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The Sly Fox

Virden, IL, U.S.A.

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The Sly Fox

123 N. Springfield St
Virden, IL, U.S.A.


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About The Sly Fox

A small bookstore in rural Illinois specializing in children's books, mysteries of all kinds, and Illinois regional books. The only independent new bookstore in the Springfield area, and the only bricks and mortar mystery bookstore in Downstate Illinois. Store formerly housed the Smith Dress Shop, 1922-1991. Owner lives in apartment above the store. Located 20 miles south of Springfield on Illinois Route 4, part of Historic Route 66.

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Catalogs of The Sly Fox

British Isles Mysteries

A wide selection of mysteries based in the British Isles (England, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland), both paperback and hardback, and published in both in US or Britain.
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Sherlock Holmes Pastiches

A good selection of Sherlock Holmes pastiches or related Holmesian mysteries.
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American Westerns Ancient World Mysteries Asian Mysteries
Biographies British Isles Mysteries Children's Classics
Continental Mysteries Cookbooks Georgian/Regency Mysteries
Hard Boiled and Noir Illinois Mysteries Illinois Regional Books

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Biography & Autobiography Business & Economics Children's Fiction
Children's Non-fiction Comics & Graphic Novels Cooking
Family & Relationships Fiction Games
Health & Fitness History Humor

Terms of Sale

The Sly Fox bookstore is a sole proprietorship owned and operated by George Fox
Rishel at 123 N. Springfield Street in Virden, Illinois 62690. You can reach
the store at slyfox@royell.org or by calling 1-217-965-3641 between 10 a.m. and
5 p.m. Central Time Monday through Friday or 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturdays.
The store is closed on Sundays.

Payment may be made by check or money order, Visa, Discover, or Mastercard
credit cards, or PayPal. 6.25% Illinois sales tax added to sales to Illinois

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