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Swann Galleries’ 15th Annual Auction of Modernist Posters on May 7

New York—This spring marks Swann’s 15th annual auction dedicated to Modernist Posters, which will take... read more

Music Mogul Seymour Stein’s Private Art Collection Goes on Sale

NEW YORK—Starting May 2, New York City-based auction house Guernsey’s in conjunction with Mid-Hudson... read more

LC Exhibition “The Bay Psalm Book and Early Moments in American Printing” Opens June 4

A new exhibition at the Library of Congress will tell the story of early... read more

Colin B. Bailey Named Director of the Morgan Library & Museum

New York, NY, April 16, 2015—The Board of Trustees of the Morgan Library &... read more

Frida Kahlo Love Letters Sell for $137,000 at Doyle NY

April 15, 2015 Auction Featured 25 Unpublished Love Letters Written by Frida Kahlo to... read more

World Record at Bonhams: Most Valuable Enigma Machine Sells for $269,000

New York—As part of the Fine Books & Manuscripts sale on April 13, Bonhams... read more

Snow White, Bugs Bunny Rarities Launch Animation Art to $1.7+ Million Record at Heritage Auctions

DALLAS—Animation art collectors weren’t joking around as they pushed Heritage Auctions’ spring offering of... read more

The Folio Society Announces a New Collector’s Edition of “Dune” by Frank Herbert

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Dune, The Folio Society announces the publication of... read more

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2015 Bookseller Resource Guide
May/June 2008
Contents
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The Cut-Up Artist

By Ellen Firsching Brown Brian Dettmer is taking altered books to a new level.

Hemingway vs. Picasso

By Richard Goodman What the book world can learn from the art world.

Good Deal

By Rebecca Rego Barry The art of stock certificates.

The Edgy Artist

By Amy Stewart Martin Frost, fore-edge painter.

departments

Digest

New York bookseller Glenn Horowitz, Donna Seager gallery, and more.

Book Reviews

Fine Pick: A Valiant Enterprise, a new bookselling memoir, and new arrivals.

On The Market

Collecting travel guides.

Auction Report

By Ian McKay Bindings, monkeys, and a first report from Florida.

PLUS

Dear Reader

Quotes & Comments

[Read Online]

Catalogs Received

Calendar: Auctions & Fairs

ad index

Columns

Gently Mad

By Nicholas Basbanes Dana Gioia, big reader.

Fine MAPS

By Derek Hayes Going Underground.

Fine Presses

By Richard Goodman Foolscap Press.

Beyond the Basics

By Joel Silver Understanding dates in books.

How I Got Started

Gifford Combs, manuscript collector.