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May 20, 2022 - May 21, 2022 Rare Books LA - Palm Springs

Palm Springs is synonymous with golf, tennis, swimming, modernism, and Coachella. Let's add rare books to the mix!

Fri 5pm - 8pm

Fri 6pm - 8pm Opening Night Cocktail Reception:

Proceeds benefit a variety of charitable organizations. Please visit www.RareBooksLA.com/partners for a list and the code you can use when purchasing tickets to ensure proceeds are targeted to the charity of your choice.

Sat 10am - 6pm: Free entry on Saturday (tickets required)

All state and local health regulations will be followed, so face masks and proof of vaccination or negative Covid test may be required.

Hotel Zoso
150 S. Indian Canyon Drive

Palm Springs, CA

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Book Fairs West
May 25, 2022 Christie's - New York

The Private Collection of William S. Reese Part One

Part One of The Private Collection of William S. Reese will feature New World Exploration and Landmark Americana to 1814. 

Representative highlights include works by Theodor de Bry, John Smith, John Eliot, Joshua Scottow, Nathaniel Morton, Benjamin Franklin, Lewis Evans; Paul Revere’s Bloody Massacre broadside; the first New England broadside of the Declaration of Independence; the first large view of Yale; the color plate books of William Birch; and a first edition Lewis & Clark in a contemporary attributed Boston binding. 

5pm

Christie's - New York
20 Rockefeller Center

New York, NY

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Auctions Mid-Atlantic
May 25, 2022 - June 8, 2022 Printed Matter Spring Benefit Auction - Online

Proceeds from this auction will provide important support to the whole of Printed Matter's programs and services, from our nonprofit bookstores, exhibitions and events to our Art Book Fairs, publishing program and many educational resources.

Printed Matter, Inc.
231 11th Avenue

New York, NY

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Auctions Virtual
May 26, 2022 Swann Auction Galleries

Modern & Post-War Art
Sale #2606

EXHIBITION to be announced soon

Swann Auction Galleries
104 East 25th Street

New York, NY

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Auctions Mid-Atlantic
May 26, 2022 Christie's - New York

The Private Collection of William S. Reese Part Two
Sale #20529

Part Two of The Private Collection of William S. Reese will feature Printed Americana and American Paintings after 1814, including Western Americana; John James Audubon; Natural History and Travel; Literature and Fine Books.

Representative highlights will include William Guy Wall’s Hudson River Portfolio; Charles Bird King’s oil portrait of Big Buffalo; John James Audubon’s Quadrupeds of America; John Woodhouse Audubon’s Illustrated Notes of an Expedition, 1852; and Hannah Millard’s Grapes and Grape Vines of California. 

10am

Christie's - New York
20 Rockefeller Center

New York, NY

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Auctions Mid-Atlantic