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  • Mystery fiction drives rare book auction to $1.6M
    by Antique Trader Staff on May 23, 2019 at 6:39 pm

    Led by The Otto Penzler Collection of Mystery Fiction, Heritage Auctions’ March 6 Rare Books Auction realized $1,684,038. The post Mystery fiction drives rare book auction to $1.6M appeared first on Antique Trader. […]

  • Classic movie posters in exhibition opening July 12
    by Antique Trader Staff on May 23, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – The Norton Museum of Art reports it is presenting a large museum exhibition of classic movie posters from one of the most prominent private collections in the world. Titled Coming Soon: Film Posters from the Dwight M. Cleveland Collection, the exhibition includes more than 200 posters representing comedies, musicals, Westerns, sci-fi thrillers, dramas, and others that date from the turn of the 20th century to […] The post Classic movie posters in exhibition opening July 12 appeared first on Antique Trader. […]

  • Book Review: Antique Boxes, Tea Caddies & Society
    by Karen Knapstein on May 23, 2019 at 5:31 pm

    Antique Boxes: Tea Caddies & Society, 1700-1880, by authors Antigone Clark and Joseph O’Kelly, is now available for enthusiasts of these irresistible objects. The post Book Review: Antique Boxes, Tea Caddies & Society appeared first on Antique Trader. […]

  • Prototype Coke bottle caps off $110,700
    by Antique Trader Staff on May 23, 2019 at 5:26 pm

    An effervescent six-figure winning bid drove an extremely rare Coca-Cola prototype bottle to the top of prices realized at Morphy’s April 12-14 auction in Las Vegas. The post Prototype Coke bottle caps off $110,700 appeared first on Antique Trader. […]

  • Collectors will get hooked on ‘Fly Fishing Treasures’
    by Karen Knapstein on May 23, 2019 at 5:15 pm

    Author Steve Woit’s Fly Fishing Treasures: The World of Fly Fishers and Collecting is a colorful review of the area where collecting and fly fishing meet. The post Collectors will get hooked on ‘Fly Fishing Treasures’ appeared first on Antique Trader. […]

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