1. A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway

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    Las Vegas bookseller Christy Shannon with the story behind Ernest Hemingway's A Farewell to Arms.

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    • Alistair in Outer Space

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      This is a story about a close encounter of the silliest kind. Alistair, that lovable, fastidious little boy, is on his way to return his books to the library when he is captured by a spaceship and…

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      • Apple & Quill Presents Book Arts at Burke with Andrew Rippeon January 29, 2014

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        Hamilton College's Burke Library presents Apple & Quill: Creative Arts at Burke, a creative arts series focusing on creative writing, music, and the visual arts. With support from Hamilton’s Digital…

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        • Arca Artium

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          January 15, 2009 Latin for "chest of works of art" — the Hill Museum & Manuscript Library's rare book archive holds a vast collection of medieval manuscripts and sacred texts. Here, watch a guided…

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          • A Slideshow Tour of the Bienes Museum of the Modern Book

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            A visit to the Bienes Museum of the Modern Book in downtown Fort Lauderdale, narrated by Librarian Jim Findlay.

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            • Biblioteca Padre Euclides

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              This experimental documentary blends the technics of the avant-garde russian films from Dziga Vertov and Sergei Eisenstein to portray a special and traditional cultural space in Ribeirão Preto-SP…

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              • Blackstone Goes Hollywood

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                How can Blackstone's life and legacy be understood not in strict chronological terms but rather in terms of plots drawn from traditional Hollywood genres? A discussion of Blackstone's Commentaries…

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                • BONELLI, Giorgio. Hortus Romanus.

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                  600 planches in-folio illustrant les plantes présentes en Italie au XVIIIe siècle, entièrement coloriées à la main à l’époque.

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                  • Book, Paper and Photo Expo - May 2011

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                    Annual exhibition and sale of a great collection of rare and vintage, books, ephemera and photographs. Held at the Shriner's Auditorium in Wilmington, MA. more info at www.bookandpaperexpo.com

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                    • Charles Dickens: The Publishing Formats of his First Editions

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                      Adam Douglas, Senior Specialist in Early Literature at Peter Harrington talks about the different publishing formats of Charles Dickens' first editions. www.peterharrington.co.uk

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