Friday, December 1, 2017

Welcome to Biblio-Connecting Dec 2017



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ANNOUNCEMENTS OF EXHIBITS, SYMPOSIUMS,
AND OTHER BOOK-RELATED EVENTS




Book Paper Scissors Artists' Book Fair, 
Parkway Central Library, Free Library of Philadelphia Dec 2






Northhampton Book Fair Dec 2-3  
Book Talk and Book Signing:  Nicholas Basbanes



CharlesDickens and the Spirit of Christmas at the Morgan


Norfolk Public Library Holiday Events


Christmas in Florida


Check Your Local Listings for Holiday Events In Your Area



BLOG PICK OF THE MONTH



Aimee Ann's Book Lover Blog



FOUND ON THE WEB



Book a Room in a Hotel Filled with Books!


Peter Verheyen's Book Arts Bibliography



Some Archival Library Terms


Geoff Magnum's Guide to Native American History



LOC Webcast: The Albatross Press & the Third Reich



 Folger DIY First Folio 

Pradeep Sebastian's Articles in the Hindu
Predeeep is the Author of The Book Hunters of Katpadi




Advice on Buying Books as Christmas Presents



RECENT BLOG POSTS

There have been 482 visitors to my continuous Biblio-Connecting blog post July 5, 2011 to the Present in the month of November. That's not to say they read all the posts; just that they read at least part of it. :-)



My Sentimental Library


Tom and Jerry: Friends and Aiders


Cursory Remarks About Politics


Revisiting the Interpretation of the Second Amendment



UPCOMING BLOG POST


The Bewicks and Their Bookplates: No. 6 of the Twelve Blog Posts for Christmas


RECENT ACQUISITIONS


The Book Hunters of Katpadi by Pradeep Sebastian, Gurugram, India: Hachette India, 2017

The Wine Lover's Daughter: A Memoir by Anne Fadiman, New York:  Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2017

The Age of Johnson:  A Scholarly Annual  4  edited by Paul J. Korshin, New York:  AMS Press

The Age of Johnson:  Essays Presented to Chauncey Brewster Tinker edited by Frederick W. Hilles,  New York:  AMS Press, 1978 (first published by Yale University Press in 1949)

The Tinker Library:  A Bibliographical Catalogue of the Books and Manuscripts Collected by Chauncey Brewster Tinker compiled by Robert F. Metzdorf, Storrs-Mansfield:  Maurizio Martino [c1995] (first published by Yale University Library 1959)

Letters of James Boswell collected and edited by Chauncey Brewster Tinker, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1924, 2vols.

Private Papers of James Boswell from Malahide Castle In the Collection of Lt-Colonel Ralph Heyward Isham  5 : Porzia Sansedoni, Love-Letters of James Boswell Written in Italy 1765 With Other Records of His Italian Tour prepared by Geoffrey Scott, [Mount Vernon: Rudge] 1929

Boswell in Holland 1763-1764 (Yale Editions of the Private Papers of James Boswell) edited by Frederick A. Pottle,  London:  William Heinemann, 1952 (No. 878 of 1,050 copies printed)

Kegan Paul, A Victorian Imprint:  Publishers, Books and Cultural History by Leslie Howsam, Toronto:  Toronto Press, 1998

Dear Willy:  The True Story of a Life Well Lived by Claire Ohlsson Geheb, privately printed 2016

A Few Planes For China:  The Birth of the Flying Tigers by Eugenie Buchan, Lebanon, NH: ForeEdge, 2017

The Borzoi 1925:  Being a Sort of Record of Ten Years of Publishing New York:  Alfred A. Knopf, 1925

Ex-Libris by Ross King, New York:  Walker & Co., 2001




CHRISTMAS BOOKS IN MY LIBRARY