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The Morgan Presents Tolkien's Adventurous Tales and Original Illustrations

New York — This winter, the Morgan Library & Museum offers a once-in-a-generation opportunity... read more

Al Hirschfeld's Marx Brothers Drawing Tops Illustration Art Auction

New York­-Swann Galleries’ auction of Illustration Art on December 6 saw a bustling auction... read more

The Roger Casson Library of Polar Exploration, Travel & Local History Heads to Auction

An important private library of polar exploration, travel and local history books, including many... read more

Original Star Wars Designs Achieve Top Lot at Bonhams

London--A sketchbook showing the original hand-drawn costume designs for key characters in Star Wars... read more

The Getty Museum Presents "Artful Words: Calligraphy in Illuminated Manuscripts"

Los Angeles - The written word was a major art form in the premodern... read more

Olmsted's 1859 Letter Describing his Vision for Central Park to be Auctioned

Los Angeles - A handwritten letter from renowned landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted to... read more

Works by Tolkien, Drawings, and Photography on View This Winter at the Morgan

New York — The 2019 winter season at the Morgan Library & Museum continues... read more

Sotheby's Geek Week Auctions Total $7.4 Million in NY

New York - Sotheby’s Geek Week auctions concluded Friday in New York with a... read more

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Recently Published Catalogues from the World of Collecting

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