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Exhibition Charts the Rise and Relevance of the Arts and Crafts Design Movement

Austin, TX — A detailed look at the history of the Arts and Crafts... read more

The Morgan Appoints Maria L. Fredericks as Head of the Thaw Conservation Center

New York —The Morgan Library & Museum announced today the appointment of Maria L.... read more

LOC Puts Papers of President Theodore Roosevelt Online

The largest collection of the papers of President Theodore Roosevelt, documenting his extraordinary career... read more

The 42nd Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair, Nov. 16-18

Boston - The annual fall gathering for booklovers, the Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair... read more

1785 Engraving of Washington & Bob Dylan's Handwritten Lyrics at University Archives Auction

Westport, CT - A rare, 1785 hand-colored portrait engraving of George Washington, printed for... read more

HistoryMiami Museum Features Former National Geographic Photographer Nathan Benn

Miami - HistoryMiami Museum, a Smithsonian Affiliate and a premier Miami cultural institution, presents... read more

Library of Congress Appoints New Chief of the Hispanic Division

The Library of Congress appointed Suzanne Schadl, academic expert in Latin American studies, as... read more

"Masters of Photography: 19th Century and Now" at Paris Photo in November

Paris - Iconic images by the earliest masters of photography—as well as contemporary artists... read more

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Digest

The NCBCC is Back

The “old college try” could be worth $2,500 By Christopher Lancette

Fine Books Review

Beauty and the Book

Richard Minsky’s The Art of American Book Covers, 1875-1930 By Rebecca Rego Barry

Dear Reader

The Promise of Spring

Fine Books back in print, and a ticket to Mississippi By Rebecca Rego Barry

Biblio 360

Exclusive guide to online exhibits

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Featured Columns

Gently Mad

Down South

Books, art, music, and food on the Mississippi Delta Literary Tour By Nicholas Basbanes

Gently Mad – 8.1

Collect, Protect, and Preserve

Meet the new archivist of the United States By Nicholas Basbanes

Sold@Auction

Collecting Print

A Gutenberg leaf and a million-dollar comic book By Ian McKay

Crimes Against Humanities

Ex-Libri

Italian book thief Guglielmo Libri’s stolen Descartes letters By Jeremy Dibbell

Fine Books Interview

Folio Fellow

Robert Pranzatelli talks to Fine Books about his new literary magazine Interview by Rebecca Rego Barry