BOSSU, Jean Bernard (1720-1792)
Nouveaux voyages aux Indes occidentales; contenant ...Bookseller:
Donald Heald Rare Books, United States$ 1.600 Buy from: ABAA
Gabriel García MÁRQUEZ (1927-2014), author; Rouben Hovsepjan (1939-2016), translator; Romeo JULHAKYAN (1937-2005), designer
Cien anos de soledad. Haryowr tarva menowtyown [On ...Bookseller:
Antiquariat Dasa Pahor, München, Germany$ 106 Buy from: ZVAB
Catalogue Septembre 2019 - 1
Summer 2019 – From Ptolemy to Picasso
We are pleased to announce the arrival of our new Summer 2019 Catalog of fine rare books and historic documents, from antiquity to modernity. Highlights of the catalog include a rare first edition in English of Sir Isaac Newton’s Two Treatises on the Quadrature of Curves, an exquisite Cyrillic document signed by Catherine the Great, an exceedingly rare first edition of the History of the Expedition Under the Command of Captains Lewis and Clark, a deluxe illustrated Ibarra edition of Cervantes’ Don Quixote, a scarce first issue of Bram Stoker’s Dracula, and a first edition of Catch-22 signed by both Joseph Heller and Kurt Vonnegut.[...] Read more
Germany's Rare Book Fair Stuttgart, 24th – 26th January 2020: Growing number of international firms, an expanded events programme and the new Young Collectors' AwardPublished on 06 Jan. 2020
As a Radio 4 documentary about book collectors airs, the Times deputy literary editor, James Marriott, who lives in a room full of volumes, admits to his problem.
In this podcast Sandra has invited collector Benjamin Zucker and looks at their roles and relationship as dealer and collector. While this podcast focusses on the current "Diamonds" exhibition, it also reveals the fascination to collect, the handling of manuscripts and the knowledge needed to deal in historical items.