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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 Autumn 2016

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The 2016 Holiday Gift Guide for Book Lovers

By Rebecca Rego Barry & Nate Pedersen

’Tis the season: our top 20 ideas

Treasuring the Medieval Past

By Sandra Hindman

The what, why & how of collecting Books of Hours

Puzzlemaster!

By Erin Blakemore

Will Shortz talks about his collection of 25,000 puzzle books and ephemera

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Auction Guide

A preview of some of the auctions coming up this autumn.

Gently Mad

…From an Antique Land

An exhibition on Pergamum prompts fond literary memories

Record-Breaker

Besler in Full Bloom

The famous florilegium reaches $2.5 million

Beyond the Basics

Learning to Look at Books

Why careful examination is crucial for collectors

Sold@Auction

Papyrus Fragments, Venetian Vellum, and Waugh's Dust

A roundup of first editions, manuscripts, and fine art

On the Block

Reaching for the Heavens

Giancarlo Beltrame's astronomy books

In the Library

People on Paper

Celebrating caricature at Yale’s Lewis Walpole Library

Fine Maps

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Chasing the Moon’s Shadow

How Edmond Halley mapped the solar eclipse

In View

Close-up

Diane Arbus, reexamined

How I Got Started

Early Women Writers

Collector Maureen E. Mulvihill

Digest

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Illuminated Manuscripts in Boston

Book: A Caldecott Journey

Art: Alvin Lustig’s New Directions

Object: Microscopes

Plus

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Dear Reader

Quotes & Comments

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