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At Bonhams: Orwell's Copy of "Keep the Aspidistra Flying" Presented to a Bookseller

An important, inscribed, first edition presentation copy of George Orwell’s 1936 novel Keep the... read more

The Book Illustration Competition 2017 Announces Winner

The Folio Society and House of Illustration are thrilled to announce Darya Shnykina as... read more

Ski & Winter Imagery Lead Swann Galleries' March 16 Sale of Vintage Posters

New York—On Thursday, March 16, Swann Galleries will hold an auction of Vintage Posters,... read more

Asemic Writing Exhibition at Minnesota Center for Book Arts Through May 28

Asemic writing is a wordless semantic form that often has the appearance of abstract... read more

Greenwich will Host the Largest Ephemera Fair in the Country, March 18-19

Mark your calendar for what will undoubtedly be the finest celebration of all things... read more

Galley Proofs for Martin Luther King's Last Book to be Auctioned

LOS ANGELES, February 21, 2017 - Galley proofs for Dr. Martin Luther King’s last... read more

A Prominent San Francisco Library from the Andrew F. Burke Family 

Michaan’s is pleased to announce the sale of a prominent San Francisco Library consisting... read more

Art and Emblems of Friendships with the Kennedys at Bonhams' Bi-Atlantic Sales

NEW YORK — The first of Bonhams' Kennedy offerings, is a section titled the... 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

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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