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Extremely Rare Abraham Lincoln Photograph at Sotheby’s NY

New York, 19 September 2016--Sotheby's is privileged to present an extremely rare and important... read more

Al Capone Letter Details His Day-to-Day Life at Alcatraz 

BOSTON, MA - (September 21, 16) An exceptionally rare Al Capone letter that reveals... read more

Historical Mathematical Texts and Navigational Works at Swann Galleries

New York— On Tuesday, October 18, Swann Galleries will hold an auction of Early... read more

"It's Alive!" Exhibition at Minnesota Center for Book Arts

From works inspired by campy B movies to those addressing contemporary psychological fear, It’s... read more

Rosenbach Exhibition,"The Art of Ownership," Explores the Stories Behind Bookplates

PHILADELPHIA, September 7, 2016—The Rosenbach of the Free Library of Philadelphia presents The Art... read more

Gonzalo Fernandéz Pontes New President of the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers

At the Ordinary General Meeting on 20th September 2016 in Budapest the presidents of... read more

Most Important Abraham Lincoln Auction in Decades Sets World Records at Heritage Auctions

DALLAS - The 1852 medal honoring Secretary of State Henry Clay - struck by... read more

Early American History and First Edition Fiction Top Heritage’s Near-Sellout Rare Book Auction

DALLAS - Rare early American texts with rock-solid provenance lead Heritage Auctions’ $1.2+ million... read more

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Fine Books Review

The Purloined Book

Eric Rasmussen investigates stolen first folios of Shakespeare By Jeremy Dibbell

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Gently Mad

A Visual History of the Industrial Revolution

Lowell, Massachusetts, has a trove of nineteenth-century engineering drawings By Nicholas A. Basbanes

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Collectors and Their Collections

Results from an ‘English Bibliophile,’ the Jackson collection, the Caren collection, and the Safra collection sales By Ian McKay