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"William Steig's Sylvester and the Magic Pebble: A Golden Anniversary" Opens May 4

Amherst, MA --The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art celebrates the golden anniversary... read more

Book of Ottoman Dress is Top Lot at Freeman's Virginia House Museum Sale

Philadelphia — On Wednesday, April 10, Freeman’s had the privilege of auctioning nearly 500... read more

Heritage Auctions' Americana & Political Sale Includes Collection of Robert E. Lee Photographs

Dallas, TX - Consignments from five private collections, including one of the most comprehensive... read more

Series of Exhibits & Events at the Library of Congress for Whitman's 200th Birthday

The Library of Congress will celebrate the 200th anniversary of American poet and changemaker... read more

New Photobook Documents the Notorious Burning Man

Smallworks Press, an independent publishing company specializing in limited edition, exquisitely-printed books focusing on... read more

"Cuban Caricature and Culture" Opens at the Wolfsonian-FIU in June 2019

Miami Beach, FL — In a focused installation, The Wolfsonian-Florida International University will highlight... read more

2019 New England Society Book Awards Finalists Announced

WHAT: The New England Society in the City of New York (NES) is pleased... read more

Wolfson History Prize 2019 Shortlist Revealed

London — The shortlist for the Wolfson History Prize 2019 is revealed today, celebrating... read more

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Border Ballads

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

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Attics Of My Life

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Dear Reader

Music Please

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

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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