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"The Federalist" and Other Firsts at Heritage's Rare Books Auction in NYC

Dallas, Texas - A rare copy of The Federalist: A Collection of Essays, Written... read more

Time-Capsule Collection from the Virginia House Museum Comes to Freeman's

Philadelphia - Declared by the National Register of Historic Places to be “a noteworthy... read more

Waverly's Feb. 28 Auction Spotlights Presidential Material & First Editions

Falls Church, Virginia - A letter written by Abraham Lincoln in the early days... read more

Boston Athenaeum Announces Expansion

Boston—The Boston Athenæum, a distinguished and vibrant independent library and cultural institution, announces its... read more

NY International Antiquarian Book Fair Returns to Park Avenue Armory March 7-10

New York—The beloved New York International Antiquarian Book Fair (NYIABF) produced by Sanford L.... read more

Littmann Collection of German Expressionism & Avant-Garde at Swann March 5

New York-Swann Galleries’ March 5 auction boasts property from the Ismar Littmann Family Collection,... read more

"Lacock Abbey: Birthplace of Photography on Paper" Opens March 2

New York - Photography on paper was born in 1839 in England at Lacock... read more

The Morgan Announces the Restoration of J. Pierpont Morgan’s Library

New York-The Morgan Library & Museum announced today the exterior restoration of J. Pierpont... read more

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2015 Bookseller Resource Guide
May/June 2006
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A Modest Addition
—Shut down for three years, New York’s Morgan Library is reinvented by architect Renzo Piano.
Most Likely to Succeed
— After Katrina, a book collector’s B & B shelters more than just people.
Blue-Chip Books
— What has the Internet really done to the prices of modern firsts?
The Long Pen of Margaret Atwood
— Will the acclaimed author change book signings forever?
Columns
Gently Mad
— Saved by the book
Fine MAPS
— A bird’s-eye view of America
Fine Presses
— Bieler Press
Beyond the Basics
— Woodcuts and engravings
How I Got Started
Terry Seymour and the Everyman’s Library
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Digest
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Book Reviews
Fine Pick: Margaret Brentano and Nicholson Baker remember The World on Sunday; bookbinding history; and more.
On The Market
Collecting Civil War books
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