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Christie's NY to Auction Pacioli's "Summa de Arithmetica"

New York - Christie’s is thrilled to announce the auction of Luca Pacioli’s Summa... read more

Swann Galleries' Spring Offering of Early Printed Books on March 7

New York -- Early manuscripts, incunabula and post-incunabula lead Swann Galleries’ sale of Early... read more

Einstein's "God" Letter Headlines the Eric C. Caren Collection at Bonhams

New York -- Bonhams announces the seventh installment collector Eric C. Caren's voluminous collection... read more

Record for Alo's "Chamonix" Ski Poster at Swann Galleries

New York-Swann Galleries’ February 7 sale of Vintage Posters saw numerous firsts and records.... read more

"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

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2015 Bookseller Resource Guide
November/December 2006
Features
cover
Buy it Now!
To Greenland, After Rockwell Kent
In pursuit of an author, a collector finds his heart of darkness.
Buying for Bibliophiles
If they don't have it, they probably don't want it. Here's a dozen gift ideas for the impossible to buy for.
Cover Your Books
Your homeowner's policy may not be the best protection for your collections.
A Corner on the Market
Inspired by the upcoming election, a collector offers this (mostly) true tale of playing politics and losing.
Columns
Gently Mad
Chip Kidd: Master of the dust jacket.
Fine MAPS
The third dimension; or, how to map terrain.
Fine Presses
Tara Publishing has made 100,000 books by hand.
Beyond the Basics
Book-auction records.
How I Got Started
Kurt Zimmerman saves book- collecting history.
DEPARTMENTS
Digest
Thieves, fakes, pirates, and other tales to keep you up at night.
Book Reviews
Fine Pick: A Chip Kidd monograph, Penguin design, and more.
On The Market
Modern American photobooks.
Auction Report
Women in love, a mighty tiny tome, and more.
PLUS
Dear Reader
Quotes & Comments
Catalogs Received
Calendar: Auctions & Fairs