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The Todd Webb Archive Announces Sale of Rare Vintage Prints at AIPAD 2018

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Patrick Nagel, Alberto Vargas Artwork at Heritage Auctions' Illustration Art Auction

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Librarian of Congress Appoints Tracy K. Smith to Second Term as Poet Laureate 

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Plath's Personal Copy of "The Bell Jar" is Top Lot at Bonhams

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Paine's "American Crisis" Leads Swann April 12 Americana Auction

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The British Library Sends Manuscript Treasures to Shanghai Library

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Waverly's March 22 Auction Features Hamilton Letter & Louis C. Tiffany-signed Art Book

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Giant James Bond Poster May Bring $20,000 at Heritage Auctions

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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