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Published on 26 Jan. 2011


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16th ILAB Breslauer Prize for Bibliography Update

The 16th ILAB Breslauer Prize for Bibliography will be awarded in 2014 to one or more books about books published between 2009 and 2012. Seven titles have already been submitted. They come from France, Italy, the United States, Denmark, Germany and the United Kingdom. How to submit books for the Prize ... 

  

ILAB Book Fairs

44th California International Antiquarian Book Fair

The World's largest rare book fair: Thousands of book lovers will come together in San Francisco from February 11-13, 2011, where more than 200 booksellers offer books and collections from all subjects one can imagine ...

50th Stuttgart Antiquarian Book Fair

The Stuttgart Antiquarian Book Fair celebrates its 50th anniversary with bibliophile treasures from 100 to 1.45 million euros, lectures, a book presentation and an exhibition about Ernst Fischer's new biographical handbook "Verleger, Buchhändler und Antiquare aus Deutschland und Österreich in der Emigration nach 1933". Preview, highlights, book fair catalogue ...

   

Collectors Corner

The Inside and Outside of the Book - Two Publications of The Legacy Press

The Legacy Press publishes finely designed and crafted letterpress and offset printed books concerning all aspects of printing, paper, and bookbinding. Two recent publications by Cathleen A. Baker and Julia Miller ...

Bookbinding & Conservation: A Sixty-Year Odyssey of Art and Craft, by Don Etherington

A new book about books by Oak Knoll Press: Bookbinding and Conservation by Don Etherington is a unique account of the personal and professional life of this important figure in the world of book binding and conservation: an excellent pick for anyone interested in bookbinding and the lives of major bookbinders ...

The Diary: Three Centuries of Private Lives

Charlotte Brontë turned to her diary to escape stifling work as a schoolteacher; Tennessee Williams confided his loneliness and self-doubt; Albert Einstein worked out mathematical equations as he traveled the world; Bob Dylan sketched his way through a concert tour. An exhibition at The Morgan Library & Museum ...

Collecting ...

... paper: Beginning as a cloth fuller, by the early eighteenth century the Turkey Mill had wholly converted to making paper. In 1740 James Whatman assumed tenancy of the mill, enlarged it, and, assisted by famed British printer, John Baskerville, developed a new form of fine quality paper suitable for a greatly expanded range of printing and art work; the paper became the sought-after choice of artists such as J.M.W. Turner and Thomas Gainsborough. By Stephen J. Gertz ...          

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Just published - ILAB Directory

Nearly 2000 ILAB booksellers, from 23 national associations, in 33 countries, with all names, addresses and specialities - in one ILAB Directory. The new directory will be handed out at all major ILAB Book Fairs.

 

Catalogues

Librairie Busser
Littérature ancienne, moderne et contemporaine

Garrett Scott
Catalogue 30: Printing and the Minds of Cranks

Jeff Hirsch Books
Catalogue 16

Anne Lamort
Bulletin 33

Bow Windows Bookshop
Catalogue 188

Ximenes Rare Books
Anthologies, Poetical Miscellanies, Jestbooks and Drolleries, Children's Books, Restoration Verse, and Other Subjects

Antiquariat Weinek
Modern - III

Herman H. J. Lynge & Søn A/S
SF Book Fair List 2011

Eberhard Koestler
"Und dann kaufe ich ein Reclamheftchen" - Autographs and Dedications. 50th Stuttgart Antiquarian Book Fair

Librairie Ancienne Denis
Catalogue n° 2

Llibreria Antiquària Delstres
Catalog 85

Brockhaus/Antiquarium
Rare and Beautiful Books - A Selection from our Stock

Sabine Keune / Robert Wölfe
Angewandte Kunst - Bilderbuch-Entwürfe vom Biedermeier bis zum Kinder-Fernsehen

Meindl & Sulzmann
Bookfair Stuttgart 2011

Matthäus Truppe
Liste zur Stuttgarter Antiquariatsmesse 2011

Musikantiquariat Adam Bosze
New Acquisitions - Music

Ken Spelman
Manuscripts, Drawings & Ephemera - 1629-1961 - very recent aquisitions

 

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And finally ...

Diamonds are a Rare Bookseller's Best Friend 

Don't judge a book by its cover. Sometimes it is worth more than you think. An antiquarian bookseller in New Zealand opened the book, before he put it into his reject box and found - jewellery. Dunedin book-seller finds jewellery stash ...

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