Boston Municipal Printing Plant to be Auctioned

Boston’s defunct (it closed last year) municipal printing plant is going to be cleared out via auction: “We’re selling the room,’’ said Stanley J. Paine, principal of a family-run auctioning company handling the sale. “It’s all antique. All of it. Everything has...

Rare Books Could Become Financial Safety Net

“The USF administration is undertaking a plan to protect itself from being further impacted by the nation’s deep recession, though some faculty members are wary of this plan and the practices it would entail. According to University President Rev. Stephen...

Modern Masters’ Artists Books at Auction

I just received this notice from Rebecca Weiss at Swann Galleries in New York: “Swann Galleries’ May 5 auction of the Ritter Collection of Modern Illustrated Books and Livres d’Artiste. The books offered in this auction were acquired by West Coast...