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Russian America and Polar Exploration: The Martin Greene Library at Christie’s, Dec. 7

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Christie's Books & Manuscripts Sale, Dec. 5

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Singular Private Collection of Fraternal Order Books at National Book Auctions

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George Washington Spy Letter Leads Auction

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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First editions, historical documents, and fine art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 blooksóbook-like objects

Plus

FineBooksmagazine.com

Dear Reader

Quotes & Comments

Marketplace