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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 MartĂ­n Chambi at Swann Galleries

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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

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Printed & Manuscript Americana Realizes $1 Million at Swann

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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
January/February 2008
Features
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Buy it Now!
The $150 Million Man
—Jay Kislak gave the Library of Congress an Americana collection worth $150 million. 
Such a House As This
—A visit to Walt Whitman’s house.
The Myth of Ulysses
—The true story of a Matisse-Joyce collaboration.
Chasing Captain Cook
—Unraveling a bibliographical mystery.
Columns
Gently Mad
—Honoring a forgotten book-cover designer.
Fine MAPS
—Mapping a Western utopia.
Fine Presses
—Heidi Neilson, neighborhood artist.
Beyond the Basics
—Bibliographies, checklists, and catalogs.
How I Got Started
Eleanor Abbey—a ninety-year-old map collector.
DEPARTMENTS
Digest
Michael Sharpe’s new shop, Updike’s latest bibliographers, cooking books, and more.
Book Reviews
On The Market
Collecting Los Angeles.
Auction Report
—Dante, the fair sex, golf, and more.
PLUS
Dear Reader
Quotes & Comments
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Catalogs Received
Calendar: Auctions & Fairs
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