Thursday, May 2, 2019

Welcome to Biblio-Connecting May 2019


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



St. Louis Fine Print, Rare Book & Paper Arts Fair May 3-5, 2019


Is There a Book Fair Near You This Month?



 Florida Bibliophile Society 
End of Season Banquet, May 19, 2019 

The Florida Bibliophile Society ends another successful season with a banquet for its members and guests only at Brio Tuscan Grille, Tampa on May 19, 2019.  Circus Historian Larry Kellogg will be the keynote speaker.  Chloe Norris, winner of the 2019 Lee J. Harrer Student Book Collecting Essay Contest, will read her prize-winning essay.  Banquet attendees will receive a keepsake containing the top three essays of the book collecting contest.  





FABS Study Tour to St. Louis Oct 23 -27, 2019


The Bixby Club of St. Louis is hosting this year's FABS Study Tour.  The Tour is limited to 50 people so don't wait too long to register for the Tour.




The Florida Bibliophile Society will be hosting next year's FABS Study Tour to Tampa Bay, April 22-26, 2020.  We still have some sponsorship opportunities.  Please contact me at floridabibliophiles at gmail.com.





BLOG PICK OF THE MONTH


Uncle Blogsy's Book Fair Blog



FOUND ON THE WEB



A Retweet From the Private Libraries Association




Jerry Morris on the Rare Book Cafe!
(8 min, 20 secs into the broadcast)
 Florida Antiquarian Book Fair Sat. Apr. 27, 2019



Historic Libraries Forum


Copyright and the Public Domain


RECENT ACQUISITIONS



Longfellow in Love; Passion and Tragedy in the Life of the Poet by Edward M. Cifelli, Jefferson: McFarland and Co. 2018.

The Library Book by Susan Orlean, New York: Simon & Schuster, 2018.

The Librarian at Play by Edmund Lester Pearson, Boston: Small, Maynard and Co. 1911

The Care and Repair of Books by Henry Miller Lydenberg and John Archer, New York: R. R. Bowker

Gene Stratton-Porter: A Book Collector's Guide by David G. MacLean, Decatur: Americana Books, 1995.


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