In the News

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

Follow us on TwitterLike us on Facebook
Auction Guide
Advertise with Us
2015 Bookseller Resource Guide
Catalogues Received

Recently Published Catalogues from the World of Collecting

Blackwell Rare Books

Greek and Latin Classics IV, 120 items

Pickering & Chatto Antiquarian Booksellers

#787: Women in Literature and Society, 212 items

Bernard Quaritch Ltd.

#1411: Science, 113 items

December 2011

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.

Abraham Lincoln Book Shop, Inc.

#169: Americana: Lincolniana, The Civil War, U.S. Presidents, Personalities, 187 items

Aquila Books

#95& 99: Cryptogamic Botany & Mineralogy, 533 & 815 items

Callahan & Company Booksellers

#223, 334 items

Camille Sourget Librairie

#8, 60 items

David M. Lesser Fine Antiquarian Books

LLC#121: "Stitched in Original Wrappers", 258 items

Flo Silver Books

#100: Mexico, Central & South America: Archaeology, Art, Early Travels, Indians + Latin American Art, 509 items

Gene W. Baade, Books on the West

#1111, 183 items

Hauswedell & Nolte

#433: November 22nd & 23rd - Wertvolle Bucher Autographen, 1230 items

Jeff Weber Rare Books

#166: 2011 The Anatomy of Melancholy, 267 items

Lowry-James Rare Prints & Books, ABAA, ILAB

#7: Autumn 2011 - Wood Engravers & Wood Engravings, 14 pages

The Kelmscott Bookshop Rare Books

#7: Artists' Books, Private Press, The Eragny Press, Original Art, William Morris, Children's & Illustrated Books, Art & Photography, Fine Literature, & More, 135 items

Raptis Rare Books

Fall 2011, 214 items

Swann Galleries

Public Auction Sale 2263: Printed & Manuscript Americana/Ocean Liner Memorabilia, 710 items