illustrated books

February 23, 2021
The UK’s leading gardening organization, The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS), has been moving its unique library to a new purpose-built home, RHS Hilltop at
February 12, 2021
Washington, D.C. — The Library of Congress has acquired the Aramont Library, a collection of rare books from some of the most prolific authors and artists of the 19th and 20th centuries.
January 7, 2021
An extravagant collection of fine and decorative art, rare books, and jewelry will head to auction at Christie’s in New York in a series of three sales beginning next week.
November 10, 2020
Berkeley, CA – PBA Galleries will present an auction of Rare Books & Manuscripts on November 19th.
November 4, 2020
New York — Furthermore grants in publishing, a program of the J. M. Kaplan Fund, is pleased to announce the 2020 Alice Award Short List:
September 18, 2019
This year’s winner of the Alice Award has been announced: Southbound: Photographs of and about
May 9, 2019
Literary tourism is big business.
March 7, 2019
As readers of this blog will recall, antiquarian medical books are a particular interest of mine, so it was great fun to browse the catalogue of Bonhams' upcoming auction of the
February 2, 2019
A trio of sales I'll be watching this week: