ABAA members have announced a large number of catalogs and lists in recent weeks. Follow the links to browse these new acquisitions and special collections.

 

Pacific Coast Books announce Voyages and the Golden West, Part One: 33 important titles in beautiful bindings.

 

Lorne Bair Rare Books posted The Black Arts Movement and Self-Published African-American Literature, featuring 200 items, all by African-American authors and publishers, published between 1960 and 1980.

 

J.&J. Lubrano Music Antiquarians trumpet The Jacob Lateiner Collection Part IV: Schubert First & Early Editions, books from the collection of the pianist renowned for his interpretations both of Beethoven and of 20th-century music.

 

E.K. Schreiber Rare Books publish their Spring 2015 list.

 

L & T Repess Books unveil List 297: The American South comprising 230 items, variously on the southern states and Cuba, African-Americans and slavery, the Civil War, the Confederacy, Reconstruction, the Ku Klux Klan, presidents, railroads, and other topics

 

David J. Holmes Autographs signs off on Catalogue 92: Authors & Artists.

 

The Lawbook Exchange, Inc. releases two new lists: 32 Early English and Continental Law Books, 1478-1546, January 13, 2015 and 30 Recent Acquisitions & Special Offers, January 20, 2015 

 

Colophon Bookshop launch a catalog of World War I Aviation, a list of over 120 World War One Aviation books, letters, documents and memorabilia.

 

Musinsky Rare Books introduce Musinsky Rare Books Catalogue 2015 / I: featuring 27 books, manuscripts, and prints from the 15th to 19th century, mainly French and German.

 

Rulon-Millar Books reveal a list of New Arrivals for January 2015.

 

Golden Legend presents Literature & Art: 20th Century Illustrated Books.

 

Bromer Booksellers initiate a Sale Catalog.

 

Richard C. Ramer, Old & Rare Books publish Special List 194: Five Sixteenth-Century Imprints Not Located in OCLC

 

Jeff Hirsch Books scatter seeds of longing among book collectors with E-List 63 and E-list 64.

 

Bay Leaf Used & Rare Books unleash eList #14: Books About Books featuring (as one might guess) books about books, including bookselling, collecting, libraries, bibliographies, writers, societies, and more. 

 

Michael Laird Rare Books wish to drawn collector’s attention to their recent catalogues

 

Following the recent death of celebrated American novelist Robert Stone, Ken Lopez Bookseller circulated a new elist dedicated to late author, noting that

“Robert Stone wrote 11 books over a career spanning nearly 50 years, including eight novels, two books of stories, and a memoir.  His novels were finalists for the National Book Award five times, winning the award once, as well as being finalists for the Pulitzer Prize multiple times. His memoir focused on the 1960s and recounted, among other things, his friendship with Ken Kesey.  Stone was noted for his dark humor and was often compared to Nathanael West, Graham Greene and Malcolm Lowry." 

 

James S. Jaffe Rare Books penned a new catalog featuring Modern American Poetry.

 

John S. Windle, Antiquarian Bookseller published Catalogue 60: Books from a San Francisco Private Library Part 5. Children’s Literature and Illustration 

 

Kevin F. Kelly Bookseller presents his latest catalog.

 

Second Life Books bring Catalog #192: Gender & Society to life.

 

Between the Covers celebrates Catalog 197: African-Americana: 123 African-Americana items containing many literary first editions, signed and inscribed copies, broadsides, ephemera, and other unique items.

 

Many ABAA members are converging on California for the Pasadena Book Fair (Jan. 31-Feb 1) and the 48th Annual California International Book Fair (Oakland, Feb 6-8), and have been  detailing their lists for these shows:

B&L Rootenberg

Sanctuary Books

Michael R. Thompson

Athena Rare Books

Donald A. Heald 

Liber Antiquus

Lorne Bair Rare Books

John Howell

Tavistock Books

Phillip J. Pirages Fine Books & Manuscripts

Between the Covers

 

Happy book hunting!

 

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Remember, you can always browse and download the latest catalogs published by ABAA members on ABAA.org by visiting the following link:https://www.abaa.org/catalog/. (You can also access this page by selecting 'Booksellers' from the top menu, scroll to the bottom of the page to 'Member Catalogs', and click on 'View All'.)

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