Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Welcome to Biblio-Connecting Feb 2017

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


Tour of the Tampa Book Arts Studio


Metrolex.  Three Speakers: Jack Lynch, Rebecca Shapiro, Donna Farina


Mark Samuels Lasner Collection 
Exhibition Feb 14 - Jun 3 and Symposium Mar 17-18


California International Antiquarian Book Fair Feb 10-12


Other Upcoming Book Fairs




BLOG PICK OF THE MONTH


The Exile Bibliophile has a  New Blog!




FOUND ON THE WEB



Keith Wease Condition Calculator



TomFolio.com: Author Signatures



SHARP:  Book History Unbound





Magazines and Indexes to Periodicals




A Thought Experiment at the Folger




Text:  Shakespeare 400 and more




Early Modern Studies


Institute of English Studies Podcasts



Daytonian in Manhattan

   




Columbia University & Slavery



MY RECENT BLOG POSTS


My Sentimental Library

A Virtual Tour of My Austin Dobson Collection


Biblio Researching

Notes and Queries Regarding the Authorship of O FOR A BOOKE


Cursory Remarks About Politics

A Presidential Thank You

The Only Wall America Needs:  The American Immigrant Wall of Honor



MY UPCOMING BLOG POSTS


My Sentimental Library:  The Sentimental Airman

Contemplations of Moibibliomaniac:  A  Review of Hubert's Freaks

Bibliophiles in My Library:  The Idiosyncrasies of a C. S. Forester Collector




RECENT ACQUISITIONS

Samuel Johnson: Author For All Seasons.  An Exhibition of Manuscripts & Books from the Library of Loren & Frances Rothschild held at the Doheny Memorial Library University of Southern California Fall 1988.  Co-published by the Rasselas Press & the USC Fine Arts Press Pacific Palisades & Los Angeles, California 1988

Keepsake:  To Drive the Night Along.  A Manuscript of Samuel Johnson's Latin Translation of a Greek Epigram.   John Byrne.  Los Angeles:  Samuel Johnson Society of the West 2009

Samuel Johnson PREFACE as printed in his THE PLAYS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE 1765 with an introduction by Fiona Ritchie.  London:  the Trustees of Dr. Johnson's House, 2015

The Johnson Halfpenny:  Presented as a Keepsake for the Johnson Society of the Central Region.  Chicago: Signature Press, 1985

Johnson Society Addresses No. 27  1947   The Humanist and the Scientist by Sir Norman Haworth; Dr. Johnson The Great Englishman  by Laurence W. Meynell;  George Farquhar and Lichfield by Willard Connely.  Lichfield:  Johnson Society, 1947

A Short History of the Principal London Antiquarian Booksellers and Book-Auctioneers by Andrew Block. London: Denis Archer, 1933

Captain Horatio Hornblower by C. S. Forester, Boston:  Little, Brown and Company 1939 Thirty-first  Printing

Randall and the River of  Times by C. S. Forester, Chicago:  Sears Readers Club, 1950

The Nightmare by C. S. Forester, Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1950

Grandpa's Book of Sudoku.  Middletown, De: Clarity Media, 2016






MY NEW BIBLIOPHILE CARD




This February 2017 blog post has been added to my continuous biblio-connecting blog post: Biblio-Connecting July 5, 2011 to the Present.