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CA Antiquarian Book Fair to Feature Rare and Eclectic Items, Feb. 8-10

Oakland, CA - The 52nd California International Antiquarian Book Fair, one of the world's... read more

Greenwich Village Antiquarian Book Fair Celebrates 40 Years

New York — In its 40th year, the Greenwich Village Antiquarian Book Fair is... read more

Only Known Surviving Muslim American Slave Autobiography Goes Online at the Library of Congress

The Library of Congress has acquired and made available online the Omar Ibn Said... read more

Rare Books & Portfolios in Vintage Posters Auction at Swann on Feb. 7

New York--Swann Galleries will offer a sale of Vintage Posters on Thursday, February 7.... read more

Getty Museum Presents "Mapping Space: Recent Acquisitions in Focus"

Los Angeles - Photography’s dynamic relationship to the landscape can be traced to the... read more

Elysa Voshell Named Next Executive Director of MN Center for Book Arts

Minnesota Center for Book Arts (MCBA) announced today that Elysa Voshell will be its... read more

Books from the Private Library of Hugh Hefner to be Offered at Rare Books LA

Pasadena, California - Rare Books LA, an antiquarian book, fine print, and photography fair... read more

University of Richmond Museums to Open Exhibition of 17th-Century European Printmaking

The Printed World: Masterpieces of Seventeenth-Century European Printmaking opens February 3 and remains on... 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

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