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Last week the New-York Historical Society unveiled Aristotle: From Antiquity to the Modern Era, an…
A chair belonging to eighteenth-century Anglo-Irish novelist Laurence Sterne has returned to his…
Current Events & Trends September 13, 2021
Quite a busy week coming up in the sale rooms. Here's what I'll be watching:
Book Reviews September 10, 2021
Let’s dig into the crop of books about books featured in our fall issue’s Editor’s Shelf. As usual we have a mix of fiction and nonfiction, all with a bookish bent.
Travelouge September 9, 2021
Those who enjoy visiting secondhand and antiquarian bookshops in the UK can once again plan their trips easily and reliably thanks to the regeneration of a much-loved online compendium, thebookguide.
Bright Young Librarians September 8, 2021
Our Bright Young Librarians series continues today with J.
Current Events & Trends September 7, 2021
Here are the auctions I'll be watching this week:
Book People September 3, 2021
Get a three-minute introduction to the historic American Bibles and religious texts in the collection of David M. Rubenstein (the billionaire book collector and philanthropist profiled in our spring 2020 issue).
Current Events & Trends September 2, 2021
Late last year, lawyer and city court judge David J. Whitcomb found a secret attic in a building he had just purchased in Geneva, New York. Even better, the hidden storeroom was filled with hundreds of old photos and antique photography equipment.
Current Events & Trends August 31, 2021
The 2021 Library of Congress National Book Festival will run Sept. 17-26 this year, featuring more than 100 authors, poets, and writers in a range of formats.
Current Events & Trends August 30, 2021
At Bonhams New York on Tuesday, August 31, Photographs: Summer Edition, in 158 lots.
Current Events & Trends August 26, 2021
Oxford’s Bodleian Libraries announced last week a significant milestone in its digitization initiative.