The $100,000 wonders, an illustrated list of
the 237 items that sold at auction in 2005 for more than a hundred grand,
are online at www.finebooks50.com
Fine Books 50
— Our annual report on the top book, map, and autograph
sales, including ten items that sold for more than $1 million.
Unmasking a Literary Legend
may not be as famous as James Frey, but the career of Theodore Bachaus is
rife with false leads, mistaken identify, and literary mystification.
Kaplan, the current president of the American Booksellers Association, is
the founding spirit of the Miami Book Fair.
Franklin, arctic explorer
Beyond the Basics
How I Got Started
George Ong collects the history of bibliography.
One hundred years of bookselling, upcoming auctions, collecting
artists’ letters, and more
Fine Pick: Andrew Delbanco’s new biography of Herman
sojourn at Shakespeare & Co.
, and more
On the Market
Collecting the evolution controversy
of book auctions worldwide