Another busy week coming up in the auction rooms: Sotheby's sale of Music, Continental Books and…
An early nineteenth-century board game that heads to auction in London later this month casts the…
Alcott completists, take note: Though she died in 1888, Little Women author Louisa May Alcott is…
Back in February the Ransom Center in Austin, Texas, opened a major new exhibition Gabriel García…
The Pratchett Project is a collaborative team of researchers from Trinity College Dublin, Senate…
Pictorial or armorial, bookplates provide booksellers and book collectors with literal paper trails…
Our Bright Young Librarians series continues today with Ashley Cataldo of the American Antiquarian…
In terms of backlist sales alone, Scribner made one heck of a deal when it put F. Scott Fitzgerald…
A slightly quieter week this week, but still an interesting trio of sales to watch: An online …
Dallas – For a second day, an auction filled with original comic art was as thrilling as anything…
London — The winner – Alexandra Plane – and six other finalists have been announced for this year’s…
New York – Sotheby's is pleased to share that the summer Fine Books & Manuscripts Online…
Hamburg, Germany — Grossing total proceeds of over € 1.8 million*, the Rare Books auction at…
Australia — For the first time in its 43-year history, the Australian and New Zealand Association…
Dallas – It was meant to be Joseph Christian Leyendecker’s final cover for The Saturday Evening…
New York — Swann Galleries’ Thursday, July 16 sale of Illustration Art is set to feature a standout…
Dallas – Twenty years and almost 400,000 movie posters later, Heritage Auctions’ Grey Smith thought…
London — A striking portrait of the novelist E. M. Forster by his friend, the art historian and…
One of Gabriel García Márquez’s passports is on exhibit at the Ransom Center in Austin, Texas.

García Márquez’s Global Reach

Michael Schaub
When Whitman College sociology professor Álvaro Santana-Acuña was in high school, he came across a story that would change his life.
Katharine Hepburn Letters

Historical Enigmas Come to Life in July Sale

Peggy Carouthers
From Howard Hughes to Henry VIII and communist leaders, Profiles in History’s upcoming sale offers rare glimpses into the past.
John Fleming library replica

For Sale: Miniature Replica of a Mid-Century NYC Rare Bookseller’s Gallery

Rebecca Rego Barry
As an object of desire for book collectors, it would be hard to top this replica of rare book dealer John Fleming’s 57th Street Gallery, where he bought and sold in “baronial splendor” according to the New York Times, from 1952 to 1987.
The prayer book of Mary Queen of Scots

Mary Queen of Scots’ Prayer Book to be Auctioned at Christie’s

London – Mary Queen of Scots' prayer book will be offered as part of Christie’s Classic Week’s Old Master Group Evening Sale, being held live in London on 29 July 2020 (estimate: £250,000 - £350,000).