A Chance to attend the Virtual Colorado Antiquarian Book Seminar (CABS - Virtual)

Colorado Antiquarian Book Seminar

Are you thinking of becoming a rare bookseller? Or have you just started to sell collectible books? The Seminar is a week-long virtual educational event held in August 2021, for booksellers, librarians and collectors that offers expert discussion about rare books.

This is your opportunity to enter for a chance to win admission to attend the event, including instructional materials. There will be two lucky winners. Each prize package is worth U.S. $500. All technology needed to attend the event is not included.

The Book Seminar provides an opportunity for leading specialists to share their expertise and experience in a comprehensive survey of the rare book market, both antiquarian and modern. Basic procedures and problems are discussed both formally and informally through a series of lectures, discussions, demonstrations and practical hands-on workshops with emphasis on the Internet, computers and Internet bookselling, as well as traditional methods.

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Don't miss out on this chance to win admission to attend the CABS Virtual, including all instructional materials. To enter for a chance to win this prize package, with a value of U.S. $500, simply send an email with your name, hometown and state or province to contests@abebooks.com and complete the following sentence: "The best thing about bookselling is..."

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Contest details

  • Include your full name, hometown and state or province in the e-mail, and include "Colorado Book Seminar" in the subject line.
  • The contest starts on May 31, 2021, and ends on June 14, 2021.
  • Two winners will be selected in a random draw (the odds of being drawn are dependent upon the number of eligible entries received) and will have to answer a skill-testing question.
  • Limit one entry per person and e-mail address.
  • This contest is open to legal residents of the United States (excluding its territories and possessions) and Canada (excluding Quebec), and entrants must be older than 18 years or the age of majority in their province or state of residence.

See Official Rules for more details.