• To Kill a Mockingbird First Edition Issue Points

To Kill a Mockingbird First Edition Issue Points

As most people know, the novel To Kill a Mockingbird is one of the best-loved classics of all time. It has been translated into more than forty languages and has sold more than forty million copies worldwide. In 1962 it was also made into the film starring Gregory Peck, which won three Academy Awards. Therefore, […]

By |November 21st, 2017|First Edition Identification, Literature, Rare book highlights|Comments Off on To Kill a Mockingbird First Edition Issue Points
  • Rare Book Gift Ideas for the Holidays

Rare Book Gift Ideas for the Holidays

The holidays are upon us and this is your last chance to buy meaningful gifts for the loved ones in your life. There are many great gifts for readers, but for the rare book enthusiast in your life, making the right choice can be tricky. Here are some first edition novels, volumes, and autobiographies that […]

By |December 2nd, 2015|Authors, For the love of books, Rare book highlights|Comments Off on Rare Book Gift Ideas for the Holidays
  • Author Spotlight – Norman Mailer

Author Spotlight – Norman Mailer

Alongside Truman Capote and Hunter S. Thompson is Norman Mailer, an innovator of creative non-fiction and an influence on the New Journalism of the 1960’s. Mailer was part of a literary generation that included Gore Vidal and which sought to advance “The Great American Novel.” He became known for his counter-cultural essays in the 1950’s, […]

By |May 25th, 2011|Authors|Comments Off on Author Spotlight – Norman Mailer