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Exhibition Charts the Rise and Relevance of the Arts and Crafts Design Movement

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The Morgan Appoints Maria L. Fredericks as Head of the Thaw Conservation Center

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LOC Puts Papers of President Theodore Roosevelt Online

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The 42nd Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair, Nov. 16-18

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1785 Engraving of Washington & Bob Dylan's Handwritten Lyrics at University Archives Auction

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HistoryMiami Museum Features Former National Geographic Photographer Nathan Benn

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Library of Congress Appoints New Chief of the Hispanic Division

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Catalogues Received

Recently Published Catalogues from the World of Collecting

Blackwell Rare Books

Greek and Latin Classics IV, 120 items

Pickering & Chatto Antiquarian Booksellers

#787: Women in Literature and Society, 212 items

Bernard Quaritch Ltd.

#1411: Science, 113 items

December 2011

Reading booksellers’ catalogues is one of the best ways to learn about book collecting, and developing relationships with dealers in your field is the best way to get good books. Most booksellers offer new material to existing customers before they list it online. Many of the best books never hit the web.

Abraham Lincoln Book Shop, Inc.

#169: Americana: Lincolniana, The Civil War, U.S. Presidents, Personalities, 187 items

Aquila Books

#95& 99: Cryptogamic Botany & Mineralogy, 533 & 815 items

Callahan & Company Booksellers

#223, 334 items

Camille Sourget Librairie

#8, 60 items

David M. Lesser Fine Antiquarian Books

LLC#121: "Stitched in Original Wrappers", 258 items

Flo Silver Books

#100: Mexico, Central & South America: Archaeology, Art, Early Travels, Indians + Latin American Art, 509 items

Gene W. Baade, Books on the West

#1111, 183 items

Hauswedell & Nolte

#433: November 22nd & 23rd - Wertvolle Bucher Autographen, 1230 items

Jeff Weber Rare Books

#166: 2011 The Anatomy of Melancholy, 267 items

Lowry-James Rare Prints & Books, ABAA, ILAB

#7: Autumn 2011 - Wood Engravers & Wood Engravings, 14 pages

The Kelmscott Bookshop Rare Books

#7: Artists' Books, Private Press, The Eragny Press, Original Art, William Morris, Children's & Illustrated Books, Art & Photography, Fine Literature, & More, 135 items

Raptis Rare Books

Fall 2011, 214 items

Swann Galleries

Public Auction Sale 2263: Printed & Manuscript Americana/Ocean Liner Memorabilia, 710 items