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Book of Ottoman Dress is Top Lot at Freeman's Virginia House Museum Sale

Philadelphia — On Wednesday, April 10, Freeman’s had the privilege of auctioning nearly 500... read more

Heritage Auctions' Americana & Political Sale Includes Collection of Robert E. Lee Photographs

Dallas, TX - Consignments from five private collections, including one of the most comprehensive... read more

Series of Exhibits & Events at the Library of Congress for Whitman's 200th Birthday

The Library of Congress will celebrate the 200th anniversary of American poet and changemaker... read more

New Photobook Documents the Notorious Burning Man

Smallworks Press, an independent publishing company specializing in limited edition, exquisitely-printed books focusing on... read more

"Cuban Caricature and Culture" Opens at the Wolfsonian-FIU in June 2019

Miami Beach, FL — In a focused installation, The Wolfsonian-Florida International University will highlight... read more

2019 New England Society Book Awards Finalists Announced

WHAT: The New England Society in the City of New York (NES) is pleased... read more

Wolfson History Prize 2019 Shortlist Revealed

London — The shortlist for the Wolfson History Prize 2019 is revealed today, celebrating... read more

Books & Manuscripts from Aviation to Exploration at Hindman LLC on May 1  

Chicago — Hindman LLC announces the May 1 Fine Books and Manuscripts auction, featuring... read more

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  • RT @secondshelfbks: Oh, btw, we are now in possession of Vanessa Bell's copy of The Voyage Out. Her sister Virginia Woolf's first novel. No…
  • RT @artandobject: Uncover the rich history of illuminated manuscripts and the often bizarre images that filled the margins of medieval book…
  • RT @NewberryLibrary: Actually, you can judge a book by its cover. In this 1897 #portrait, early Newberry trustee and donor Edward Ayer pos…
Gently Mad Blog

Little Blue Books Bibliography Published

We learned via the Exlibris list earlier this week that a Little Blue Books... read more

New Limited Edition of Cormac McCarthy's "The Road" Published

Suntup Editions, California-based publisher of fine limited editions, will be publishing a special... read more

175 Years of a Bloomsbury Publisher

The small but interesting exhibition celebrating 175 years of the London publisher Batsford (now... read more

Rare Books &c. at Auction This Week

Here are the auctions I'll be watching this week: On Tuesday, April 16, Printed... read more

Houghton Library Letterpress Printing Workshops

Each semester, the Houghton Library at Harvard University hosts a series of workshops on... read more

Victorian Parenting Guides: Starting a Collection

One of several thoughts that occurred to me while reading the immensely enjoyable new... read more

Bright Young Booksellers: Eric Albritton

Our Bright Young Booksellers series continues today with Eric Albritton of Ed's Editions in... read more

Hemingway's "Dangerous Summer"

In the summer of 1960, Ernest Hemingway was in Madrid writing an epilogue to... read more

Rare Books &c. at Auction This Week

A trio of sales I'll be keeping an eye on this week: On Wednesday,... read more

News Stories

Book of Ottoman Dress is Top Lot at Freeman's Virginia House Museum Sale

Philadelphia — On Wednesday, April 10, Freeman’s had the privilege of auctioning nearly 500... read more

Heritage Auctions' Americana & Political Sale Includes Collection of Robert E. Lee Photographs

Dallas, TX - Consignments from five private collections, including one of the most comprehensive... read more

Series of Exhibits & Events at the Library of Congress for Whitman's 200th Birthday

The Library of Congress will celebrate the 200th anniversary of American poet and changemaker... read more

New Photobook Documents the Notorious Burning Man

Smallworks Press, an independent publishing company specializing in limited edition, exquisitely-printed books focusing on... read more

"Cuban Caricature and Culture" Opens at the Wolfsonian-FIU in June 2019

Miami Beach, FL — In a focused installation, The Wolfsonian-Florida International University will highlight... read more

2019 New England Society Book Awards Finalists Announced

WHAT: The New England Society in the City of New York (NES) is pleased... read more

Wolfson History Prize 2019 Shortlist Revealed

London — The shortlist for the Wolfson History Prize 2019 is revealed today, celebrating... read more

Books & Manuscripts from Aviation to Exploration at Hindman LLC on May 1  

Chicago — Hindman LLC announces the May 1 Fine Books and Manuscripts auction, featuring... read more