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Dock Sale, Oct 4th & 5th


Sat, 10/04/2014 - 10:00am - 6:00pm


The MIT Press Bookstore 292 Main Street Cambridge, MA 02142


The MIT Press Bookstore Loading Dock Sale

It's time once again for our legendary two-day Loading Dock Sale. We're slashing prices on TONS and TONS of MIT Press books--up to 95% off their original retail price--most at five dollars or less! We'll have piles of MIT Press titles in excellent condition from every discipline for which the Press is renowned. You will find plenty of the usual suspects: out-of-print books, gently shop-worn books, non-fiction overstocks from a variety of publishers, plus hundreds of MIT Press journal back-issues. Come browse and enjoy huge savings!

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By popular demand, we will follow the same rules this year as we did at the last few sales. Please read on for more details.

Saturday - "no-book-dealers" day 

Saturday will be the "no-book-dealers" day that many of you have requested. MIT or other University id will be required for admittance. One additional guest admitted per id. There will be a 40 book per purchaser limit. We reserve the right to refuse admittance to anyone purchasing for resale. Anyone using digital devices to scan books will be presumed a reseller and will be asked to leave.

If you have any concerns, suggestions, or questions please email us at We're always trying to make the sale a better experience and thus we welcome all feedback.