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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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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