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Olmstead's 1859 Letter Describing his Vision for Central Park to be Auctioned

Los Angeles - A handwritten letter from renowned landscape architect Frederick Law Olmstead to... read more

Works by Tolkien, Drawings, and Photography on View This Winter at the Morgan

New York — The 2019 winter season at the Morgan Library & Museum continues... read more

Sotheby's Geek Week Auctions Total $7.4 Million in NY

New York - Sotheby’s Geek Week auctions concluded Friday in New York with a... read more

The Getty Museum Presents "Spectacular Mysteries: Renaissance Drawings Revealed"

Los Angeles - During the Italian Renaissance—the period from about 1475 to 1600 that... read more

Charles Dickens Handwritten Signed "Christmas Carol" Quote Sold for $23,597 at Auction 

Boston—A Charles Dickens handwritten signed quotation from “A Christmas Carol” sold for $23,597 according... read more

World Records for both Harry Potter & Einstein's "God" Letter at Christie's

New York - Christie’s December 13 sale of Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts realized... read more

Potter & Potter Auctions' December Vintage Travel Poster Sale Takes Off

Chicago — Potter and Potter's December 1st Vintage Travel Poster Sale was first class... read more

52nd California International Antiquarian Book Fair Returns to Oakland, February 8-10, 2019

Oakland, CA - The 52nd California International Antiquarian Book Fair, recognized as one of... read more

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January/February 2006
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Buy it Now!
— The revered institution is more modern than you think.
An Alphabet of ABC Books
Jeffrey Norton’s portfolio of these classics shows they aren’t just for kids.
David Copperfield without the Dickens
— Villainous frauds, plucky young wives, and redeemed con men. Not the novel. The ads.
Getting the Lead Out
— A museum shows how Gutenberg’s invention entered the digital age.
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Gently Mad
— Robert Sabuda: The prince of pop-up books
Fine MAPS
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Fine Presses
— Moving Parts Press
Beyond the Basics
— What is a first edition, anyway?
Harry Sondheim, Judaica collector
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