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Collection Illuminating the Evolution of the United States Offered by Old World Auctions

Glen Allen, Virginia—May 24, 2017—Over 400 lots focused on the history, discovery, and evolution... read more

The Ornithological Library of Gerald Dorros at Christie's NY

New York—Christie’s is pleased to present The Ornithological Library of Gerald Dorros, MD, a... read more

Christie's Announces Highlights from the Eric C. Caren Collection

New York—Christie’s announces the sale of the Eric C. Caren Collection: How History Unfolds... read more

Nobel Prize Medal of Man Who Discovered Cosmic Rays for Sale at Bonhams NY

The Nobel Prize Medal for Physics awarded in 1936 to the Austrian scientist who... read more

Disney Animation Art and Disneyland Treasures at Profiles in History

LOS ANGELES—On June 9th in Los Angeles, Profiles in History will auction off 50... read more

Record-Shattering $8.3-Million Comics & Comic Art Auction at Heritage

DALLAS, Texas (May 23, 2017) - Robert Crumb’s 1969 Fritz The Cat Cover Art... read more

Books & Works on Paper, Darwin Letter at Bloomsbury Auctions, June 22

Bloomsbury Auctions will be hosting the auction of Books & Works on Paper at... read more

Ransom Center Names Aaron T. Pratt the Pforzheimer Curator of Early Books and Manuscripts

The Harry Ransom Center at The University of Texas at Austin announces its appointment... read more

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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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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