Saturday, December 1, 2018

Welcome to Biblio-Connecting Dec 2018


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


Seton Hall University Know More Giving Tree Nov 19-Dec 7


Find a Chanukah Event Near You Dec 2-10


Tree Lighting at the Gleeson Library, University of San Francisco Dec 3


A Christmas Carol at Penn State Dec 3-6


The Legend of the Christmas Spider Puppet Show Dec 15





FOUND ON THE WEB


100 Christmas Stories from AmericanLiterature.com




Bob Dylan Reading 'Twas the Night Before Christmas





BLOG PICK OF THE MONTH


Long-Time Blogger Sarah Faragher's Blog About Books Used & Rare







RECENT BLOG POSTS

My Sentimental Library

A Book With a Rather Dubious but Collectible Record of Ownership

Contemplations of Moibibliomaniac

Another Glorious Day of Toodling

Cursory Remarks About Politics

The Fifth Risk by Michael Lewis




UPCOMING BLOG POSTS


Biblio Researching

A Bibliographic Checklist of the Early Editions of the Elements of Style before the New Year 

My Sentimental Library

The Rochester Press: Number Seven of the Twelve Blog Posts For Christmas (Dec)


Clifton and Anne Fadiman: The Wine Lover & His Daughter & Their Books  (After the New Year) 




I am finally on Twitter!

twitter.com/JerrtyM (Jerry Morris)

twitter.com/SentimentalMy (My Sentimental Library)



RECENT ACQUISTITONS

A Correspondence Between Noctua Aurita of the Desert and Philomela of the King's Dale by William Huntington, London: E. Huntington, 1809 (Relics of Charles Lamb).

History of the Library of Congress Vol I 1800-1864 by William Dawson Johnston, Washington: Government Printing Office, 1904 (Vol II was never published).

Collector's Choice by John T. Winterich, New York: Grolier Club, 1954.

Some Random Recollections: An Informal Talk Made at the Grolier Club, New York 21 October, 1948 by Alfred A. Knopf, New York:  The Typophiles, 1949.

The Roycrofters Shop: A History by Elbert Hubbard, Easr Aurora:  The Roycrofters, 1908.

Rosenwald and Rosenbach, Two Philadelphia Bookmen: Catalogue of an Exhibition at the Rosenbach Museum & Library from the Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection at the Library of Congress April 30 to July 31, 1983 by Kathleen T. Hunt, Philadelphia: Rosenbach Museum & Library, 1983.

First Editions, Association Copies, Autograph Letters and Manuscripts by Esteemed Authors of the Nineteenth Century Collected by the Late Harry B. Smith, New York, Author of "A Sentimental Library".... New York: Anderson Galleries, 1936 (a gift from my friend Gary Simons).

Danish Emigrant Ballads and Songs  by Rochelle Wright, Carbondale:  Southern Illinois University Press, 1983 (for my wife's Danish Collection).

Young Mr. Obama:  Chicago and the Making of a Black President by Edward McClelland, New York: Bloomsbury Press, 2010 (for my wife's Obama Collection).

Casting Bones by Don Bruns, Surrey, England: Severn House, 2016.  Signed by the author after his presentation before the Florida Bibliophile Society on Nov 18, 2018.

Nine more books acquired and identified in the blog post, Another Glorious Day of Toodling.




Christmas Books Published by the Late Don Brady


Pavoratti & Domingo Singing Cantique De Noel/O Holy Night











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