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Learning About The Crockett Almanacks, Sabre-Tooth Revisited, and Bill Cole
Question: What do Bill Cole, "Sabre-Tooth Revisited," and The Crockett Almanacks  all have in common? Answer: The Caxton Club. Bill Cole (1917-2011) was a member of the Caxton Club, a bibliophilic society in Chicago. "Sabre-Tooth Revisited" was the title of...
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Welcome to Biblio-Connecting Sep 2018
Click on the Hyperlinks Above the Images to Read the Articles  ANNOUNCEMENTS OF EXHIBITS, SYMPOSIUMS, AND OTHER BOOK-RELATED EVENTS A Preview of the 2018-19 Florida Bibliophile Society Season The 2018-19 Florida Bibliophile Society season is about to begin....
Welcome to Biblio-Connecting Sep 2018
Welcome to Biblio-Connecting Sep 2018
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A History and Census of The Paradise of Poets Printed at the Carnegie
The Carnegie Library thefts have been in the news the last few months.  And when I remembered that I had a book from the Carnegie, I got it down from the shelf and started researching it.  I knew my book,  The Paradise of Poets  by Andrew Lang, wasn't one o...
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A History of the Early Appearances of Andrew Lang's The Paradise of Poets and a Census of Known Copies Printed at the Carnegie
The Carnegie Library thefts have been in the news the last few months.  And when I remembered that I had a book from the Carnegie, I got it down from the shelf and started researching it.  I knew my book,  The Paradise of Poets  by Andrew Lang, wasn't one o...
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Welcome to Biblio-Connecting Aug 2018
Click on the Hyperlinks Above the Images to Read the Articles  ANNOUNCEMENTS OF EXHIBITS, SYMPOSIUMS, AND OTHER BOOK-RELATED EVENTS The Rocky Mountain Book & Paper Fair There are six other major book fairs across the country in August. Find the Book Fair Ne...
Welcome to Biblio-Connecting Aug 2018
Welcome to Biblio-Connecting Aug 2018
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A Serendipitous Visit to the Library of Kurt Zimmerman
In days of old when nights were cold, authors of books about American book collecting would sit in their libraries and warm their hearts by inscribing copies of their books to their friends, many of whom were book collectors themselves. I had the pleasure––...
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Welcome to Biblio-Connecting July 2018
Click on the Hyperlinks Above the Images to Read the Articles  ANNOUNCEMENTS OF EXHIBITS, SYMPOSIUMS, AND OTHER BOOK-RELATED EVENTS 2nd Annual Detroit Bookfest:  July 25th University of Virginia Eminent Miniatures Exhibit Interview of 2018 Tavistock Books E...
Welcome to Biblio-Connecting July 2018
Welcome to Biblio-Connecting July 2018
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Logan Pearsall Smith and the Things He Wrote
The Author      THESE pieces of moral prose have been written, dear Reader, by a large Carnivorous Mammal, belonging to that sub-order of the Animal Kingdom which includes also the Orang-outang, the tusked Gorilla, the Baboon with his bright blue and scarle...
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Welcome to Biblio-Connecting June 2018
Click on the Hyperlinks Above the Images to Read the Articles  ANNOUNCEMENTS OF EXHIBITS, SYMPOSIUMS, AND OTHER BOOK-RELATED EVENTS The Slow Read of Willa Cather's My Antonia BookCon NYC Jun 2 and 3 Find the Book Fairs and Literary Festivals in Your Area FB...
Welcome to Biblio-Connecting June 2018
Welcome to Biblio-Connecting June 2018
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Mirror, Mirror on the Wall , Who's the Best Biographer of Them All?
     Nowadays, James Boswell is considered to be the best of Samuel Johnson's biographers.  But if you had asked that very question in March 1787, you might have been surprised with the answer. Lucyle Werkmeister provided an answer to that question in her b...
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