Lesser known children’s book artwork will go on show alongside major collectible names at the…

The Fine Books Blog

Coming up this Independence Day weekend, the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville…
This week brings manuscript letters, first editions, medical books, rare maps, and historical…
Our Bright Young Booksellers series continues today with Erika Hapke Knowles, office manager at…
As readers, parents, and bibliophiles, we at Fine Books have always been great fans of Eric Carle (…
She may have worn a shawl, but what did Jane Austen’s characters wear? In the costume dramas based…
It's a lively week for rare books and manuscripts auctions; here's the rundown. 
Summer 2022
There are many ways of reinterpreting our cultural heritage, but Shakespeare...
The typical fate of a television set and its contents post-production is not...
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...
Winter 2022
When famed naturalist John Burroughs died in 1921, he left behind hundreds of...
Collectors familiar with The Ohio State University’s Rare Books & Manuscripts...
Before becoming an award-winning picture book illustrator, Jan Brett could tell...
New York — To commemorate the anniversary of America’s Independence on July 4, 1776, Sotheby’s…

In The News

June 30, 2022
London — Christie’s Valuable Books and Manuscripts auction on 13 July will present a complete set…
June 29, 2022
Wilton, CT — If the name Button Gwinnett doesn’t ring a bell, you’re in good company, even among…
June 27, 2022
New York — "My God what have we done." Captain Robert A. Lewis, the co-pilot of the B-29…
June 24, 2022
Amsterdam – Catawiki is proud to continue our tradition of offering exciting maps and views in our…
June 24, 2022
Stansted Mountfitchet, England — A rare Tudor manuscript designed to help with swan-keeping in the…
June 23, 2022
Dallas, TX — The sign's message was simple but irresistible: "History for Sale" — three words that…