First Folio

June 9, 2022
New York -- Often referred to as the most important book in English literature, Shakespeare's First Folio is an extraordinary piece of history dating back to 1623. One of fewer than twenty remainin
May 13, 2022
Take a ten-minute, behind-the-scenes tour through the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library in Toronto, Canada, where you’ll see a First Folio, the first
October 22, 2021
Reno, NV – An exceedingly rare First Folio single play “fragment” of William Shakespeare’s The First Part of Henry the Fourth, published in 1623, will be offered during Holabird Western Americana C
August 24, 2021
New York—One gallery. Hundreds of objects. Countless stories.
October 15, 2020
Yesterday, a copy of Shak
September 11, 2020
Spend nine minutes gazing at some beautiful books and learning how King’s College Library conserves a collection of rare English literature and the
January 10, 2020
New York – Christie’s is delighted to announce the auction of William Shakespeare’s Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies, often referred to as the “First Fo
September 30, 2019
By now many of you will have heard the exciting news that schol
June 10, 2019
A brief overview of this week's auction offerings:
June 4, 2019
Firsts: London’s Rare Book Fair, the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association's annual flagship event, opens its doors for the 62nd time in the capital in Ju