On June 12, New York’s Lion Heart Autographs, Inc. will offer at auction the prison diary kept by a…
The unofficial kickoff to summer is upon us! Whether you will find yourself in London or Edinburgh…
Our Bright Young Librarians series continues today with Courtney Asztalos, Curator of Plastics and…
The first paparazzo? Jerome Zerbe may have some claim to the title, as the New York Times noted in…
A trio of auctions this week: Bubb Kuyper holds a massive sale from Tuesday, May 21 through Friday…
After the 2013 publication of Nick Basbanes’ On Paper, book artist Tim Ely called the author and…
“Keeping time, time, time,” as Edgar Allan Poe writes in his poem, “The Bells,” preoccupied the…
Charles Dickens was one of the first global literary superstars who finessed his personal brand…
As some readers may recall, we published a feature last autumn called “Booksellers’ Best,” an…
Marlborough, MA — Skinner’s Fine Books & Manuscripts online auction featured great returns for…
Boston — A deluxe-bound ‘Gone With the Wind’ shooting script presented to Leslie Howard by David O…
New York — This June 5-13 Christie’s will bring to auction a superb and largely unknown archive of…
London — Gene Wolfe’s epic The Book of the New Sun is one of the great literary masterpieces of…
New York – “The enduring appeal of inscribed first editions, particularly those with a significant…
New York — An exceptional offering of cartography forms the cornerstone of the Thursday, June 6…
Washington, D.C. — World renowned opera singer and recitalist Jessye Norman has donated thousands…
Dallas, TX – The 1969 fantasy painting Egyptian Queen, one of the most legendary artworks by famed…
Washington, D.C. -- Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden announced today that Richard Ford, author of…
Newton's Opticks

Science Stands Out at Skinner

A collection carefully culled from the inventory of Dr. Adrian Pollock, a prominent London bookseller in the 1970s, included a first edition of Newton’s Opticks.

Great Escape Diary

“Great Escape” WWII Prison Diary Goes to Auction

Barbara Basbanes Richter

On June 12, New York’s Lion Heart Autographs, Inc. will offer the prison diary kept by a British RAF Officer imprisoned by the Nazis during World War II.

Edinburgh Book Festival

Summer Book Fairs & Festivals

Rebecca Rego Barry

The unofficial kickoff to summer is upon us! Whether you will find yourself in London or Edinburgh, Chicago or Portland this summer, there are many antiquarian book fairs and book festivals to keep in mind.

GWTW script

Deluxe "Gone With the Wind" Script up for Auction

A deluxe-bound Gone With the Wind shooting script presented to Leslie Howard by David O. Selznick will be auctioned by Boston-based RR Auction.