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Howard Greenberg Gallery Presents "Vivian Maier: The Color Work"

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Bonhams Introduces the Griffith J. Davis Photography and Archives

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Modern African-American Art Shines in Oct 4 Sale at Swann

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The First Book Published and Printed in Antarctica at Bonhams NY

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The First Western Book on Cosmetics & Scents will be Sold in Paris

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Rarities Reach Six Figures at Heritage Auctions' Rare Books & Maps Auction

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January/February 2006
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Jeffrey Norton’s portfolio of these classics shows they aren’t just for kids.
David Copperfield without the Dickens
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Getting the Lead Out
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