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Auction House Morton Casa de Subastas
Auction Name Antiquarian and Modern Documents, Prints and Books
Auction Date 07/30/2014 - 07/30/2014
Lots Sold 39.72%
Actual Total (MXN) 943,196.00
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Patricia Ahearn: 1937-2014

Patricia Ahearn, wife of Allen and partner with him in Quill & Brush and in their well regarded guides to book collecting and book values, passed away at the end of May.
 
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It sometimes comes to this

A bookshop is the outcome of a million decisions.  To open a shop and then what to sell are the early decisions that seamlessly lead to the turning on of the electricity, to the buying of shel...

Anecdotal Information on the State of the Market

Recently the news from the hustings is suggesting the summer is a bit soft in the collectible paper field.  An article in the New York Times suggested that “Large Crowds Spend Little at ...

Opportunities in Chicago: August 6th at Leslie Hindman

As you read this article the clock is clicking down for Leslie Hindman’s annual August auction of books, manuscripts and cartography.  The 406 lot sale is on the 6th, online viewing now ...

Auctions in August

August is the doldrums of the book, manuscript, map and ephemera field, or so it used to be.  But not so much anymore.
 
This August 51 sales are scheduled, up from 46 in 2013.  Le...

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World Travel and Voyages from the William Reese Company

The William Reese Company has published their 313th catalogue, World Travel & Voyages. They range from 16th century expeditions by some of the earliest explorers, to Nixon's visit to China in 1...

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