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Miami International Map Fair Will Return to HistoryMiami, February 6-8

MIAMI (September 29, 2014)—The Miami International Map Fair, the longest continuously running map fair... read more

Charlotte Brontë and Charles Darwin Letters Achieve Top Prices at Fraser’s Autographs

London—A letter sent in 1846 discussing a potential visit to Brookroyd, and asking for... read more

Boston Athenaeum November 2 Open House to Reveal Treasures of Boston Culture

The Boston Athenæum will open its red leather doors at 10 1/2 Beacon Street... read more

Gutenberg Leaf Among Offerings at Swann Galleries, Oct. 21

New York—On Tuesday, October 21, Swann Galleries will offer a diverse selection of Early Printed, Medical & Scientific Books in a... read more

Archive of Pioneering Astronomer George Willis Ritchey to be Offered at Bonhams

New York—An extensive archive of the pioneering astronomer, astro-photographer and telescope designer, George Willis... read more

The 2014 Harnett Biennial Of American Prints Exhibit

The 2014 Harnett Biennial of American Prints is the eleventh competitive national exhibition organized... read more

National Collegiate Book-Collecting Contest Winners Announced

The Center for the Book in the Library of Congress and the Library’s Rare... read more

Christie’s Valuation Day in Chicago, Oct. 17

Chicago—Christie's announces a valuation day of books and manuscripts in Chicago for one-day only... read more

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2014 Bookseller Resource Guide
Contents November 2011
 

Departments

Fine Books Review

The Purloined Book

Eric Rasmussen investigates stolen first folios of Shakespeare By Jeremy Dibbell

Catalogues Received

Recently published catalogues from the world of collecting.

Calendar

Find book fairs and auctions in your area or around the world.

Featured Columns

Gently Mad

A Visual History of the Industrial Revolution

Lowell, Massachusetts, has a trove of nineteenth-century engineering drawings By Nicholas A. Basbanes

Sold@Auction

Collectors and Their Collections

Results from an ‘English Bibliophile,’ the Jackson collection, the Caren collection, and the Safra collection sales By Ian McKay