April 27, 2008).