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Christie's NY to Auction Pacioli's "Summa de Arithmetica"

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Swann Galleries' Spring Offering of Early Printed Books on March 7

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Einstein's "God" Letter Headlines the Eric C. Caren Collection at Bonhams

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Record for Alo's "Chamonix" Ski Poster at Swann Galleries

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"The Federalist" and Other Firsts at Heritage's Rare Books Auction in NYC

Dallas, Texas - A rare copy of The Federalist: A Collection of Essays, Written... read more

Time-Capsule Collection from the Virginia House Museum Comes to Freeman's

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Waverly's Feb. 28 Auction Spotlights Presidential Material & First Editions

Falls Church, Virginia - A letter written by Abraham Lincoln in the early days... read more

Boston Athenaeum Announces Expansion

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Recently Published Catalogues from the World of Collecting

Aleph-Bet Books

#114: Children’s & Illustrated Books, 500 items

Bernard Quaritch

#1434: Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts, 87 items

Yesterday’s Gallery & Babylon Revisited Rare Books

#133: New Arrivals: Vintage Cocktail Recipe Books, 77 items

October 2016

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Lorne Bair Rare Books, ABAA

#25: 51 items

Blackwell’s Rare Books

#B187: Antiquarian & Modern, & Drama, 276 & 100 items

Camille Sourget Librairie

De Livres Rares No. 21, 71 items

Cattermole 20th Century Children’s Books

#55: Book Awards, 233 items

Dr. Jorn Gunther Rare Books AG

Auctions: London 6-9 October 2016, New York 21-26 October 2016, 16 items

Priscilla Juvelis – Rare Books

#70 – Book Arts, 35 items

Helen R. Kahn & Associates

#93: The Four Winds, Travel & Exploration, 120 items

Kelmscott Bookshop

#14: Artists’ Books & Private Press, William Morris, Art, Literature, Presentation Copies, First Editions, & More, 105 items

Ketterer Kunst

Successful Selling: Review Spring Auction, Preview Autumn Auction 2016, 59 pgs.

David M. Lesser

#152: Rare Americana – A Catalogue of Significant & Unusual Imprints Relating to America, 145 items

Ken Lopez Bookseller

#167: Modern Literature, 181 items

J&J Lubrano Music Antiquarians

#79: Musical Manuscripts Part I: A-M & Part II: N-Z, including autograph manuscripts, copyist manuscripts, & autograph musical quotations, 98 & 70 items

Murdoch’s Bookshoppe

#31: Featuring North American History, 64 items

Jon S. Richardson Rare Books

August 2016, 51 items

Sumner & Stillman

#163 Literary First Editions, 95 items

Swann Galleries

Early Printed, Medical, Scientific & Travel Books, 334 items

Thorn Books

2016 Part II, 24 pgs