Found 609 articles matching Books, Paper and Magazines category.
  • Feb 20 2009
  • 20 Feb 2009

Lincoln Victory Speech Nets $3.5 Million

Although we are in a recession, the combination of passion, with money, of course, drives the market. In the autograph industry, we’ve seen a stabilization […]

  • Feb 12 2009
  • 12 Feb 2009

Valentine’s Warm and Fuzzy Story

The obligatory giving of flowers, candy and cards often makes Valentine’s Day—supposedly a holiday for celebrating true love—seem like just another example of consumerism gone […]

  • Feb 11 2009
  • 11 Feb 2009

This Week in Geek 2/11/09

This Week in Geek is a weekly blog about new comics written by WorthPoint Comic book Worthologist Matt Baum. Every Wednesday, Matt takes a look […]

  • 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 6 2009
  • 6 Feb 2009

Franklin Pierce-Jefferson Davis Signatures Document

One of the most unique things about this document is that it bears the original signatures of Franklin Pierce (who served as President of the […]

  • Feb 4 2009
  • 4 Feb 2009

This Week in Geek 2/4/09

By Matt Baum WorthPoint Worthologist This Week in Geek is a weekly blog about new comics written by WorthPoint Comic book Worthologist Matt Baum. Every […]

  • 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 30 2009
  • 30 Jan 2009

Preserving precious letters from the past

How do I protect a collection of poignant World War II letters from my father? First, copy them. Until recently, I always suggested photocopying. Today, […]

  • Jan 30 2009
  • 30 Jan 2009

Examining a 1799 Indenture Document

EDITOR’S NOTE: Visiting the small New England town of Brimfield, Mass., is usually a normal, everyday occurrence, as you roll right through Route 10 on […]

  • 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 […]