Tamerlane And Other Poems

Do you have items to Sell?  Want to Buy these types of items?

Tamerlane And Other Poems

Tamerlane and Other Poems is the first published work by American writer Edgar Allan Poe. The short collection of poems was first published in 1827. Today, it is believed only 12 copies of the collection still exist. Poe abandoned his … Continue reading

Posted in Rare Books and Manuscripts

An Overview of Book Collecting

Book collecting is the collecting of books, including seeking, locating, acquiring, organizing, cataloging, displaying, storing, and maintaining whatever books are of interest to a given individual collector. The love of books is bibliophilia, and someone who loves to read, admire, … Continue reading

Posted in Rare Books and Manuscripts

Collectors of Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Maps

By Bill Pearlman This is a huge subject, far to great to cover in depth in this article, but hopefully we can cover the surface. Collecting printed test is one of the world’s greatest hobbies. Remember that printed text has … Continue reading

Posted in Antique Jewelry, Art and Sculpture, Items of Historical Significance, Rare Books and Manuscripts

10 Very Valuable Books

If you thought buying textbooks for your college classes cost too much, then take a look at the prices attached to these books, some of the most valuable in the world. From the first book ever printed to the most … Continue reading

Posted in Rare Books and Manuscripts

Illuminated Manuscript

An illuminated manuscript is a manuscript in which the text is supplemented by the addition of decoration, such as decorated initials, borders (marginalia) and miniature illustrations. In the strictest definition of the term, an illuminated manuscript only refers to manuscripts … Continue reading

Posted in Art and Sculpture, Rare Books and Manuscripts

Pearlman's Jewelers: World's Largest Luxury Designer Jewelry Website

Website Design & Hosting by T-Bird Media