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Handwritten Manuscript for Springsteen's "Born to Run" to be Offered at Sotheby's in June

New York—This June Sotheby’s will present a handwritten working manuscript of “Born to Run,”... read more

Shel Silverstein Will Headline University Archives' May 8 Online Sale

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Early Portraits by Picasso & Rembrandt Lead Swann Prints Auction

New York — Swann Galleries’ offering of Old Master Through Modern Prints on Tuesday,... read more

Wernher von Braun 'Man Will Conquer Space Soon' Archive Sells for $98,644 at Auction 

Boston, MA—An archive of signed drawings, diagrams, charts, and letters by Dr. Wernher von... read more

Flash: British Photography from the Collection of Jeffrey M. Kaplan at Freeman’s

Philadelphia, PA - A true renaissance man, Jeffrey M. Kaplan’s life and experiences have... read more

Nantucket Book Festival Gearing Up for 7th Annual Event, June 15-17

Nantucket, MA—Now in its seventh year, the Nantucket Book Festival has established itself as... read more

Heritage Auctions' Chicago Comics & Comic Art Auction Could Challenge Record

Dallas, TX - The book considered by many to be the “Holy Grail” of... read more

Over 280 Important Manuscripts Offered at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers’ May 1 Auction

The highlight of Leslie Hindman Auctioneers' May 1st sale of Fine Printed Books and... read more

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2015 Bookseller Resource Guide
January/February 2008
Features
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Buy it Now!
The $150 Million Man
—Jay Kislak gave the Library of Congress an Americana collection worth $150 million. 
Such a House As This
—A visit to Walt Whitman’s house.
The Myth of Ulysses
—The true story of a Matisse-Joyce collaboration.
Chasing Captain Cook
—Unraveling a bibliographical mystery.
Columns
Gently Mad
—Honoring a forgotten book-cover designer.
Fine MAPS
—Mapping a Western utopia.
Fine Presses
—Heidi Neilson, neighborhood artist.
Beyond the Basics
—Bibliographies, checklists, and catalogs.
How I Got Started
Eleanor Abbey—a ninety-year-old map collector.
DEPARTMENTS
Digest
Michael Sharpe’s new shop, Updike’s latest bibliographers, cooking books, and more.
Book Reviews
On The Market
Collecting Los Angeles.
Auction Report
—Dante, the fair sex, golf, and more.
PLUS
Dear Reader
Quotes & Comments
[Read Online]
Catalogs Received
Calendar: Auctions & Fairs
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