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Holiday 2019 - From Dickens to Disney
With the holiday season approaching, we invite you to browse a fine selection of new acquisitions and meaningful gift suggestions. Highlights of the catalog include: an exquisite first edition set of Charles Dickens’ Christmas books finely bound by Zaehnsdorf, a fine first edition of Highlanders of Scotland inscribed by Queen Victoria to her son Prince Arthur, a complete first edition set of C.S. Lewis’ Chronicles of Narnia in the original dust jackets, J.R.R. Tolkien’s schoolboy copy of Mackail’s Latin Literature with Tolkien’s ownership signature, a rare first edition of Kahlil Gibran’s masterpiece The Prophet, and a rare first edition of Roald Dahl’s The Gremlins inscribed by Walt Disney.[...] Read more
Woodburn Catalogue 26 Fruits & Vegetables
Catalogue #26 (May 2018), "Fruits & Vegetables," contains 107 items including two 19th century American color plate titles: Alfred Hoffy's NORTH AMERICAN POMOLOGIST (Philadelphia, PA 1860) with 30 hand-colored lithographs of fruits; and Charles Hovey's FRUITS OF AMERICA, Vol.1, Vol.2, and Parts 1 & 2 from the scarce Vol.3, with 104 fine chromolithographed plates of fruits. Other highlights include: Court van der Voort's BYZONDERE AENMERKINGEN (Leiden 1737), with 15 engraved plates, and Nicolas Fatio de Duillier's FRUIT-WALLS IMPROVED (London 1699). Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone us at (609) 466-0522 if you would like to receive a print version of this catalogue.[...] 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.