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Rare Harry Potter First Edition at Bloomsbury Auctions in July

Bloomsbury Auctions will host an auction of Rare Books and Works on Paper including... read more

The KoKo Collection: Mystery & Detective Literature Will Appear at Auction Sept. 14

DALLAS, Texas (June 21, 2017) - Dashiell Hammett’s Red Harvest (est. $30,000) is expected... read more

Three Books & Manuscripts Auctions at Christie’s NY on June 15 Total $9.7 Million

New York-Christie’s New York Books and Manuscripts sales realize $9,690,563, across three auctions that... read more

Caricatures Including the Collections of the Late John Wardroper and the Late Charles Knevitt at Bloomsbury

Two fascinating collections of caricatures make up Bloomsbury Auctions’ sale on 13th July 2017;... read more

Rare Maps & Views, Western Art, Audubon at Worth Auctions

Worth Auctions, located in Dryden, NY, announces the launch of their next auction... read more

"This Day in Collecting History" Published

Atglen, PA— Schiffer Publishing, Ltd., would like to introduce This Day In Collecting History,... read more

Easton, West, Exploration at National Book Auctions

ITHACA, NY—National Book Auctions, located in Ithaca, NY, announces the launch of their... read more

Richard Matheson's "Twilight Zone" Annotated Short Story & Script Collection Going to Auction

LOS ANGELES- June 19, 2017- Profiles in History is proud to announce, legendary author... read more

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Contents June 2011

SPECIAL REPORT

Collecting the Revolution

A budding collector’s search for early America’s people, places, and books
By Christopher Lancette

 

Departments

Fine Books Review

Eco’s Confessions

An exquisite collection of essays about writing and reading By Rebecca Rego Barry

Catalogues Received

Recently published catalogues from the world of collecting.

Calendar

Find book fairs and auctions in your area or around the world.

Featured Columns

Fine Maps

Comic Cartography

The witty world of cartoon maps By Jeffrey S. Murray

Sold@Auction

Spring Surprises

Fitzgerald's shocking letter, Vivien Leigh's inscribed photo, and Egyptian rarities By Ian McKay