[Antarctic; Discovery Voyage]
A sterling silver salver signed in facsimile by ei ...Bookseller:
Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints, United States$ 7.500 Buy from: ABAA
(Menestrier, Claude-François) Allut, Paul
Recherches sur la vie et sur les oeuvres du P. Cla ...Bookseller:
James Cummins Bookseller, United States$ 750 Buy from: ABAA
Auction | Voyages and Travel, Egyptology, Medicine | 12 October
The three main areas in this sale are Australian voyages and exploration, Egyptology, and the history of medicine – with smaller sections devoted to works by T.E. Lawrence, literature, and antiquarian books. Bids may be left any time from now until the final bidding commences with Lot 1 at 1:30pm ACDT on Saturday 12 October.[...] 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.