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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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Contents Spring 2010

Features

Edward Stratemeyer’s New York (and New Jersey)

by James D. Keeline

The publisher behind the Hardy Boys and Nancy Drew was a metropolitan at heart.

A Passion for Paper

By Karen Edwards

Dard Hunter’s Mountain House is a shrine to his Arts & Crafts mastery.

Christopher Columbus Baldwin, Early American Librarian

Excerpt by Jack Larkin and Caroline F. Sloat

Peek into Baldwin's diary, from an edition to be published this fall by the American Antiquarian Society.

 

Digest

Top of the Heap

Mighty Oak

Medical Manuscripts & More

The Art of Losing

Plus

Dear Reader

Quotes & Comments

Marketplace

Advertising Index

Featured Columns

Gently Mad

Collect, Protect, and Preserve

By Nicholas Basbanes

Meet the new archivist of the United States.

Fine Books Review

Bibliophile’s Bookshelf

By Jeremy Dibbell

The Oxford Companion to the Book belongs on every bibliophile's bookshelf.30

Fine Books Interview

Enough Bookshelves

By Rebecca Rego Barry

Michael F. Suarez is a scholar, poet, professor, editor, director, and collector.

How I Got started

Science Fiction and Decorative Bindings

By Ellen F. Brown

Jamie E. Jennings, collector of science fiction and decorative bindings.