early printed books

February 11, 2021
New York – Christie’s is honored to present one the most important collections of illuminated manuscripts and early printed books to have appeared at auctio
February 2, 2021
Paris – On March 23rd, Christie’s France, in association with booksellers Jacques Quentin (Geneva) and Benoît Forgeot (Paris), is honored to offer the first part of the renowned poetic
February 2, 2021
Last week, the Brotherton Library at the University of Leeds in the UK announced its acquisition of a very special book.
January 14, 2021
Basel, Switzerland — Beginning the new year with an exciting event, the Stuttgart Antiquariatsmesse is going online from 29th January to
October 14, 2020
New York — On Tuesday, October 27, Swann Galleries brings back its standalone offering of
September 30, 2020
Dallas, TX – “The most spectacular contribution of the book-maker's art to sixteenth-century science was without doubt the 
August 28, 2020
Amsterdam — The first book was printed in Italy in 1465, only ten years after the Gutenberg Bible. It is natural then, that there are many fine, early volumes available from Italy.
August 10, 2020
A first edition of John Locke’s most famous work is just one of the tantalizing items at this varied auction.
July 29, 2020
Amsterdam — Nearly every book collector loves an early text.  This early French text, which explains the meaning and symbolism of the clothing a priest wears, is particularly fascinating to all tho