The poet and short story writer Jorge Luis Borges, who so famously imagined “that paradise will be a kind of library,” was also director of the Biblioteca Nacional de la República Argentina.
November 4, 2021
October 21, 2021
It’s October! Time to check in with “Weird Historian” (and book collector) Marc Hartzman.
October 15, 2021
In our spring 2016 issue, we interviewed master magician and book collector Ricky Jay on the occasion of the publication of his
October 1, 2021
Medieval manuscripts dealer Les Enluminures of Paris, New York, and Chicago is celebrating thirty years in the business this fall.
September 17, 2021
September 14, 2021
A chair belonging to eighteenth-century Anglo-Irish novelist Laurence Sterne has returned to his home in Yorkshire 250 years after his death.
September 3, 2021
Get a three-minute introduction to the historic American Bibles and religious texts in the collection of David M.
August 5, 2021
We received a tip this week from antiquarian bookseller Peter Masi about a bookshop in upstate New York that is on the market.
July 15, 2021
Among the many incredible Sylvia Plath lots currently on offer—letters, recipe cards, wedding ring
June 11, 2021
In case you missed it, last month Twain scholar and collector Kevin Mac Donnell shared highlights of his collection during a free, virtual event hosted by the