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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

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Recently Published Catalogues from the World of Collecting

Blackwell’s Rare Books

Summer 2018: Translations, 157 items
B193: Antiquarian, Modern 1st Editions, & Private Press & Illustrated Books, 244 items

Kelmscott Bookshop

#16: Private Press & Artists’ Books, 143 items

November 2018

Reading booksellers’ catalogues is one of the best ways to learn about book collecting, and developing relationships with dealers in your field is the best way to get good books. Most booksellers offer new material to existing customers before they list it online. Many of the best books never hit the web.

Addison & Sarova Auctioneers

Auction #1020: Nov. 3, 2pm: Rare Books, & the Harrison Forman Archive, 367 items

Alastor Rare Books

#32, 200 items

Leslie Hinderman Auctioneers

#624, Auction: Oct 31st 10am: The Adventure & Exploration Library of Steve Fossett, Part I, 215 items
#610, Auction: Nov 12th 10am: The Fine Cartographic & Printed Americana Collection of Evelyn & Eric Newman, 120 items
#588, Auction: Nov 13th 10am: Fine Books and Manuscripts, 331 items

David M. Lesser

#164: Rare Americana - A Catalogue of Significant & Unusual Imprints Relating to America, 149 items

Bernard Quaritch

Autumn 2018: English Books & Manuscripts, 65 items

Raptis Rare Books: For the Collection of a Lifetime

Fall 2018, 125 pages

Joe Rubinfine

#182: American Historical Autographs, 71 items