The summer catalogue from London’s Peter Harrington includes rock ’n’ roll legend Elvis Presley’s annotated copy of The Prophet by Lebanese
April 22, 2021
A Massachusetts antiquarian bookseller is offering for sale a first edition of Ethan Frome (1911), with what book collectors call major 'association' value.
September 30, 2019
By now many of you will have heard the exciting news that schol
January 11, 2018
This may be the year of Emily Brontë--her bicentenary, that is, with a major exhibition opening at
December 7, 2016
Sir Isaac Newton's Philosophiae naturalis principia mathematica (Prinicipia for short) is a hallmark book in the history of science, "perhaps the greatest intellectual stride that
October 27, 2016
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May 28, 2013
On 11 June 2013 the Books and Manuscripts sale at Sotheby’s New York will include a particularly important first
November 19, 2012
Marlene Dietrich did not have the eyes of a reader; she had the eyes of a seductress. Which served her well in her long Hollywood career. But, as it turns out, she liked books.
September 25, 2012