Flora and Fauna: Bloomsbury's rare book auction takes a turn around the garden

Flora and Fauna: Bloomsbury's rare book auction takes a turn around the garden

Two beautifully illustrated works of natural history are going under the hammer for over $50,000
$164,357 Mahler manuscript and Mozart 'junk' piece sell at Sotheby's

$164,357 Mahler manuscript and Mozart 'junk' piece sell at Sotheby's

A Mozart masterpiece, rescued from being thrown away, is just one of the unique pieces being sold
Flotsam and jetsam to treasure: Valuable Titanic memorabilia washes up at Heritage

Flotsam and jetsam to treasure: Valuable Titanic memorabilia washes up at Heritage

A fragment from the hull of the doomed vessel and a pair of Titanic lifebelts are up for sale
War, polar exploration and gardening - an eclectic mix of collectibles comes to auction

War, polar exploration and gardening - an eclectic mix of collectibles comes to auction

National Book Auctions' latest sale centres on a wealth of WWI and WWII memorabilia
The Royal and Noble manuscript collections of 'People's Poet' Edgar Guest

The Royal and Noble manuscript collections of 'People's Poet' Edgar Guest

When not penning some of the USA's most popular poems, Guest appreciated the writings of others
Harry Potter and the child of many names: early Rowling signature leads sale

Harry Potter and the child of many names: early Rowling signature leads sale

Bloomsbury's rare book auction is headed by a copy of the Philosopher's Stone with a playful signature
Shakespeare and Roosevelt appear in New York books auction

Shakespeare and Roosevelt appear in New York books auction

National Book Auctions' sale will feature items from the famous Howland family collection
Teddy Roosevelt and J D Salinger are to star in America-themed book auction

Teddy Roosevelt and J D Salinger are to star in America-themed book auction

Hundreds of texts from the history of New England are also going under the hammer
'Clean and crisp' copy of Shakespeare's rare First Folio achieves $2.36m

'Clean and crisp' copy of Shakespeare's rare First Folio achieves $2.36m

In a sale dominated by a book of birds, one of the key works of English literature went almost unnoticed
Mozart and Beethoven's $157,000 manuscripts are music to collectors' ears

Mozart and Beethoven's $157,000 manuscripts are music to collectors' ears

Hidden for over 150 years, these two rare manuscripts will sell for only the second time next week
Aristotle, Astronomy and the Occult come to Swann's rare books auction

Aristotle, Astronomy and the Occult come to Swann's rare books auction

Covering early printed material mixing science with magic, the early printed works will sell in New York
Hartmann Schedel and Pliny the Elder lead amazing rare books sale in Hamburg

Hartmann Schedel and Pliny the Elder lead amazing rare books sale in Hamburg

With some of the rarest, earliest and most celebrated works, this November auction is unmissable

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