Posted on 06/19/2022 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Many of us were blessed with parents who nurtured our childhood hobbies. Fewer of us can say that our parents...

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Posted on 06/10/2022 at 07:48 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you’re in London, you have a few more days to admire an original copy of William Shakespeare’s First Folio....

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Posted on 06/03/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A cleverly titled auction will take place later this month to benefit English PEN. First Editions, Second Thoughts features, as...

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Posted on 05/25/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The truth has long been believed to be out there, apparently. A 1698 book predicting that life existed on other...

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Posted on 05/24/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here’s one book you can’t burn. A very special edition of The Handmaid’s Tale, by Margaret Atwood, is being auctioned...

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Posted on 05/11/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

There's a certain stereotype to what a rare-book collector might look like or where they might come from, socioeconomically. That...

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Posted on 04/26/2022 at 01:27 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Charlotte Brontë's little book of poems is off the table, but there's another hot auction item in the literary world....

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Posted on 04/25/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Great news on this Monday morning: the rare Charlotte Brontë miniature book that went up for auction last weekend has...

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Posted on 04/21/2022 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Many of us can't make it to the New York International Antiquarian Book Fair this weekend. And fewer still can...

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Posted on 04/06/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Yesterday marked the anniversary of the day that Charles Darwin sent in the first three chapters of On the Origin...

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