As mentioned last week, the antiquarian book world’s first major gathering of 2020, which entails…
Lots to watch in the auction rooms this week: As part of Americana Week, Sotheby's New York will…
As the antiquarian book world readies for the first of its big gatherings of 2020, we thought we’d…
Last week, UK Arts Minister Helen Whately announced a temporary export ban on “The Myrowr of…
Last week, the Center for Book Arts (CBA) in New York City debuted an exhibition that truly takes…
Here are the sales I'll be keeping an eye on this week: At Forum Auctions on Tuesday, January 21, …
Last July, Christie’s Paris held the first major sale of art books from the estate of renowned…
The Yale Center for British Art in New Haven, Connecticut, unveiled today its latest exhibition, a…
Our Bright Young Collectors series continues today with Manon Schutz, of Luxembourg, who recently…
Lakeville, CT — AntiquarianAuctions.com, South Africa’s leading online auction house announces the…
New York – The Morgan Library & Museum is pleased to present The Book of Ruth: Medieval to…
Tucson, AZ — The most comprehensive exhibition to pay homage to New York’s legendary LIGHT Gallery…
Florida — The FABS Study Tour of the Tampa Bay area April 22-26, 2020 is now open to all booklovers…
New York — In its early years photography was regarded by many observers as a form of drawing. As…
Irvine, CA – Suntup Editions, publisher of fine limited edition books and art prints, is delighted…
London — UCL has opened submissions for the Anthony Davis Book Collecting Prize, to encourage…
New York — Swann Galleries’s biannual offering of Vintage Posters on Thursday, February 13 presents…
New York — Why do we collect? What do we collect? How do we collect? This exhibition encourages…
An Oasis in the Badlands - Sioux, 1905

The Republication of “One of the Greatest Sets of Books Ever Produced in America.”

Scholars say The North American Indian may be the greatest set of books in North American publishing history. Unfortunately, because of its cost and scarcity it is often inaccessible to scholars and researchers.
“On the Origin of Species” by Charles Darwin

First Edition of “On the Origin of Species” at Morton Subastas

On Tuesday, January 28th, 2020, Morton Subastas will host a remarkable auction: Books by Explorers and Travelers, Maps, Landscapes, Science, and Religion including a rare copy of Darwin's The Origin of Species.

Little Women bindings

Books in Movies: Binding for Little Women

Barbara Basbanes Richter

Massachusetts-based bookbinder Devon Eastland was tasked with creating period-appropriate book props for the film. She spoke with us about that experience.

At First All Went Well

The Lives of Book Collectors (and Booksellers, Publishers…)

Rebecca Rego Barry

Two recent books by the preeminent book historian Nicolas Barker, published by UK antiquarian booksellers Bernard Quaritch, Ltd., document the lives of mid-twentieth-century bibliophiles.