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Sale of Karl Lagerfeld Original Fashion Drawings Attracts Intense Worldwide Bidding

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Waverly Rare Books to Conduct May 2 Judaica Auction

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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

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2015 Bookseller Resource Guide
November/December 2006
Features
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Buy it Now!
To Greenland, After Rockwell Kent
In pursuit of an author, a collector finds his heart of darkness.
Buying for Bibliophiles
If they don't have it, they probably don't want it. Here's a dozen gift ideas for the impossible to buy for.
Cover Your Books
Your homeowner's policy may not be the best protection for your collections.
A Corner on the Market
Inspired by the upcoming election, a collector offers this (mostly) true tale of playing politics and losing.
Columns
Gently Mad
Chip Kidd: Master of the dust jacket.
Fine MAPS
The third dimension; or, how to map terrain.
Fine Presses
Tara Publishing has made 100,000 books by hand.
Beyond the Basics
Book-auction records.
How I Got Started
Kurt Zimmerman saves book- collecting history.
DEPARTMENTS
Digest
Thieves, fakes, pirates, and other tales to keep you up at night.
Book Reviews
Fine Pick: A Chip Kidd monograph, Penguin design, and more.
On The Market
Modern American photobooks.
Auction Report
Women in love, a mighty tiny tome, and more.
PLUS
Dear Reader
Quotes & Comments
Catalogs Received
Calendar: Auctions & Fairs