The Fine Books Blog: Recent

American illustrator Jessie Willcox Smith (1863-1935) is (back) in the spotlight, with one of her…
Although the book fairs in London tend to receive the most attention, there are many more around…
A busy week ahead in the salerooms; here's the rundown.
Last month I read this really intriguing article titled “How Much Medieval Literature Has Been Lost Over the Centuries,” which led me to six-minute video from the Ameri
The intersection between literature and the other creative arts is the focus of two new exhibitions in London and Hampshire.
 
Our Bright Young Booksellers series continues today with Naoyuki Seki, manager of the World Antiquarian Book Plaza (WABP) in Tokyo.
Rare Books April 26, 2022
For booksellers and collectors on the East Coast, it’s goodbye NYC and hello Georgetown!
The upcoming week is a very busy one for rare books and manuscripts at auction.
Fairs April 23, 2022
Having immersed myself thoroughly in various activities of this year’s Ulysses centennial, I came to the New York International Antiquarian B
Book People April 21, 2022
On April 29, an endearing documentary called Hello, Bookstore will debut at New York City’s Film Forum.
Rare Books April 20, 2022
New York is back! The New York International Antiquarian Book Fair opens tomorrow.
Aviator Charles Lindbergh employed a ghostwriter for his quickie 1927 autobiography, We, following his famous transatlantic flight that year.