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Opening March 4: First Major International Exhibition of Sally Mann's Work of the South

Washington, DC—For more than 40 years, Sally Mann (b. 1951) has made experimental, elegiac,... read more

The Eric Carle Museum Presents "Paddington Comes to America"

Amherst, MA—Sixty years ago, the story of a bear from Darkest Peru found a... read more

New, Expanded Paperback Edition of "Rare Books Uncovered" to be Published

Few collectors are as passionate or as dogged in the pursuit of their quarry... read more

Exhibit Exploring Franciscan Imagery Opens at the National Gallery of Art on Feb. 25

Washington, DC—One of the most innovative Italian books of the early baroque period, the... read more

Quinn's Honors Black History Month with Feb. 22 Auction of African American Art and Memorabilia

Falls Church, VA - On Thursday, Feb. 22, Quinn’s Auction Galleries will pay tribute... read more

Early Printed Books on Chess, Astronomy, Medicine & More at Swann March 8

New York—Swann Galleries will offer an auction of Early Printed, Medical, Scientific & Travel... read more

African American History Highlighted in Skinner Auction

Boston, MA—Skinner, Inc. Significant and wide-ranging participation by museums interested in adding to their... read more

Daniel Crouch Rare Books Move Heaven and Earth at TEFAF Maastricht 2018

Daniel Crouch Rare Books will exhibit at the 31st edition of TEFAF Maastricht, with... read more

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2015 Bookseller Resource Guide
July/August 2004
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A Family Business
Three generations of the Arthur H. Clark Co.
Pioneer Printer Elizabeth Timothy
—Ben Franklin and the first woman to publish a newspaper in the United States.
McSweeney's Staggering Genius
The publishing house Dave Eggers built.
Hobnobbing With the Green-Eyed Monster
—A writer reacts to the New York Antiquarian Book Fair.

Plus Alibris cancels its IPO, Powell's celebrates 10 years online, ILAB hosts a virtual bookfair, a life and death book auction, and reviews of a novel by David Garnett, founder of the Nonesuch Press as well as the latest John Dunning bibliomystery. And, as always, catalog reviews and a calendar of upcoming book fairs and auctions, and much more.