5 Press Releases

Tag: Poetry

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    The Steve Turner Collection of African Americana Comes to Cowan’s Auction Block

    Camilius S. Fly’s photo of an unidentified Buffalo Soldier is up for bid in Cowan’s Auctions’ upcoming The Road West sale, featuring the Steve Turner Collection of African Americana. Fly served as the principal photographer of Tombstone, Arizona beginning when he moved there in 1879. He took well-known photographs of…

    C.S. Fly Cabinet Card of 24th Infantryman, Tombstone, Arizona Territory, circa 1882
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    Fine Books and Manuscripts

    In this auction of Fine Books and Manuscripts, Swann Auction Galleries offers a dizzying number of high-value books, manuscripts, and signatures by and about well-known figures. Just a fraction of the famous names appearing here should be enough to pique the interest of any collector: Aaron Burr, Robert E. Lee,…

    PHILLIPS, TOM. The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri, Inferno/Auctiondaily
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    Fine Classical Chinese Paintings & Calligraphy

    Sotheby’s showcases the craft of traditional Chinese landscape paintings and calligraphy in this upcoming auction. The 71-lot event features work from some of the most popular artists in Chinese history, such as Zhang Daqian and Dong Qichang.  Qichang was a calligrapher and artist from the late Ming Dynasty. In his…

    Fine Classical Chinese Paintings & Calligraphy/AuctionDaily
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    Rare Book Auction

    The Rare Book Auction offered by Antiquarian Auctions has over 300 lots of collectible books and maps. One of the most modern, nonetheless, notable lots is a first edition copy of Jack Kerouac’s On The Road. Published by Viking Press in 1957, On The Road was the defining text of…

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    Write Me and Tell Me Your Heart: Leonard Cohen’s Letters to Marianne

    Christie’s online auction Write Me and Tell Me Your Heart: Leonard Cohen’s Letters to Marianne offers over 50 letters from the famous Canadian poet, author, and singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen to his muse Marianne Ihlen.   This largely unknown collection is an excellent primary source of biographical information, providing an intimate glimpse…

    PR-227 Write Me and Tell Me Your Heart Leonard Cohens Letters to Marianne by Christie