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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.