Event Calendar

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July 24, 2024 Collecting Insights - Legacy: PART 1 [monthly, 3-part webinar]

PART 1: Planning a collection’s future

Collections Advisor and author of CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN RARE BOOK & MANUSCRIPT COLLECTING, Spencer W Stuart will facilitate monthly, three-part webinars for Collectors and Professionals:

08/21 – PART 2: Where & how to sell
09/25 – PART 3: Placing a collection in an Institution

Through these hour-long sessions, participants will examine case studies relevant to thinking through the process of planning potential futures for a Collection.

As with previous iterations, each offering will be attended by private collectors, professional librarians and curators as well as booksellers and auctioneers.

Admission to 3-part webinar series $250

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Lecture Virtual
July 25, 2024 Potter & Potter Auctions

Fine Books & Manuscripts

A wide array of rare books and manuscripts, including material signed by American Presidents, books by The Limited Editions Club, modern firsts, rare illustrated books, leather-bound sets, signed books, and more.


Potter & Potter Auctions
5001 W. Belmont Avenue

Chicago, IL

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Auctions Midwest
July 25, 2024 PBA Galleries

Children's Literature, Golf, Rare & Antiquarian
Sale #818


PBA Galleries
605 Addison Street

Berkeley, CA

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Auctions West
July 25, 2024 - July 27, 2024 Rare Book and PaperPalooza

Thu, Sep 25th 12pm -  Sat, Sep 27th 7pm

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Book Fairs Virtual
July 26, 2024 - July 27, 2024 2024 Tennessee Book and Paper Fair

Thirty dealers from several eastern U.S. States. The fair will include a variety of collectible and rare books, autographed documents, and other ephemera. Bibliophiles will discover modern first editions of literature, mystery, and science fiction. Collectible books and documents concerning the War Between the States, the American Revolution, and both World Wars will be available. Dealers specializing in children’s literature, art, religion, fine bindings, and books about books will also be exhibiting at the fair. Book prices ranging from $10 to $10,000 are sure to pique the interest of the leisure reader as well as the most avid collector.

Fri 6pm - 9pm
Sat 10am - 5pm

Free admission & ample parking at library and surrounding buildings. 

Tennessee State Library & Archives
1001 Rep. John Lewis Way N.

Nashville, TN

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Book Fairs Midwest