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Shakespeare’s First Folio goes on display at London book fair

Pom Harrington of Peter Harrington presents John Wolfson’s copy of Shakespeare’s First Folio

A rare near-complete copy of Shakespeare’s First Folio is included in a loan display at Firsts: London’s Rare Book Fair. The following article was written by Frances Allitt. It was unveiled at a special event in Shakespeare’s Globe, the fair’s charity partner, this morning…

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Rare booksellers are faced with increasing demands to have strong provenance on materials they buy

Provenance Symposium New York March 2019_Save the Date

International League of Antiquarian Booksellers Joins 1st International Provenance Research Day On March 5, 2019, the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers held the symposium Who Owned this? Libraries and the Rare Book Trade Consider Issues Surrounding Provenance, Theft and Forgery at the renowned New…

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

The 52nd California International Antiquarian Book Fair Oz poster

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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