An alluring treasure trove awaits seasoned collectors as well as new visitors at the 44th annual Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair, which will be held virtually November 12-14, 2020. The event will showcase the finest in rare and valuable books, illuminated manuscripts, autographs, ephemera, political and historic documents, maps, atlases, photographs, fine and decorative prints, … Continue reading Boston Book Fair Goes Virtual Nov 12-14, 2020
The Inside Story of the $8 Million Heist From the Carnegie Library: Precious maps, books and artworks vanished from the Pittsburgh archive over the course of 25 years. Far from a crime just against the library, the theft was a crime against the world's cultural heritage. Everywhere they looked, the auditors found a staggering degree of destruction and looting.
The "Maimonides: A Legacy in Script” exhibit, a collection of rare manuscripts by a renowned Jewish scholar, is drawing unusually large crowds of Orthodox Jews to Jerusalem’s Israel Museum. — Read on http://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2019/01/exhibition-draws-ultra-orthodox-to-israel-museum.html