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"The Federalist" and Other Firsts at Heritage's Rare Books Auction in NYC

Dallas, Texas - A rare copy of The Federalist: A Collection of Essays, Written... read more

Time-Capsule Collection from the Virginia House Museum Comes to Freeman's

Philadelphia - Declared by the National Register of Historic Places to be “a noteworthy... read more

Waverly's Feb. 28 Auction Spotlights Presidential Material & First Editions

Falls Church, Virginia - A letter written by Abraham Lincoln in the early days... read more

Boston Athenaeum Announces Expansion

Boston—The Boston Athen√¶um, a distinguished and vibrant independent library and cultural institution, announces its... read more

NY International Antiquarian Book Fair Returns to Park Avenue Armory March 7-10

New York—The beloved New York International Antiquarian Book Fair (NYIABF) produced by Sanford L.... read more

Littmann Collection of German Expressionism & Avant-Garde at Swann March 5

New York-Swann Galleries’ March 5 auction boasts property from the Ismar Littmann Family Collection,... read more

"Lacock Abbey: Birthplace of Photography on Paper" Opens March 2

New York - Photography on paper was born in 1839 in England at Lacock... read more

The Morgan Announces the Restoration of J. Pierpont Morgan’s Library

New York-The Morgan Library & Museum announced today the exterior restoration of J. Pierpont... read more

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Departments

Digest

Border Ballads

Sir Walter Scott first published them, but who owns them? By Nate Pedersen

Digest

The Grateful Dead headlines at the New-York Historical Society

Attics Of My Life

The Grateful Dead headlines at the New-York Historical Society By Rebecca Rego Barry

Dear Reader

Music Please

Fine Books’ editor Rebecca Rego Barry on the May music-themed issue

Catalogues Received

Recently published catalogues from the world of collecting

Calendar

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Featured Columns

Sold@Auction

Mozart, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, and Gershwin

The greatest hits on the block By Ian McKay

Round These Isles

Of Music and Men

Austrian writer Stefan Zweig’s autographed music manuscripts By Stephen Maughan

Fine Books Interview

Little Bit Country, Little Bit Rock ’N Roll

Little Bit Country, Little Bit Rock ’N Roll

Holly George-Warren talks to Fine Books about Gene Autry and Woodstock Interview by Rebecca Rego Barry