Sturt's BOCP in Two Bindings

Booksellers aren’t usually keen to advertise that they have more than one copy of a work in stock; it might undercut the dealer’s claim of a book’s rarity.  For the binding historian, however,  two (or more) copies of a book in period dress offer a chance to explore the choices that different binders made in […]

Autographs & Manuscripts

We just had our first look at printed copies of the new Catalogue 105: Autographs & Manuscripts. You’ll be getting yours soon in the mail. (Or go here to view it on-line.) This is a big one. We’ve been unpacking, sorting, and cataloging our way through a large collection of Americana, literary, and Presidential autographs […]