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    Autumn Issue Now Available

    Consider the legacy of Sylvia Plath, page through photobook history, revisit Henry D. Thoreau in his bicentennial year, and peek inside Chawton House Library. Plus: Nick Basbanes on Houghton Library’s 75th anniversary; Ian McKay’s auction reports; the annual holiday gift guide; and our free autumn auction guide.

  • Digest

    Henry D. Thoreau: Reader, Writer, #RESISTer

    A major collaborative exhibition reveals the depth of Thoreau’s disobedience

  • Fine Books Blog

    Found in the Attic: T.S. Eliot’s Family Photo Album

    A trove of T.S. Eliot presentation copies, photographs, and ephemera goes to auction next month at Heritage Auctions, some sourced directly from the attic of the author’s family.

  • In the News

    The Yeats Family Collection at Sotheby’s

    Illuminating the private world of the Yeats family, an auction at Sotheby’s London on September 27 will comprise literary material, paintings, drawings and the personal effects of artist John Butler Yeats and his four children: poet W.B, embroidery designer Lily, printing press pioneer Lolly, and artist Jack.