Monthly Archives: February 2011

Yesterday’s Books

…will be bringing a First American Edition of Rudyard Kipling’s Second Jungle Book, 1895, in original publisher’s dust jacket.

The Second Jungle Book is a sequel to The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling. First published in 1895, it features five stories about Mowgli and three unrelated stories, all but one set in India, most of which Kipling wrote while living in Vermont.


Per Donald Heald Rare Books

BLAEU, Jan (1596-1673). [Grooten atlas…] Achtste Stuck der Aerdrycks-Beschryving, welck vervat Spaenien, Africa, en America [Atlas Major, in Dutch, volume VIII, Spain, Africa and the Americas]. Amsterdam: uytgegeven by Joan Blaeu, [No date]-1665-1665. 3 parts in one volume. Contemporary Dutch vellum An outstanding extra-illustrated copy of the volume of Blaeu’s “Atlas Major” comprising maps of Spain, Africa and the Americas: a sumptuously coloured copy with the maps heightened in gold.

 


Collecting Literary Treasures

For bibliophiles, creating a library of first-edition books is about more than just the written word

By GORAN MIJUK

Collecting books is about passion, not words. “There is nothing at all like the frisson one gets opening a book catalog and paging through, looking for treasures,” says Annette Campbell-White, a prominent book collector and venture capitalist from New Zealand.


NY Antiquarian Book Fair


Happy Outsider Valentines Day

From Turkey we have this piece by John DAgostino a.k.a. John Dog Outsider Seedy

John DAgostino a.k.a. John Dog "LOVE TEETH"

 


Last Day: Outsider Art Fair

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Sweetheart Brunch at the Outsider Art Fair

February 13, 2011

Sweetheart Prix Fixe Brunch

by Butterfield Catering

$13.50

Beverage

Soup

Salade / Sandwich

Chocolate Dipped Strawberries

Show Hours:

Sunday Feb 13 − 11am – 6pm

7 West 34th Street @ Fifth Avenue

 


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