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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

"The Mummy" and London Vampires Highlight Horror Movie Posters at Heritage Auctions

Dallas, TX - Rare movie posters from classic American horror flicks, including the only-remaining... read more

NY Times Crossword Editor Will Shortz to Speak at the Ephemera Fair, March 17-18

Few things beat the combination of a leisurely morning spent with a cup of... read more

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2015 Bookseller Resource Guide
July/August 2005
Features
cover
Buy it Now!
Painted Words
— An unexpected treasure trove of books on the walls of a museum
The Return of Conan
— The pulp-fiction character helps revive a town.
Gekoski and Me
— How the book business really works
— Brick-and-mortar auction houses head to cyberspace.
Columns
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Gently Mad
— Just the right word. Breon Mitchell's 2,000 dictionaries and the book from Hitler's library that started it all.
Fine Presses
— Flying Fish Press
Beyond the Basics
— Pen-and-ink facsimiles
How I Got Started
Ann Montanaro pops up.
departments
Digest
Arion Press, Jasper Fforde on great libraries, Mark Twain’s secret, and more.
Catalog Review
Offerings from booksellers
Auction Report
— Highlights of book auctions worldwide