This year's selection includes several important works of bibliography, a large collection of chapbooks and another of Asian manuscript and printed leaves, two interesting botanical specimen books, a magnificent Baskerville Bible, and treatises on a range of pandemic-friendly pursuits including library management, cider-making, domestic virtue, and hysteria.
Books and manuscripts for Rare Books Santa Monica, October 1 - 3, at 1219 3rd St Promenade Santa Monica, CA.
A list of books and artworks for the ABAA Virtual Fair; a characteristically eclectic (eccentric?) mix.
A list of poetry in English, published between 1611 and 1939.
Featuring original art and individual prints by children's illustrators including Blake, Rackham, Dulac, Heath Robinson, Nielsen, and Parrish, as well as other less familiar names. Almost all are matted and all are perfect for framing and display. Prices start at under $100.
24 Works for the Booksellers' Showcase at this year's conference for the Rare Books and Manuscripts Section of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL). For the showcase we have chosen 24 items of scholarly significance, highlighting manuscripts, annotated or otherwise unique books, and outsider works of far-reaching influence.
21 items for Spring 2021 - Songs: the literary and the popular, the saintly and the more suggestive. From a fine antiphonal leaf from Bernard Rosenthal to a collection of bawdy ballads from Gershon Legman, via Sappho, Shakespeare, Lear and others, we believe we have the scale of lyrical inclinations quite well covered.