Stephen J. Gertz

August 28, 2009
Those stamp-sized bookseller labels often found on the rear paste down end paper of old and rare books are often as artistically interesting as the books' dust jackets; high karat precious gems of gra
August 21, 2009
In 1644, Samuel Rutherford, a Presbyterian theologian, published Lex, Rex, the now excessively scarce, enormously important treatise on limited government and constitutionalism.
August 20, 2009
As one who has braved JDate, aka desperatehebrews.com, I know why the caged bird swings in hope.
August 12, 2009
Banned Books Week is scheduled for September 26th- October 3rd, 2009.

August 5, 2009
There are many contenders for Top Dog status in the bone yard of bonehead ideas. [Provide favorite to Comments].
July 29, 2009
A bad July for fight fans as boxing greats Alexis Arguello, Arturo Gatti, and
July 23, 2009
In the fourth decade of the eighteenth century a new form of entertainment emerged in a world hungry for novelty, cleverness, and beauty in the privacy of one's home.
July 20, 2009
Those who, like your ace reporter, avidly track the national SPRM (Sex&Politics-Related Meltdown) count will have noticed the recent spike in SPRM motility; the press has been absolu
July 17, 2009
In a recent post, I discussed ephemera in general and a certain piece that elicited memories of my family's