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First-Ever U.S. Julius Klinger Graphic Design Exhibition Opens at the Wolsonian-FIU in October

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Heritage Holding Inaugural Platinum Night Auction May 18-20 for Comics & Comic Art

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The Eric Carle Museum Presents "David Wiesner & the Art of Wordless Storytelling"

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Mo Willems Exhibit Debuts at the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh in 2018

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Graphic Design May 25 at Swann Galleries: Werkstätte to Warhol

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Winners of the 2016-2017 New York City Book Awards

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JFK's 'Only' Diary Sold for $718,750 at Auction  

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Contents June 2011


Collecting the Revolution

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



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.


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Featured Columns

Fine Maps

Comic Cartography

The witty world of cartoon maps By Jeffrey S. Murray


Spring Surprises

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