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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. …

Illustration by Newell Convers Wyeth Fetches $1.325 Million at Bonhams

New York - The top-selling lot at the American Art sale at Bonhams was a... read more

Thomas Hart Benton’s “Discussion” Sells for Over $1 Million at Leslie Hindman

Leslie Hindman Auctioneers is thrilled to have brought a significant collection of American... read more

Hold History in Your Hands at the 58th London International Antiquarian Book Fair

From May 28th to 30th the halls of Olympia will once again present an... read more

Swann Galleries Announces Fall 2015 Auction: The Art of Maya Angelou

New York—On Tuesday, September 15, 2015, Swann Galleries’ African-American Fine Art department will offer... read more

Gabriel García Márquez Symposium Marks Opening of Author’s Archive

AUSTIN, Texas — The University of Texas at Austin’s LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies... read more

“Grabhorn Press: 1920-1965 and Beyond” at the Grolier Club

The Grabhorn Press was one of the foremost American producers of finely-printed books from... read more

Artists’ books: the book as a work of art Published

From Mallarméto the Piece of Paper Press via Cubism, Futurism, Dada, Fluxus and conceptual... read more

Drawing from 1906 Special Edition of The War of the Worlds Sold for $32,500 at Heritage Auctions

BEVERLY HILLS—A groundbreaking pencil and ink drawing of a brain-like alien and its awful... read more

Gently Mad Blog

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

"The War of the Worlds" Illustrations at Auction

An incredible collection of pen-and-ink illustrations for the 1906 edition of H.G. Wells' The... read more

Oldest Known Copy of Ten Commandments on Display

Heading to Israel in the next week? Swing by the Israel Museum in Jerusalem... read more

Vanessa Bell's Hogarth Press Designs on Exhibit

The National Museum of Women in the Arts, located in Washington, D.C., opened today... read more

News Stories

Illustration by Newell Convers Wyeth Fetches $1.325 Million at Bonhams

New York - The top-selling lot at the American Art sale at Bonhams was a... read more

Thomas Hart Benton’s “Discussion” Sells for Over $1 Million at Leslie Hindman

Leslie Hindman Auctioneers is thrilled to have brought a significant collection of American... read more

Hold History in Your Hands at the 58th London International Antiquarian Book Fair

From May 28th to 30th the halls of Olympia will once again present an... read more

Swann Galleries Announces Fall 2015 Auction: The Art of Maya Angelou

New York—On Tuesday, September 15, 2015, Swann Galleries’ African-American Fine Art department will offer... read more

Gabriel García Márquez Symposium Marks Opening of Author’s Archive

AUSTIN, Texas — The University of Texas at Austin’s LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies... read more

“Grabhorn Press: 1920-1965 and Beyond” at the Grolier Club

The Grabhorn Press was one of the foremost American producers of finely-printed books from... read more

Artists’ books: the book as a work of art Published

From Mallarméto the Piece of Paper Press via Cubism, Futurism, Dada, Fluxus and conceptual... read more

Drawing from 1906 Special Edition of The War of the Worlds Sold for $32,500 at Heritage Auctions

BEVERLY HILLS—A groundbreaking pencil and ink drawing of a brain-like alien and its awful... read more