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Hunter S. Thompson Archive Consisting of 182 Letters to be Auctioned

Los Angeles - An extraordinary collection of 182 letters by Gonzo journalist Hunter S.Thompson... read more

Boston's Panopticon Gallery Opens "Bibliophile" Exhibition

To coincide with start of a new school year, Panopticon Gallery presents Bibliophile, a... read more

Howard Greenberg Gallery Presents "Vivian Maier: The Color Work"

New York - The color work of street photographer Vivian Maier will be the... read more

Bonhams Introduces the Griffith J. Davis Photography and Archives

New York − On October 2, Bonhams sale of Photographs will offer over 130... read more

Modern African-American Art Shines in Oct 4 Sale at Swann

New York—African-American Fine Art sales at Swann Galleries offer the opportunity to see marketplace... read more

The First Book Published and Printed in Antarctica at Bonhams NY

New York− On September 25, Bonhams sale of Exploration and Travel, Featuring Americana will... read more

The First Western Book on Cosmetics & Scents will be Sold in Paris

Published for the first time in Venice in 1555, it was a precious asset... read more

Printed Matter Presents the NY Art Book Fair Sept. 21-23

Printed Matter, Inc. presents THE NY ART BOOK FAIR, September 21-23, 2018 Preview:... read more

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2015 Bookseller Resource Guide
September/October 2007
Features
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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.