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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

Boston—The Boston Athenæum, a distinguished and vibrant independent library and cultural institution, announces its... read more

NY International Antiquarian Book Fair Returns to Park Avenue Armory March 7-10

New York—The beloved New York International Antiquarian Book Fair (NYIABF) produced by Sanford L.... read more

Littmann Collection of German Expressionism & Avant-Garde at Swann March 5

New York-Swann Galleries’ March 5 auction boasts property from the Ismar Littmann Family Collection,... read more

"Lacock Abbey: Birthplace of Photography on Paper" Opens March 2

New York - Photography on paper was born in 1839 in England at Lacock... read more

The Morgan Announces the Restoration of J. Pierpont Morgan’s Library

New York-The Morgan Library & Museum announced today the exterior restoration of J. Pierpont... read more

UK Exhibition Of Rare Antarctic Books for Shackleton's 145th Birthday

To celebrate the 145th anniversary of Ernest Shackleton's birth, Jonkers Rare Books are pleased... read more

Special Exhibition of William Mortensen's Photography at the NYC Book & Ephemera Fair

New York — His work was startling and new. It had the power to... read more

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Catalogues Received

Recently Published Catalogues from the World of Collecting

Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers

Fine Books & Manuscripts, 403 items

Honey & Wax Booksellers

Use Books as Bees Use Flowers, 62 items

Lawbook Exchange

87: Books, Manuscripts, Pamphlets & Ephemera: 15th to 20th Centuries, 97 items

December 2017

Reading booksellers’ catalogues is one of the best ways to learn about book collecting, and developing relationships with dealers in your field is the best way to get good books. Most booksellers offer new material to existing customers before they list it online. Many of the best books never hit the web.

Lorne Bair Rare Books, ABAA

#28: Fall 2017, 236 items

Adrian Harrington Rare Books

#49: Winter 2017, 100 pgs

Leslie Hinderman Auctioneers

Auction Dec 6th: Fine Books and Manuscripts including The Art of the Book, 565 items

J&J Lubrano Music Antiquarians

#82: OPERA SCORES from the Collection of Jerome Holover (1943-2013), 144 items

Bruce McKittrick Rare Books

#65: Art & Architecture, Bibliography & Book History, Emblems & Festivals, English Interests, Greek & Latin Classics, History, Law & Econonics, Literature & Poetry, Medicine—Especially Hospitals, Religion, Science & Technology, 75 items

Profiles in History

Auctions Dec 19th: The Sherlock Holmes Collection of Daniel Posnansky, & Superman: The Auction, 293 & 71 items

Raptis Rare Books

Autumn 2017, 95 pages

J.A. Stargardt

704: Autographen, 100 items

Sumner & Stillman

#169 Literary First Editions, 88 items

Swann Galleries

Auction Dec 5th: Maps & Atlases, Natural History & Color Plate Books, 431 items