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|July 20, 2019 - July 21, 2019||The Little Literary Fair (LITLIT)
LITLIT is a celebration of independent booksellers, book publishers, and book makers from Los Angeles and beyond.
Hosted by the Los Angeles Review of Books and Hauser & Wirth Publishers, LITLIT brings together the eclectic contemporary in publishing, creating a unique two-day opportunity for independent publishers to offer a range of books, while sharing their missions with Angelenos of all stripes.
Programming throughout the weekend will include interviews and panel discussions with publishers, authors, artists, and community organizers.
Hauser & Wirth
Los Angeles, CAMore info
|July 20, 2019||Colophon Club Summer Picnic!
In celebration of our 40th anniversary the Colophon Club will kick off this festive year with a Sonoma County picnic at Macy Chadwick’s In Cahoots Residency
Food, drink, and special guests
11am - 3pm
In Cahoots Residency
Petaluma, CAMore info
|July 20, 2019||Litchfield County Auctions
The Estate of Philip Roth + Select Additions
Summer Sale features property from The Estate of Pulitzer Prize winning author Philip Roth, The Collection of the late Frank & Jo Sullivan Loesser, The Giacometti Collection, The Estate of Rosalie Coe Weir, The Estate of Ines Bausili & the Milbank Collection, among many others. There is the discovered hot water urn, engraved to General Washington from the United States Congress in 1788. There are fine paintings from a fourth generation gallery collection, there are Chinese carvings, porcelains and paintings and much more.
Litchfield County Auctions
Litchfield, CTMore info
|July 20, 2019||Skinner
A Mystic Collection: Early Books
The July Fine Books & Manuscripts sale is a single-owner collection featuring early books with an emphasis on incunabula, devotional manuscripts (text and illuminated), illustrated works, and fine bindings, both continental and English, with a subset of classics, emblem books, and a copy of the Nuremberg Chronicle. The collection was formed during the latter half of the 20th century, culled from major East Coast dealers specializing in early books, and important international auctions.
Skinner Auctioneers & Appraisers
Boston, MAMore info
|July 20, 2019||GonzoFest
A literary and music festival honoring Hunter S. Thompson, as well as the lasting mark he has made on art, music, and literature. Through live music, poetry, art, spoken word and more, GonzoFest Louisville celebrates the life and times of Hunter S. Thompson in his hometown of Louisville, Kentucky. 2019 will mark the ninth year of the festival.
Louisville, KYMore info