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Littmann Collection of German Expressionism & Avant-Garde at Swann March 5

New York-Swann Galleries’ March 5 auction boasts property from the Ismar Littmann Family Collection,... read more

"Lacock Abbey: Birthplace of Photography on Paper" Opens March 2

New York - Photography on paper was born in 1839 in England at Lacock... read more

The Morgan Announces the Restoration of J. Pierpont Morgan’s Library

New York-The Morgan Library & Museum announced today the exterior restoration of J. Pierpont... read more

UK Exhibition Of Rare Antarctic Books for Shackleton's 145th Birthday

To celebrate the 145th anniversary of Ernest Shackleton's birth, Jonkers Rare Books are pleased... read more

Special Exhibition of William Mortensen's Photography at the NYC Book & Ephemera Fair

New York — His work was startling and new. It had the power to... read more

4,500 Years of Miniature Books at the Grolier Club

Thousands of years before books were contained within a hand-held technological tablet or phone,... read more

The NYC Book and Ephemera Fair Expands to a Second Day

The Fair that is known as the satellite event, during Manhattan’s celebrated Rare Book... read more

James Joyce-Signed Vintage Photograph Sold for $25,826 at Auction 

Boston—A James Joyce signed vintage photograph sold for $25,826 according to Boston-based RR Auction.... read more

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Contents Spring 2013

Features

Book Gangs of New York

By Travis McDade

Manhattan’s storied Book Row had its grittier side, including a notorious book-theft ring intent on purloining a Poe from the New York Public Library

Book Town, NY

By Ali Jackson-Jolley

A quiet mountain village in New York’s Catskill Mountains is transforming itself into a book lover's destination

 

Featured Columns

Gently Mad

Cleveland Bound

By Nicholas A. Basbanes

A visit with two of the city’s premiere booksellers

Record-Breaker

Waiting for a Prince

By Ian McKay

The best of three Macchiavellis at auction last year

Book Art

Material Witness

By Richard Minsky

An interview with provocative papermaker John Risseeuw

Beyond the Basics

Read Online

The Mystique of the Bay Psalm Book

By Joel Silver

After sixty-six years, this rarity returns to auction

In the Library

The Birth of Bond

By Michael VanBlaricum

The University of Illinois celebrates sixty years of 007

Sold@Auction

Audubon Leads the Way

By Ian McKay

First editions, historical documents, and fine art

Fine Maps

Fit for Royalty

By Jeffrey S. Murray

The Blaeu family and the golden age of Dutch cartography

On the Block

The Book Beautiful

By Jeremy Dibbell

Arthur and Charlotte Vershbow’s vast collection of illustrated books

How I Got Started

Printing, Publishing, & The Leadenhall Press

Collector Matthew Young

Digest

A Brooklyn bookseller launches a First Editions Club

Read Online

Book: The New York Antiquarian Book Fair, past and present

Art: Reinventing the book with Tom Phillips and Johnny Carrera

Object: A collection of blooksbook-like objects

Plus

FineBooksmagazine.com

Dear Reader

Quotes & Comments

Marketplace