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Designs for Thames Tunnel Sell for £200,000 at Bonhams Book Sale

Designs for the Thames Tunnel, signed by Marc Isambard Brunel and his son Isambard... read more

New World Record for Harry Potter First Edition at Bonhams

A first edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone by J K Rowling... read more

Russian America and Polar Exploration: The Martin Greene Library at Christie’s, Dec. 7

New York—Christie’s is pleased to present Russian America and Polar Exploration: Highlights from the... read more

Christie's Books & Manuscripts Sale, Dec. 5

New York—Christie’s announces the fall various owner sale of Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts,... read more

Singular Private Collection of Fraternal Order Books at National Book Auctions

Ithaca, NY—National Book Auctions, located in Ithaca, NY, announces the launch of their next... read more

George Washington Spy Letter Leads Auction

New York—Swann Galleries’ auction on Tuesday, November 7 saw fine results for Autographs by... read more

2017 Winners of the Paris Photo-Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards

Paris Photo and Aperture Foundation are pleased to announce the winners of the... read more

Exhibition of New Work by Emerging Artists Responding to The Huntington's Collections to Open Nov. 18

San Marino, CA— An exhibition opening next week at The Huntington Library, Art Collections,... 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