The readiug public in and abont Ohelsea are warned to buy their books of booksellers or publishers, and leuve the book oauvassers severe y alone. Not niany mouths ago James Williams, a Detroit agent, dilated upon the liternry merifs of a book called "John Bnll, Uucle Jonathan and Johnnie Crapand." Hu was successful in disposing of several copies, one to Tohn Rockwell. The book was not ud to Rockwell's expeotations and he refnsed paynient. Williams sued in oirouit cou t and got a verdiot Tuesday night of $3. 85, the contract price. Tbis means very likely that other subsoiibers, too, wiíl have to pay for the book at the same figure.