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Are Rare books sometimes counterfeit?

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Are Rare books sometimes counterfeit?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Nora replied 2 years ago.
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At your convenience, please send photos of the title and publisher page(s) of your book.
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I am referring to rare books on EBay etc.
They are quite expensive so could be targets for counterfeit?
I do not have a book in particular
Expert:  Nora replied 2 years ago.
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Okay, understood.
No, not particularly, there is not really a counterfeit market for rare books.
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