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"The Voice of Truth" and More Rarities in March 22 Auction at PBA Galleries

PBA Galleries will offer The Voice of Truth by Mormon founder Joseph Smith and... read more

The Eric Carle Museum Announces "The Art of Eric Carle: Seasons"

Amherst, MA -- In 1970, Eric Carle published The Tiny Seed, which chronicles... read more

Minnesota Center for Book Arts Announces Summer 2018 Artist-in-Residence

Minnesota Center for Book Arts (MCBA) is pleased to announce the next participant in... read more

Einstein and Family: Letters and Portraits at Christie’s Online, May 2-9

London-Christie’s will present Einstein and Family: Letters and Portraits, an online sale open for... read more

"Defence of Poesie" Reaches $149K at Swann Galleries

New York—On March 8, Swann Galleries held an auction of Early Printed, Medical, Scientific... read more

New Scholarship on Famous Black Panthers Huey Newton Poster Revealed at Swann

New York—Swann Galleries’ auction of Printed & Manuscript African Americana on Thursday, March 29... read more

16th Century, Firsts, Space, Lankes at National Book Auctions

Ithaca, NY—National Book Auctions, located in Ithaca, NY, announces the launch of their next... read more

Private Collection Launches Heritage Auctions' Rare Books Sale to $2.1+ Million

Dallas, TX - A private collection of rare, first editions offered in Heritage Auctions’... read more

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2015 Bookseller Resource Guide
Contents Spring 2017

Telling It Slant

By Barbara Basbanes Richter

Emily Dickinson in the twenty-first century


By J. P. Romney and Rebecca Romney

A literary spin doctor attacks cheap books during the Great Depression

Auction Guide

Read Online

A preview of some of the auctions coming up this spring

Rare Book Week

Read Online

Our guide to the book fairs, auctions, and exhibits in New York City, March 6-13

Gently Mad

Otto Penzler's Literary Lair

Read Online

Inside an extraordinary collection
of mystery fiction


Wycliffite Bible

The brightest star within Dr. Ryrie’s collection

Beyond the Basics

Houghton Library Turns 75

A bibliographic lesson from its founding librarian

In View

The History of Photography in 100 Images

The Shape of Things at MoMA

Fine Maps

A Teenager Maps the Arctic

The Inuit hunter who charted parts of Baffin Island

In the Library

Useful & Beautiful

The Mark Samuels Lasner Collection


Love, War, and Chess

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

On the Block

Hamilton Fever

A hot market for history

How I Got Started

Music Books and AMQS

Collector Dave Black


Philip Roth’s Books Bound for the Newark Public Library

book: WWI Solider Poets

art: Book Designer Jerry Kelly

object: On the (Base)Ball


Dear Reader

Quotes & Comments