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|Subject: Now THIS is marketing!!!!!!!!!!!!||Date: 11/23/2012 10:50 PM|
|Author: desertdaveataol||Number: 14698 of 15005|
Vintage vending machine that dishes out 25-year-old books at random for just $2
The 'Biblio-Mat' dispenses a random book, at least 25-years-old, for $2
The invention has proved popular, amusing and mystifying customers
A book shop has come up with a novel way to sell second-hand books - by dispensing them at random from a vintage vending machine.
In exchange for a $2 coin, the ‘Biblio-Mat’ gives curious book lovers a novel picked at random at quirky bookstore the Monkey’s Paw in Toronto, Canada.
The creative invention holds books that are at least 25-years-old and has proved popular among customers who are left 'amused and mystified' by their purchase surprise.
Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2237341/Vintage-vend...
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