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2015 Bookseller Resource Guide

Sale of Karl Lagerfeld Original Fashion Drawings Attracts Intense Worldwide Bidding

West Palm Beach, FL - On April 18, runway action halted temporarily as fashionistas... read more

Waverly Rare Books to Conduct May 2 Judaica Auction

Falls Church, VA - Waverly Rare Books, a division of Quinn’s Auction Galleries, will... read more

A Record for Peruvian Photographer Martín Chambi at Swann Galleries

New York — Swann Galleries’ sale of Classic & Contemporary Photographs on Thursday, April... read more

Bond Abounds in Literature Auction at Swann on May 14

New York - Nineteenth- and twentieth-century luminaries, science-fiction and more form Swann Galleries’ 19th... read more

Two Hunter S. Thompson Letters to be Auctioned

Los Angeles - An pair of extraordinary letters by Gonzo journalist Hunter S. Thompson... read more

Printed & Manuscript Americana Realizes $1 Million at Swann

New York - Swann Galleries’ Printed & Manuscript Americana sale on Thursday, April 16... read more

Einstein Letter Defending his Jewish Heritage to be Auctioned

Los Angeles - A fascinating letter by Albert Einstein on the Jewish People’s rights... read more

"William Steig's Sylvester and the Magic Pebble: A Golden Anniversary" Opens May 4

Amherst, MA --The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art celebrates the golden anniversary... read more

  • From the FB&C blog - Vintage “Notre Dame” Posters Head to #Auction t.co/h6P2N93Ucr #bonhams #vintageposters
  • (((whistles))) This Frazetta painting is expected to reach $5 million at auction next month t.co/iNAOuWTITg… t.co/rCylQqJutJ
  • Vintage “Notre Dame” Posters Head to Auction t.co/Inr5vj2I4G
  • “Egyptian Queen,” Frank Frazetta’s 1969 Masterpiece, Makes Auction Debut at Heritage… t.co/oaQaUjYVzI
  • Apollo 11 Lunar Module Timeline Book at Christie's t.co/D97ZENyNP1
  • RT @shazjmorgan: Old libraries and book place always give me excited tingles ...
  • RT @SILibraries: ⚠️Just announced⚠️ The first talk in our Magnificent Obsessions Speaker Series -- Celebrating Women Book Collectors: The E…
  • Minnesota Center for Book Arts Presents "Playing With Words" t.co/7Gsmg7fKrW
  • Ray Goulet’s Magic Posters, Books, and Ephemera Sold Well at Potter & Potter t.co/RzTEf6lQ4O
  • Early American History, Science & Tech at University Archives Auction on May 15 t.co/wUn2yWF70x
Gently Mad Blog

Barry Moser Exhibit Roars into New Boston Book Arts Gallery

Next month, Boston's Bromer Booksellers is unveiling its new book arts gallery with... read more

Bright Young Booksellers: Kate Mitas

Our Bright Young Booksellers series continues today with Kate Mitas, of Kate Mitas, Bookseller... read more

Rare American Bibles on View

A breathtaking selection of the rarest American bibles went on exhibit last week at... read more

Rare Books &c. at Auction This Week

A quiet sale week coming up: On Thursday, April 25, ALDE sells the library... read more

Faking It: Literary Forgery in Early Modern Europe

Literary forgers have plied their trade as long as there's been something worth copying,... read more

Little Blue Books Bibliography Published

We learned via the Exlibris list earlier this week that a Little Blue Books... read more

New Limited Edition of Cormac McCarthy's "The Road" Published

Suntup Editions, California-based publisher of fine limited editions, will be publishing a special... read more

175 Years of a Bloomsbury Publisher

The small but interesting exhibition celebrating 175 years of the London publisher Batsford (now... read more

Rare Books &c. at Auction This Week

Here are the auctions I'll be watching this week: On Tuesday, April 16, Printed... read more

News Stories

Sale of Karl Lagerfeld Original Fashion Drawings Attracts Intense Worldwide Bidding

West Palm Beach, FL - On April 18, runway action halted temporarily as fashionistas... read more

Waverly Rare Books to Conduct May 2 Judaica Auction

Falls Church, VA - Waverly Rare Books, a division of Quinn’s Auction Galleries, will... read more

A Record for Peruvian Photographer Martín Chambi at Swann Galleries

New York — Swann Galleries’ sale of Classic & Contemporary Photographs on Thursday, April... read more

Bond Abounds in Literature Auction at Swann on May 14

New York - Nineteenth- and twentieth-century luminaries, science-fiction and more form Swann Galleries’ 19th... read more

Two Hunter S. Thompson Letters to be Auctioned

Los Angeles - An pair of extraordinary letters by Gonzo journalist Hunter S. Thompson... read more

Printed & Manuscript Americana Realizes $1 Million at Swann

New York - Swann Galleries’ Printed & Manuscript Americana sale on Thursday, April 16... read more

Einstein Letter Defending his Jewish Heritage to be Auctioned

Los Angeles - A fascinating letter by Albert Einstein on the Jewish People’s rights... read more

"William Steig's Sylvester and the Magic Pebble: A Golden Anniversary" Opens May 4

Amherst, MA --The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art celebrates the golden anniversary... read more