Ready for the New York Antiquarian Book Fair?

Ready for the New York Antiquarian Book Fair?

“The best book fair in the world.” – Andy Rooney What's got over 200 rare book dealers from around the world, signed books by Martin Luther King, Jr., a pointe shoe worn by Anna Pavlova, and a cache of correspondence by Alexander Hamilton? The 57th New York Antiquarian Book Fair, which return ... [ more ]

Latest Rare Book Catalogs

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“All discarded lovers should be given a second chance, but with somebody else.” — Mae West The celebrated Vaudevillian Mae West might have been talking about men she had known, but her advice is equally true for the books one has loved. The demands of shelf space, changing family needs, or a simple change in personal taste may all inspire us to part with books we once loved. Rare books are no ... [ more ]

Jack London, Oakland’s Favorite Son

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"Day had turned cold and gray when the man turned aside from the main Yukon trail. He climbed the high earth-bank where a little-traveled trail led east through the pine forest. It was a high bank, and he paused to breathe at the top. He excused the act to himself by looking at his watch. It was nine o'clock in the morning. There was no sun or promise of sun, although there was not a cloud in the sky... [ more ]

Upcoming Event

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The 57th Annual New York Antiquarian Book Fair returns to the Park Avenue Armory from March 9th-12th, 2017. Book lovers will find a fascinating treasure trove at the Park Avenue Armory. Over 200 Ameri...

March 9th, 2017 - March 12th, 2017

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