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Nathan B. Smith on Used Manga
posted June 27, 2005
 

Nathan B. Smith
Via The Internet


Here in Cincinnati, we have a small chain - I believe it's just here - of used book stores called Half-Price Books. They usually have quite a bit of cheap-o manga; I've seen them go through mostly full runs of Astro Boy and Lone Wolf and Cub. Also, they have lots of other manga (I've recently seen the recent Clamp hardcover, Crying Freeman, Evangelion) and then all those that go out of business (ComicsOne? - the one with wounded man or whatever). Right now, for instance, they still have a lot of LWaC, AB, the Hino Horror series and all never seem to go away, and even sometimes manga magazines from Japan (Sunday).