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2019: September 27 + 28

 

 
Updates

Making the Leap into Bookselling

February 26, 2016
The Washington Antiquarian Book Fair will be the first book fair for Austin Abbey Rare Books, and I’m grateful to Beth Campbell for accepting my ... Read More

Paper Marbling: A Colorful Art

February 22, 2016
  Above: A sample of marbled paper made using a marbling comb The urge to decorate our spaces and possessions is a characteristic long-established in the human ... Read More

Getting Your Feet Wet

February 17, 2016
The courage to sail off into the unknown. The optimism to climb the mountain. The audacity to build a transcontinental railroad. Antique maps evoke these ... Read More

Treasure Hunting

February 11, 2016
Peering through the dimly lit habitat, you scan for your quarry. You’re hunting a living treasure, a diamond in the rough, and you don’t know ... Read More

The Lure of Lost Works

January 25, 2016
“The Lost Book of …” is a phrase that sends shivers down your spine, isn’t it? It breathes mystery and secrets, and feels vaguely Indiana ... Read More

 

 

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