Who can forget the searing images of Notre-Dame burning on April 15 of this year? The 850-year old-…
Even the rare book world is abuzz with lunar madness this week. Earlier today, Christie’s offered…
SP Books has brought together the three notebooks in which Virginia Woolf wrote Mrs Dalloway and…
Kirk Hammett, lead guitarist of the band Metallica, has become well known in collector circles in…
This week isn't quite as jam-packed as the last couple have been, but here's what I'll be watching…
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…
Great Barrington, MA — The Berkshire Antiquarian Book and Ephemera Fair will host the book launch…
New York – Vintage Posters are on bright and bold display in a summer sale on Wednesday, August 7…
New York -- The online site run by Les Enluminures Ltd and dedicated to the description and sale of…
Worcester, MA — Kevin A. Wisniewski, Ph.D. has joined the staff of the American Antiquarian Society…
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…
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.