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2015 Bookseller Resource Guide
  • Digest

    Greetings from Booklyn

    If there is one word to describe Booklyn Artists Alliance, the fifteen-year-old art and publishing concern, it might be prescient. Booklyn was brought to the borough by artists previously located on the Lower East Side of Manhattan in the late 1990s,

  • Fine Books Blog

    “Prufrock” at 100

    This year marks the one hundredth anniversary of T.S. Eliot’s “The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock,” the starting gun for Modernist poetry, according to some critics. Harvard University (Eliot’s alma mater) is celebrating with an exhibit of the poem’s various forms at the Houghton Library through June 27.

  • In the News

    Duke Acquires Collection of Women’s History, Including Woolf’s Desk

    The David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library at Duke University has acquired one of the largest and most significant private collections on women’s history, carefully assembled over 45 years by noted bibliophile, activist, and collector Lisa Unger Baskin.

  • In the News

    Frida Kahlo Letters Sell for $137,000

    A group of love letters written by Mexican artist Frida Kahlo to Jose Bartoli sold for $137,000 at Doyle New York on April 15. …

AntiquarianAuctions.com Auction #43 Highlights, May 28-June 4

AntiquarianAuctions.com is an online auction site dedicated to the sale of rare and out-of... read more

Skinner Announces Spring Gentleman's Auction Online Auction Opens May 28

BOSTON, Massachusetts - May 26, 2015 - Timed to mark the rites of spring,... read more

Skinner Hosts Fine Books & Manuscripts Online Auction May 27-June 7

Boston, MA -May  2015 -  This spring’s Fine Books and Manuscripts auction at Skinner,... read more

Vassar College Celebrates the Thornwillow Press at the Grolier Club

A small, private press in Newburgh, New York will mark its 30th anniversary with a... read more

Antiques Roadshow Celebrates Summer 2015 in Vintage Style

BOSTON, MA, May 26, 2015- In an all new summer of Vintage episodes, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW... read more

Waterloo 200th Anniversary Auction

LONDON, 399 Strand - With 2015 marking the 200th anniversary of the Battle of... read more

Genealogy, Ephemera, Illustrator Harry Kane at National Book Auctions  

[ITHACA, NY] National Book Auctions, located in Ithaca, NY, announces the launch of... read more

Wright, Warhol, Goudy, and Gorey Feature in Swann Galleries’ June 10 Auction

New York— On Wednesday, June 10, Swann Galleries will offer an eclectic selection of... read more

Gently Mad Blog

Bright Young Librarians: Kelli Hansen

Our Bright Young Librarians series continues today with Kelli Hansen, Print Collections Librarian in... read more

The Smithsonian's Catalogue Card No. 1

James Smithson, after whom the Smithsonian Institution is named, was a rock hound. This... read more

The Millionaire and the Bard

Across an ocean and more than 500 years, America remains gripped by Shakespeare. That... read more

First Edition of Peter Pan Flies to Olympia Book Fair

The London International Antiquarian Book Fair is a week away, and fittingly, among the... read more

Forgotten Gore Vidal Novel Published by Hard Case Crime

Hard Case Crime, one of my favorite indie publishers, recently released a long forgotten... read more

Are VHS Tapes the New Rarity?

It may have come as a surprise to some when Yale University Library announced... read more

Kahlo's Garden

Mexican artist Frida Kahlo, who died in 1954, is a hot topic of late.... read more

Larger Than Life, Sojourner Truth's Message Lives On

"If the first woman God ever made was strong enough to turn the world... read more

Bright Young Collectors: Micah McCrotty

Our Bright Young Collectors series continues today with Micah McCrotty of Knoxville, Tennessee:Where do... read more

News Stories

AntiquarianAuctions.com Auction #43 Highlights, May 28-June 4

AntiquarianAuctions.com is an online auction site dedicated to the sale of rare and out-of... read more

Skinner Announces Spring Gentleman's Auction Online Auction Opens May 28

BOSTON, Massachusetts - May 26, 2015 - Timed to mark the rites of spring,... read more

Skinner Hosts Fine Books & Manuscripts Online Auction May 27-June 7

Boston, MA -May  2015 -  This spring’s Fine Books and Manuscripts auction at Skinner,... read more

Vassar College Celebrates the Thornwillow Press at the Grolier Club

A small, private press in Newburgh, New York will mark its 30th anniversary with a... read more

Antiques Roadshow Celebrates Summer 2015 in Vintage Style

BOSTON, MA, May 26, 2015- In an all new summer of Vintage episodes, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW... read more

Waterloo 200th Anniversary Auction

LONDON, 399 Strand - With 2015 marking the 200th anniversary of the Battle of... read more

Genealogy, Ephemera, Illustrator Harry Kane at National Book Auctions  

[ITHACA, NY] National Book Auctions, located in Ithaca, NY, announces the launch of... read more

Wright, Warhol, Goudy, and Gorey Feature in Swann Galleries’ June 10 Auction

New York— On Wednesday, June 10, Swann Galleries will offer an eclectic selection of... read more