|Date(s) Sort descending||Event||Event Type||Region|
|May 12, 2022||Swann Auction Galleries
EXHIBITION to be announced soon
Swann Auction Galleries
New York, NYMore info
|May 12, 2022 - May 14, 2022||Peter Kiefer Book & Art Auction House - Online Auction
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
Peter Kiefer Book & Art Auction House
Pforzheim, GermanyMore info
|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
Washington, DCMore info
|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
Chicago Cultural Center & American Writers Museum
Chicago, ILMore info
|May 18, 2022||Tennants Auctioneers
Books, Maps & Manuscripts
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
North Yorkshire, UKMore info