Coming to auction next month is a dazzling collection, notable for its first editions, modern…

The Fine Books Blog

September 28, 2022
Our Bright Young Booksellers series continues today with Sören Schuhmacher, proprietor of Chunking…
September 27, 2022
On July 17, 1846, Edgar Allan Poe wrote to John Bisco, the publisher of the Broadway Journal, a…
September 26, 2022
Quite a week coming up in the salerooms, including auctions of the library of William St. Clair and…
September 22, 2022
Earlier this month, the Boston Public Library (BPL) announced the reopening of the central library’…
September 21, 2022
Two letters written by Jane Austen in which she discusses ending a flirtation with the possible…
September 20, 2022
In our current issue, the Editor’s Shelf features “Five Picks for Autumnal Reading.” All fall under…
Autumn 2022
"I love books,” said the artist Cecilia Levy. “Some people think I don’t...
Seventy-five years ago, in the winter of 1947 at the University of Cambridge,...
2022 has been a landmark year for Charles Darwin, the English scientist best...
Summer 2022
The typical fate of a television set and its contents post-production is not...
There are many ways of reinterpreting our cultural heritage, but Shakespeare...
I am sitting in the beautiful, air-conditioned space of the gallery at the...
Spring 2022
Disappointed with the maps of Scandinavia that were circulating throughout...
From its inception in Austin, Texas, in 1997, Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas has...
Like many book collectors, David L. DiLaura, professor emeritus of civil and...
Minneapolis, MN — Minnesota Center for Book Arts (MCBA) is pleased to announce that the winner of…

In The News

September 29, 2022
New Haven, CT — The William Reese Company, the world’s leading antiquarian bookseller of printed…
September 28, 2022
Los Angeles – The J. Paul Getty Museum presents Dutch Drawings from a Collector’s Cabinet, an…
September 26, 2022
Minneapolis, MN — Minnesota Center for Book Arts is pleased to announce our newly-selected MCBA/…
September 23, 2022
Philadelphia — Freeman’s September 21 Books and Manuscripts auction inaugurated Freeman’s fall…
September 22, 2022
Chicago — Potter & Potter Auctions is pleased to announce this nearly 600-lot sale to be held…
September 21, 2022
Hudson, NY — Furthermore grants in publishing, a program of the J. M.