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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

UK Exhibition Of Rare Antarctic Books for Shackleton's 145th Birthday

To celebrate the 145th anniversary of Ernest Shackleton's birth, Jonkers Rare Books are pleased... read more

Special Exhibition of William Mortensen's Photography at the NYC Book & Ephemera Fair

New York — His work was startling and new. It had the power to... read more

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2015 Bookseller Resource Guide
September/October 2007
Features
cover
Buy it Now!
The top young collectors in the English-speaking world discuss collecting and their passion for books.
Rip, Slash, and Tear
—Can plundering books be a form of preservation?
An American Library
—Restoring Thomas Jefferson's book collection.
The New Ice Age
Tulane’s libraries are still fighting Katrina.
Columns
Gently Mad
—A visit to Rare Book School.
Fine MAPS
—Canada’s missing map.
Fine Presses
—The Booklyn Artists Alliance.
Beyond the Basics
—The weighty issue of points.
How I Got Started
Collecting the printer John Baskerville.
DEPARTMENTS
PLUS
Dear Reader
Quotes & Comments
[Read Online]
Catalogs Received
Calendar: Auctions & Fairs
ad index
Digest
A new Szyk Haggadah, Charles Blockson retires, books and art, and more.
Book Reviews
On The Market
Collecting picture books.
Auction Report
—Connolly's Modern Movement, Arctic exploration, baseball, and more.