Kirk Hammett, lead guitarist of the band Metallica, has become well known in collector circles in…
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On August 9 at 4pm, Harvard’s Houghton Library will close as part of a yearlong renovation project…
The British Library announced earlier this week its acquisition of the archive of the UK magazine,…
Much has been written about Poet of the Body, the Walt Whitman exhibition at the Grolier Club in…
Jane Austen’s House Museum in England is hoping a crowdsourcing appeal will safeguard one of the…
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Brooklyn-based Honey & Wax booksellers announced earlier this week that Rebecca Romney is…
Our Bright Young Booksellers series continues today with Rachel Furnari, proprietor of Graph Books…
Dallas, TX – A rare title lobby card from the first true sound horror film that had long-lasting…
New York – Sotheby’s is honored to offer property directly from the personal collection of Apollo…
Falls Church, VA – Waverly Rare Books, a division of Quinn’s Auction Galleries, will host a…
Detroit – Having outgrown its original space, Detroit’s premiere literary festival, the Detroit…
Paris — Christie’s Books department is extremely pleased with the success achieved for the first…
Chicago — Potter & Potter Auctions is pleased to announce its 960+ lot Pop Culture sale to be…
New York — Poster Auctions International’s second sale of the year finished at $1,300,000 in sales…
Chicago — Potter and Potter's early summer auction, featuring the second installment of rarities…
New York — The Pride Sale at Swann Galleries on Thursday, June 20 offered a curated selection of…
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

More Than Elementary, Dear Watson

Erin McPherson

In 1901, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle wrote a prequel to his Sherlock Holmes series, marking the return of the famed character nearly eight years after the detective’s apparent demise in Doyle’s 1893 story “The Final Problem.” 

The Binding cover

Summer 2019 Books about Books Roundup

Rebecca Rego Barry

 If you’re seeking a stack of bookish summer reads, look no further!

1894 first edition copy of More English Fairy Tales

Must-See Bindings by the Guild of Women Binders

Peggy Carouthers
Sponsored by Nudelman Rare Books.
Apollo 11 crew patch and flight plan

Apollo 11 at Fifty

Sheila Gibson Stoodley

Houghton Library's new exhibition takes us to the moon in honor of Apollo 11's fiftieth anniversary.