Readers may have noticed something new in our recent issues: a little section up front we call “Editor’s Bookshelf.” It’s a brief list of new or forthcoming books that we think will most appeal to
December 15, 2020
December 10, 2020
Even in 2020, the holidays arrive at a fever pitch (at least, that's how I feel), but gift-giving takes on new meaning this year.
December 3, 2020
It’s that time of year, and sure, buying a book for a bibliophile is generally a good idea, but it can be tricky to pick just the right thing.
December 1, 2020
The 1940 voyage to the Sea of Cortez (now the Gulf of California) undertaken by novelist John Steinbeck and marine biologist Ed Ricketts has long stirred our imaginations.
November 11, 2020
Page Mill Press of San Francisco will be publishing a trade edition of Barry Moser's illustrated
June 4, 2020
For many of us, the past three months of lockdown has meant extra time for reading. With no social or cultural events to attend, the books have beckoned.
May 11, 2020
There are many novels about bookshops, rather fewer about collectors of rare books, and almost none about book design.
April 29, 2020
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930) is perhaps best remembered for creating the intrepid detective Sherlock Holmes.
March 31, 2020
So you’re “stuck” at home reading? Here’s a shortlist of new & soon-to-be-released books of interest to bibliophiles.
March 10, 2020
Today is “pub day” for ABAA bookseller Nathan Raab of Raab Collection.