When well executed, posters are effective forms of propaganda: they convince viewers to do or buy something they might not otherwise.
March 3, 2021
March 2, 2021
Spring is almost here, and this year, it’s apt to generate more feelings of rejuvenation than ever before—or, at least, in living memory.
February 26, 2021
Last weekend, I gave a Zoom presentation to the Florida Bibliophile Society about my new research project: librarian, author, and b
February 23, 2021
The UK’s leading gardening organization, The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS), has been moving its unique library to a new purpose-built home, RHS Hilltop at
February 22, 2021
Here are the auctions I'll be watching this week:
February 17, 2021
Although it’s impossible for us to take trips at the moment, the Palace Green Library in Durham, England, has put together a treat for armchair travelers using its special collections of books, arc
February 16, 2021
Travelers to Dublin are bound to see signs for Guinness beer just about everywhere they turn.
February 15, 2021
Dominic Winter Auctioneers sells Printed Books & Documents, Maps, Decorative Prints & Watercolours, Military & Aviation History on Wednesday, February 17, in 424 lots. The lots here are mostly in the mid-three-figure range (£, that is), with a number of large shelf lots being sold together.
February 12, 2021
On January 30, the New York Academy of Medicine hosted this year's Bibliography Week Lecture on manuscript cookbooks with speaker Stephen Schmidt, th
February 11, 2021
Do antiquarian books and haute couture go hand in hand? They do this year.