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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Posted on 03/31/2022 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

One more of Charlotte Brontë's miniature books has surfaced from a private collection and is headed to auction. The New...

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Posted on 03/01/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

An appropriately eerie donation has been made to the Poe Museum in Richmond, Virginia. The Guardian reports that literary collector...

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Posted on 02/22/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Given all the disasters that could befall any historic artifact, let alone something as fragile as parchment or paper, we're...

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Posted on 02/20/2022 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We've shared crowdfunding appeals for posthumous literary projects before. But the latest one we found was a little less expected...

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Posted on 02/14/2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Should you need inspiration to communicate your love for someone this Valentine's Day, you can — as always — turn...

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