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May 12, 2022 Swann Auction Galleries

Contemporary Art
Sale #2604

EXHIBITION to be announced soon

Swann Auction Galleries
104 East 25th Street

New York, NY

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Auctions Mid-Atlantic
May 12, 2022 - May 14, 2022 Peter Kiefer Book & Art Auction House - Online Auction

Sale #123

Auction of Old Prints, Manuscripts & Theology, Hunting (fishing - cynology), Fine Art, Bibliography & books, History of Culture & Customs, Children's & Youth books, Literature & Illustrated books up to the 19th Century, Literature and Illustrated Books 20th Century - Ancient Literature in Modern Editions, Natural Sciences & Technology, Geography - Travel - History, Autographs, Antiques, Photographs, and Graphics (Decorative Graphics, City Views, Maps, Old and Modern Artist Graphics). 

Thu, May 12th 10am - 5pm
Fri, May 13th 10am - 5pm
Sat, May 14th 10am - 5pm

Peter Kiefer Book & Art Auction House
Steubenstr. 36

Pforzheim, Germany

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Auctions Virtual
May 13, 2022 - May 15, 2022 Georgetown Rare Book Fair

Search for literary treasures and browse rare books at our inaugural book fair !

The fair is being organized on a non-profit basis and all proceeds will go to the preservation of the building. We will have over 25 dealers from across the country exhibiting their books with us

The City Tavern Club
3206 M Street NW

Washington, DC

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Book Fairs Mid-Atlantic
May 15, 2022 American Writers Festival

The inaugural American Writers Festival on May 15, 2022 in Chicago coincides with the American Writers Museum’s fifth anniversary. The free public event will be held at Four Stages inside the Chicago Cultural Center and One Stage at the American Writers Museum, and feature more than 75 beloved contemporary authors, artists and playwrights. Participating writers will address their perspectives on many of today’s most timely and controversial topics including immigration, book censorship, racism and equality through themes within their literature.

As a special bonus, the AWM will waive museum admission fees on Sunday, May 15 and Monday, May 16 – AWM’s fifth anniversary – to encourage more people to experience the literary works of the greatest American writers.

Thu - Mon 10am - 5pm

Free admission

Chicago Cultural Center & American Writers Museum
180 N. Michigan Avenue, 2nd Floor

Chicago, IL 

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May 18, 2022 Tennants Auctioneers

Books, Maps & Manuscripts


Tue, May 17th 10am - 5pm & morning of sale from 8am.
Viewing is open to the public, there is no need to make an appointment.

The Books, Maps and Manuscripts sales encompass a broad range of collecting areas from early antiquarian books to modern first editions, which are sold alongside illustrations, private press, manuscripts, maps and atlases, early photographs, autographed letters and historic documents. Held four times a year, the specialist Book sales incorporate both private collections and libraries, and single lots from vendors across the United Kingdom.

The Auction Centre - Leyburn
Harmby Road

North Yorkshire, UK

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