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The Morgan Acquires Drawings by Major African-American Artists from the South

New York—The Morgan is excited to announce that it is expanding its collection—one of... read more

Illustrations from Treasured Children's Literature at Swann on December 6

New York - Swann Galleries continues their auction season with Illustration Art on Thursday,... read more

Minnesota Center for Book Arts Announces "New Editions" Book Art Event

Minnesota Center for Book Arts (MCBA) invites the community to attend New Editions, a... read more

Manuscript of Gettysburg Address on Display at Library of Congress for 155th Anniversary

On Nov. 19, 1863, Abraham Lincoln delivered the Gettysburg Address in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. The... read more

Potter & Potter's December 1 Vintage Travel Poster Event

Chicago — Potter & Potter Auctions is pleased to announce its 750 lot Vintage... read more

The Holy Grail of Glenn Gould Manuscripts at Bonhams

New York - On December 5, Bonhams Books and Manuscripts sale will offer Glenn... read more

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture Acquires Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee Archive

New York — The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture at The New... read more

Russian Literary First Editions Coming up at Christie’s

London--On 28 November, Christie’s will present the single owner auction Russian Literary First Editions... read more

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2015 Bookseller Resource Guide
November/December 2007
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The Archimedes Codex
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Armchair Adventures
Ten classic accounts of American book collecting.
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Pound for Pound
How James Laughlin, a novice publisher, turned a wartime traitor—Ezra Pound—into a great American poet.
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A different sort of book club.
Fine MAPS
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Beyond the Basics
—Designing early typefaces.
How I Got Started
Robert Ruben: collector of artists’ books.
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Harry Potter perplexities, the library of life, new IRS rules on donations, and much more.
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Fine Pick: The ABA at 100, and more.
On The Market
Collecting Thanksgiving.
Auction Report
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