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Daniel Crouch Rare Books to Launch New York Gallery on Burns Night, Jan. 25

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Rare 1494 Christopher Columbus Book to be Auctioned

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Edgar Allan Poe Tintype at Swann Galleries' Winter Photographs Sale

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"Auction Action" Debuts on BCTV, January 30

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Seager Gray Gallery Presents Artist Book Collaboration Prior to CODEX

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Family Archive of Alexander Hamilton Letters & Manuscripts Achieves $2.6 Million at Sotheby’s New York

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National Library of Israel Acquires Valmadonna Trust Library of Hebrew Books and Manuscripts

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The Library Company of Philadelphia Names Dr. Michael Barsanti as the New Edwin Wolf 2nd Director

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Departments

DIGEST

Recipe for Success

The largest collection of Jewish cookbooks in the country. By Karen Edwards

Fine Books Review

Off the Map

Two new books explore cartography in wild ways. By Rebecca Rego Barry

Dear Reader

What’s New in the New Year

Fine Books’ editor Rebecca Rego Barry on our exciting new content

Catalogues Received

Recently published catalogues from the world of collecting.

Quotes & Comments

Praise for the December issue of Fine Books.

Calendar

Find book fairs and auctions in your area or around the world.

Featured Columns

Gently Mad

Collective History

Carol Fitzgerald’s new Series Americana—the books behind her book. By Nicholas A. Basbanes

Sold@Auction

Six Figures

Poe poems, a Mississippi map, and A Christmas Carol made handsome returns last month. By Ian McKay

Fine Books Interview

Archivist in the Forest

Jeffrey Cramer talks to Fine Books about his new edition of The Maine Woods and his job at the Thoreau Institute.

Crimes Against Humanities

For the Birds

A look at the infamous 1971 theft of Union College’s first edition Audubon. By Jeremy Dibbell