1. Rare Book Feast #1: Herbert Bayer’s Book of Maps

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    Welcome to the first feature of Rare Book Feast, a series dedicated to the the timeless character of books and affiliated with Design Feast (http://www.designfeast.com), a long-term project dedicated…

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    • The Ritman Library - Documentary - Official Trailer

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      More than 23.000 books in the fields of: Alchemy, Hermetica, Cabala, Magic, Rosicrucianism, Mystic, Theosophy, Freemasonry, Pansophy and much more. Watch legendary first editions, rare books and…

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      • The Chelsea Bindery: The Processes of Book-Binding

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        This video explains and demonstrates the different processes used in bookbinding. The Chelsea Bindery specialises in fine binding, preservation boxes and book restoration, offering a traditional leather…

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        • Lord Byron's first edition presentation copy of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein

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          from Peter Harrington Added 4,289 12 2

          Peter Harrington unveils the first edition presentation copy of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (1818), given by her to Lord Byron, with her autograph inscription on the front flyleaf. www.peterharrington.co.uk

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          • Jane Austen's First Editions - How Bindings Affect Value

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            Adam Douglas, Senior Specialist in Early Literature at Peter Harrington introduces a selection of Jane Austen's first editions and explains how bindings affect value. www.peterharrington.co.uk

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            • The Great Gatsby first edition dust jacket: one of the most enigmatic in modern literature

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              from Peter Harrington Added 2,453 3 0

              Adam Douglas, Senior Specialist in Literature at Peter Harrington presents a first edition of F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby and explains the creation of its iconic dust jacket. www.peterharrington.co.uk

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              • How to Identify First Editions

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                from Peter Harrington Added 2,294 3 0

                Adam Blakeney, Senior Specialist in Modern Literature at Peter Harrington explains how to identify first editions. www.peterharrington.co.uk

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                • Ian Fleming's Books: Collecting James Bond First Editions

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                  Adam Blakeney, Senior Specialist in Modern Literature at Peter Harrington, describes why Fleming's James Bond first editions books have all the qualities of a highly collectible series. www.peterharrington.co.uk

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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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                    • Jumel Terrace Books

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                      Located on the ground floor of a brownstone at 426 West 160th Street, the Harlem Heights shop specializes in Local History, African and America. The Art, Myth, History & Literature of Colonial…

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