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Personal Items from the Estate of Stephen Hawking to be Offered Online at Christie’s

London - A brilliant mind whose discoveries have shaped our understanding of the universe,... read more

Exemplars from the History of Printmaking at Swann Galleries on November 1

New York-An auction of Old Master Through Modern Prints on Thursday, November 1 at... read more

Exhibition Charts the Rise and Relevance of the Arts and Crafts Design Movement

Austin, TX — A detailed look at the history of the Arts and Crafts... read more

The Morgan Appoints Maria L. Fredericks as Head of the Thaw Conservation Center

New York —The Morgan Library & Museum announced today the appointment of Maria L.... read more

LOC Puts Papers of President Theodore Roosevelt Online

The largest collection of the papers of President Theodore Roosevelt, documenting his extraordinary career... read more

The 42nd Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair, Nov. 16-18

Boston - The annual fall gathering for booklovers, the Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair... read more

1785 Engraving of Washington & Bob Dylan's Handwritten Lyrics at University Archives Auction

Westport, CT - A rare, 1785 hand-colored portrait engraving of George Washington, printed for... read more

HistoryMiami Museum Features Former National Geographic Photographer Nathan Benn

Miami - HistoryMiami Museum, a Smithsonian Affiliate and a premier Miami cultural institution, presents... 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