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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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Blackwell’s Rare Books

Summer 2018: Translations, 157 items
B193: Antiquarian, Modern 1st Editions, & Private Press & Illustrated Books, 244 items

Kelmscott Bookshop

#16: Private Press & Artists’ Books, 143 items

November 2018

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.

Addison & Sarova Auctioneers

Auction #1020: Nov. 3, 2pm: Rare Books, & the Harrison Forman Archive, 367 items

Alastor Rare Books

#32, 200 items

Leslie Hinderman Auctioneers

#624, Auction: Oct 31st 10am: The Adventure & Exploration Library of Steve Fossett, Part I, 215 items
#610, Auction: Nov 12th 10am: The Fine Cartographic & Printed Americana Collection of Evelyn & Eric Newman, 120 items
#588, Auction: Nov 13th 10am: Fine Books and Manuscripts, 331 items

David M. Lesser

#164: Rare Americana - A Catalogue of Significant & Unusual Imprints Relating to America, 149 items

Bernard Quaritch

Autumn 2018: English Books & Manuscripts, 65 items

Raptis Rare Books: For the Collection of a Lifetime

Fall 2018, 125 pages

Joe Rubinfine

#182: American Historical Autographs, 71 items