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"The Federalist" and Other Firsts at Heritage's Rare Books Auction in NYC

Dallas, Texas - A rare copy of The Federalist: A Collection of Essays, Written... read more

Time-Capsule Collection from the Virginia House Museum Comes to Freeman's

Philadelphia - Declared by the National Register of Historic Places to be “a noteworthy... read more

Waverly's Feb. 28 Auction Spotlights Presidential Material & First Editions

Falls Church, Virginia - A letter written by Abraham Lincoln in the early days... read more

Boston Athenaeum Announces Expansion

Boston—The Boston Athenæum, a distinguished and vibrant independent library and cultural institution, announces its... read more

NY International Antiquarian Book Fair Returns to Park Avenue Armory March 7-10

New York—The beloved New York International Antiquarian Book Fair (NYIABF) produced by Sanford L.... read more

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

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2015 Bookseller Resource Guide
Contents Winter 2015

Hemingway’s Havana

By Martha Steger

A tour through the once forbidden homes and haunts of the famous expatriate author

The Young Illuminators

By Barbara Basbanes Richter

With arts funding on the decline, programs that allow children to play with medieval manuscripts and craft their own artists’ books might just save the book as we know it

Featured Columns

Gently Mad

Read Online

High Spots in Human Progress

By Nicholas A. Basbanes

Ohio’s Stuart Rose may lack a Gutenberg Bible, but little else

Record-Breaker

Consult Your Volvelles

By Ian McKay

The beautiful Astronomicum Caesareum

Book Art

Fine Press Fests

By Richard Minsky

Before CODEX comes Oak Knoll

Beyond the Basics

Bibliographies of Bibliographies

By Joel Silver

Road maps to the world of books

In the Library

One Hundred Books Famous in Children’s Literature

By Chris Loker

Adding to the “Grolier Hundred” canon

Fine Maps

Only Farmers Need Apply

By Jeffrey S. Murray

The atlas that lured American farmers to Canada’s wheat belt

Sold@Auction

Sports, Literature & Music

By Ian McKay

A roundup of first editions, manuscripts, maps, and fine art

On the Block

Arts & Sciences

By Jeremy Dibbell

From artists’ books to motherboards

How I Got Started

Books About Books

Collector Jerry Morris

Digest

Read Online

Inside Rare Book Week West

Book: Rebuilding William Morris’ library

Art: CA illustrator Paul Rogers

Object: Famous typewriters

Plus

FineBooksmagazine.com

Dear Reader

Quotes & Comments

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