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The 52nd California International Antiquarian Book Fair will be held on February 8-10, 2019

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The 52nd California International Antiquarian Book Fair will be held on February 8-10, 2019, at the Oakland Marriott City Center. Oakland Marriott City Center1001 BroadwayOakland, CA 94607United States The 52nd California International Antiquarian Book Fair, recognized as one of the world’s largest and most…

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Trailblazing Texas bookseller Dorothy Sloan uncovered forgeries, fakes and stolen goods

rare book dealer Dorothy Sloan

This article was published in Austin American-Statesman by Michael Barnes. STORY HIGHLIGHTS: Dorothy Sloan identified forgeries, fabrications and stolen objects that sometimes upset owners and other dealers.The antiquarian book field has rarely seen such a rigorous researcher and authenticator.Although shy, the recently deceased Sloan…

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Cracking the Case of London’s Elusive, Acrobatic Rare-Book Thieves

animation of the London Acrobatic book heist

This article was published in Vanity Fair by Marc Wortman. How detectives from Scotland Yard, Romania, Germany, and Italy nabbed the so-called Mission: Impossible gang, which pulled off a string of daring warehouse heists. Impossible,” said David Ward. The London Metropolitan Police constable looked up. Some 50…

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Three shops for the history books – The AJN surveys three local bookshops that bear intriguing links to the Jewish people.

Berkelouw image in article about bookshops with Jewish history

The AJN surveys three local bookshops that bear intriguing links to the Jewish people. This article was published in The Australian Jewish News, by SOPHIE DEUTSCH. ‘A bookstore in the middle of a paddock’  BENEATH shelves of rare antique books, Leo Berkelouw sits at his…

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Popular Brooklyn Antiquarian Book Fair Moves Online September 11-13 – Webinars plus an Interview with Actor Michael Horse

2020 getman-virtual-book-fair in brooklyn

Opens Friday September 11th at 12:00 pm EDTends Sunday September 13th 6:00 pmADMISSION IS FREE This article was published online by EINPresswire With 3 successful online fairs under his belt, Marvin Getman of Getman’s Virtual Book & Paper Fairs anticipates a record “crowd” for…

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