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Olmstead's 1859 Letter Describing his Vision for Central Park to be Auctioned

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Charles Dickens Handwritten Signed "Christmas Carol" Quote Sold for $23,597 at Auction 

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World Records for both Harry Potter & Einstein's "God" Letter at Christie's

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52nd California International Antiquarian Book Fair Returns to Oakland, February 8-10, 2019

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Contents Winter 2018

Mary Shelley’s Monsterpiece

By Jonathan Shipley

For its bicenntennial, science and technology educators breathe new life into Frankenstein

A Madness Most Discreet

By Michael Peck

The tortured history of Charles and Mary Lamb’s Tales from Shakespeare

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2018 Collector’s Resource Guide

Gently Mad

Booked in Maine

In the footsteps of Hawthorne, Longfellow, and Stowe

Record-Breaker

Rare Map of Chicago

A coveted pre-fire panorama

In View

Historian with a Camera

Mathew Brady’s portrait photography

Beyond the Basics

Fake (Book) News

The Caveat Book Shop

Fine Maps

Fathoming the Ocean Floor

Marie Tharp’s underwater discovery

In the Library

Medieval Treasure Bindings

The Morgan Library's bling

Sold@Auction

Austen, Brontë & Rowling Shine

A roundup of first editions, manuscripts, and fine art

On the Block

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The Yeats Family Collection

Painters & poets inspire bidders

How I Got Started

Louise Erdrich

Collector John Reinhart

Digest

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Black Heritage Collections in SoCal

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book: Salvaged from the Sea

art: Leon Loughridge

object: Political Memorabilia

Plus

FineBooksmagazine.com

Dear Reader

Quotes & Comments

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