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February 26th

Dreweatts & Bloomsbury

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Rare Shakespeare First Folio to Tour All 50 States, DC, and Puerto Rico in 2016

Washington, DC—The Folger Shakespeare Library is pleased to announce the tour sites for its... read more

17th ILAB Breslauer Prize for Bibliography

Submit books to the most prestigious prize! A prize with prestige and tradition, a... read more

Steinberg, Beardsley, Kent, & Rackham Reigned at Swann Galleries’ Illustration Art Sale

New York—Swann Galleries’ third Illustration Art on January 22 saw a well-attended preview and more than... read more

Art & Books from Fabled 1892 Borghese Palace Auction at Myers March 8

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (LAPRS)—Imagine the grandeur of an auction held onsite at Palazzo Borghese,... read more

Comics and Comic Art Bring $3.22+ Million at Heritage Auctions

NEW YORK—The Dark Knight took top lots honors in Heritage Auctions’ $3.22+ million Comics ... read more

Spending on Art and Antiques Will Continue To Be Strong in 2015, Chubb Survey Shows

WARREN, NJ, February 23, 2015—An overwhelming majority of 445 respondents (83%) to a survey... read more

Oxford Literary Festival 2015 Schedule

The world renowned literary event in historic Oxford buildings runs from Saturday 21st -... read more

“Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats” Signed by T.S. Eliot for Sale at Bonhams

A first edition of Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats signed by its author,... read more

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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