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Publisher Note

The artists’ book “How to shoplift books” by David Horvitz is a guide on how to steal books. It details 80 ways in which one can steal a book, from the very practical, to the witty, imaginative and romantic. Originally published in 2013, this paperback reissue is making the sought after title available again at an affordable price (for those who don’t yet know the techniques described within) and is released in multiple languages.

This is the Australian English edition, translated by Justine Ellis, Ash Holmes, and Dan Rule

Artists’ Book

Eighty ways to steal a book

by David Horvitz

Release Place Melbourne, Australia
Munich, Germany
Edition 1st edition
Release Date 16th April 2024
Artist: David Horvitz
Printrun 500
ISBN-13: 978-3-945900-72-7
Subform "Whole Magazine"
Topics Bookshops, Shoplifting, Stealing
Methods Writing
Format Paperback
Dimensions 10.5 × 15.5 cm
Pages 86