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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
May/June 2005
features
cover
Buy it Now!
The Undiscovered Country
— Before Lewis and Clark, Mackenzie crossed the continent.
National  Treasure
— The most important archive sold in a century heads for Scotland.
— What happens when the largest search  engine joins forces with the largest libraries?  The book world may never be the same.
Columns
Gently Mad
— An obligatory and  mandatory occupation
Fine Presses
— Karen Hanmer
Beyond the Basics
— The title-page and beyond
How I Got Started
Jack Kramer’s floral prints
departments
Digest
Sandy Island library, Ken Rendell collects , Taiwan’s antiquarian book writer, Books and Culture , and more.
Catalog Review
Offerings from booksellers
Auction Report
— Highlights of book auctions worldwide