Found 86 articles matching Books category.
  • Sep 9 2009
  • 9 Sep 2009

Last Year’s Almanacs May Not Be Useful, but They Sure Are Collectible

It used to be said of something no longer of use that it was “as useless as last year’s almanac.” But not any longer. Old […]

  • Jul 7 2009
  • 7 Jul 2009

Q & A with Harry Rinker: Art Books, Beatles Bazooka Wrapper, Esther Hunt Bust

QUESTION: I want to sell old (1960 and older) hardcover art books. They are in very good condition and still have their dust jackets. In […]

  • Mar 23 2009
  • 23 Mar 2009

Collectible Book Terminology Part 6 – Recognizing First Editions

Vintage books offered for sale by individuals are very often misidentified as first editions. In fact, online auction sites are full of old books that […]

  • Mar 10 2009
  • 10 Mar 2009

Collectible Book Terminology Part 5 – Illustrations

Dealer catalogs often contain confusing words or phrases to describe the books that are offered for sale. The terms may be understandable to professionals and […]

  • Feb 23 2009
  • 23 Feb 2009

Collectible Book Terminology Part 4 – Condition

Dealer catalogs often contain confusing words or phrases to describe the books that are offered for sale. The terms may be understandable to professionals and […]

  • Feb 9 2009
  • 9 Feb 2009

Collectible Book Terminology Part 3 – Internal Pages

Dealer catalogs often contain confusing words or phrases to describe the books that are offered for sale. The terms may be understandable to professionals and […]

  • Feb 2 2009
  • 2 Feb 2009

Collectible Book Terminology Part 2 – Edition and Copy

Dealer catalogs often contain confusing words or phrases to describe the books that are offered for sale. The terms may be understandable to professionals and […]

  • Jan 29 2009
  • 29 Jan 2009

Collectible Book Terminology Part I – Bindings

Dealer catalogs often contain confusing words or phrases used to describe the books that are offered for sale. The terms may be understandable to professionals […]

  • Jan 20 2009
  • 20 Jan 2009

The Addictive Art of Collecting Books

When it comes to the rare, antique or collectible book, for a serious collector, there is more in play than just the book. “A book […]

  • Jan 13 2009
  • 13 Jan 2009

Interest in, Value of King Memorabilia Rise

This month’s significance will be indelibly etched in American history with Barack Obama’s inauguration on January 20 as the nation’s first African-American president. And only […]