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First Graphic Designers of English Texts Celebrated in New Bodleian Libraries Exhibition

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The Folio Society's "Micrographia" Wins British Book Design Award

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Designs for Thames Tunnel Sell for £200,000 at Bonhams Book Sale

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New World Record for Harry Potter First Edition at Bonhams

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Russian America and Polar Exploration: The Martin Greene Library at Christie’s, Dec. 7

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Christie's Books & Manuscripts Sale, Dec. 5

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2015 Bookseller Resource Guide
July/August 2003
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Buy it Now!
A profile of Gregory Rabassa, the man who brought One Hundred Year's of Solitude, Nobel Prize-winner Gabriel García Márquez' masterpiece, to the English-speaking world.
Hitting the Big One
Overbooked in California
OP's editor explains how Sam Gottlieb's Overbooked in Arizona ruined her life.
Graphic Details
Pictures Tell the Story at Between the Covers Rare Books
BookSense.com's creative director looks at how Between the Covers Rare Books has pioneered the affordable use of antiquarian book photographs to fuel website and catalog sales.
Worlds in a Single Book
One Fine Copy of The Castle of Otranto
The copy of Horace Walpole's gothic novel in the Smithsonian Institution Library tells a fascinating story of the best in the book arts in 18th-century England.
Why I No Longer Sign My Books
When the Pulitzer-prize winner went from respected writer to literary celebrity, his signing hand finally said, "Enough!"

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