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2015 Bookseller Resource Guide
  • In View

    Picturing the Literati

    Lotte Jacobi photographed many mid-century authors, including the famously reclusive J. D. Salinger.

  • Fine Books Blog

    The Return of Mary Poppins

    The sequel to the 1964 Mary Poppins film that fans have been waiting for brings author P. L. Travers back into the spotlight.

  • In the News

    The Getty Museum Presents Artful Words: Calligraphy in Illuminated Manuscripts

    Artful Words: Calligraphy in Illuminated Manuscripts, on view at the Getty Museum in Los Angeles through April 7, provides insight to the artistic trends that shaped calligraphic practice from England to Central Europe and beyond for nearly one thousand years.

  • Fine Books Blog

    Rare Books from Eton College Library to go on Exhibit in London

    From January 7-18, Londoners will have the chance to see a selection of books and rarities not often in public view in an exhibition titled Voyages: a Journey in Books from Eton College Library.

Peter Harrington Celebrates 50th Anniversary with 150th Catalogue

Peter Harrington, the UK’s largest rare bookseller, this year celebrates its 50th anniversary. In... read more

Waverly Rare Books to Auction 360 Lots of Modern Prints, Posters & Works on Paper, Jan. 24

Falls Church, Virginia - An auction of fine-quality modern prints, posters and works on... read more

Suntup Editions to Publish Fine Press Limited Edition of "Rosemary’s Baby"

Irvine, CA - Suntup Editions, publisher of fine limited edition books and art prints,... read more

CA Antiquarian Book Fair to Feature Rare and Eclectic Items, Feb. 8-10

Oakland, CA - The 52nd California International Antiquarian Book Fair, one of the world's... read more

Greenwich Village Antiquarian Book Fair Celebrates 40 Years

New York — In its 40th year, the Greenwich Village Antiquarian Book Fair is... read more

Only Known Surviving Muslim American Slave Autobiography Goes Online at the Library of Congress

The Library of Congress has acquired and made available online the Omar Ibn Said... read more

Rare Books & Portfolios in Vintage Posters Auction at Swann on Feb. 7

New York--Swann Galleries will offer a sale of Vintage Posters on Thursday, February 7.... read more

Getty Museum Presents "Mapping Space: Recent Acquisitions in Focus"

Los Angeles - Photography’s dynamic relationship to the landscape can be traced to the... read more

Gently Mad Blog

Rare Books &c. at Auction This Week

Quite a range of auctions this week to keep an eye on, including three... read more

Westsider Rare Books to Close After 35 Years Unless a GoFundMe Campaign Comes Through

For thirty-five years, New York's Westsider Rare & Used Books has held court at... read more

Woodstock, 50 Years Later

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the music festival known simply as Woodstock.... read more

Bright Young Librarians: Elizabeth Lisa Cruces

Our Bright Young Librarians series continues today with Elizabeth Lisa Cruces, Hispanic Collections Archivist... read more

"Holy Hoaxes" Highlights

Opening later this week is an exhibition fraught with forgeries. That's by design. It's... read more

Rare Books &c. at Auction This Week

On Tuesday, January 15, Heritage Auctions in Dallas will sell the John Silverstein Collection... read more

Eye Balm: 10 Bookish Insta Feeds to Put on Your Radar

Ah, January: that month touted as the time to refresh everything from one's diet... read more

Medieval Female Scribes Revealed by Blue-Flecked Teeth

It's not often that we hear breaking news about medieval manuscripts or, more especially,... read more

Rare Chinese Photographs on Exhibition in Beijing

New York based rare book dealer and collector Stephan Loewentheil, owner of the... read more

News Stories

Peter Harrington Celebrates 50th Anniversary with 150th Catalogue

Peter Harrington, the UK’s largest rare bookseller, this year celebrates its 50th anniversary. In... read more

Waverly Rare Books to Auction 360 Lots of Modern Prints, Posters & Works on Paper, Jan. 24

Falls Church, Virginia - An auction of fine-quality modern prints, posters and works on... read more

Suntup Editions to Publish Fine Press Limited Edition of "Rosemary’s Baby"

Irvine, CA - Suntup Editions, publisher of fine limited edition books and art prints,... read more

CA Antiquarian Book Fair to Feature Rare and Eclectic Items, Feb. 8-10

Oakland, CA - The 52nd California International Antiquarian Book Fair, one of the world's... read more

Greenwich Village Antiquarian Book Fair Celebrates 40 Years

New York — In its 40th year, the Greenwich Village Antiquarian Book Fair is... read more

Only Known Surviving Muslim American Slave Autobiography Goes Online at the Library of Congress

The Library of Congress has acquired and made available online the Omar Ibn Said... read more

Rare Books & Portfolios in Vintage Posters Auction at Swann on Feb. 7

New York--Swann Galleries will offer a sale of Vintage Posters on Thursday, February 7.... read more

Getty Museum Presents "Mapping Space: Recent Acquisitions in Focus"

Los Angeles - Photography’s dynamic relationship to the landscape can be traced to the... read more