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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
Contents Spring 2015

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Rare Book Week

Our guide to the book fairs, auctions, and exhibits in New York City, April 7-15

Return to El Morocco

By Rebecca Rego Barry

An exotic Manhattan supper club was the backdrop for many celebrity photographs

Winchester’s World

By Nate Pedersen

Bestselling author and devoted logophile Simon Winchester talks books

Gently Mad

Expanding Horizons

By Nicholas A. Basbanes

Mexico City’s earliest imprints and South Korea’s handmade paper

Record-Breaker

On ‘Poohsticks’ Bridge

By Ian McKay

E. H. Shepard’s beloved drawing

Book Art

Drawn to Books

By Richard Minsky

An interview with Werner Pfeiffer

Beyond the Basics

Library Annual Reports

By Joel Silver

Year-end accounts of acquisitions brim with bibliographic details

In the Library

Versailles on Paper

By Julie Mellby

Princeton presents the palace and gardens of Louis XIV

Fine Maps

Somewhere Beyond the Sea

By Jeffrey S. Murray

The man who charted the world’s oceans

Sold@Auction

Alluring Illustrations

By Ian McKay

A roundup of first editions, manuscripts, maps, and fine art

On the Block

Breaking (Up) the Law Collection

By Jeremy Dibbell

The NYC Bar Association sells its rare books

How I Got Started

The Aldine Press

Collector G. Scott Clemons

Digest

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Booklyn at 15

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Book: Washingtoniana on exhibit

Art: NYC illustrator Molly Crabapple

Object: Historic menus

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FineBooksmagazine.com

Dear Reader

Quotes & Comments

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