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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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2015 Bookseller Resource Guide
January/February 2006
Features
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Buy it Now!
— The revered institution is more modern than you think.
An Alphabet of ABC Books
Jeffrey Norton’s portfolio of these classics shows they aren’t just for kids.
David Copperfield without the Dickens
— Villainous frauds, plucky young wives, and redeemed con men. Not the novel. The ads.
Getting the Lead Out
— A museum shows how Gutenberg’s invention entered the digital age.
Columns
Gently Mad
— Robert Sabuda: The prince of pop-up books
Fine MAPS
— Battle maps
Fine Presses
— Moving Parts Press
Beyond the Basics
— What is a first edition, anyway?
Harry Sondheim, Judaica collector
departments
Digest
Frankfurt Book Fair, dung papers, upcoming auctions, and more
Catalog Review
Offerings from booksellers
Auction Report
— Highlights of book auctions worldwide