About Us

Tsundoku (Japanese):  acquiring reading materials but letting them pile up in one’s home without reading them

JCH Books is the accumulation of 50 years of book scouting, stored in a small house on the southeast side of Portland, OR.   This blog is an attempt to describe some of the books I have come across and took home with me.   All books are for sale at the price quoted.  Please contact us directly at john.c.hughes@gmail.com to inquire, discuss, or place an order.

All items are offered subject to prior sale and orders will be acknowledged and filled in the order received.   All items are as described and may be returned for any reason, within 7 days of receipt.   Notification of a return is appreciated and requested.

Payment for purchases may be made by personal check (USD and drawn on a US bank, please) or PayPal.    All items remain the property of JCH Books until paid in full.

Shipping and handling are additional and will be added to invoices.  Shipping is by made by USPS Priority Mail, insured.  Other carriers and means may be arranged, please inquire.