Upcoming Auction The May 5th auction will celebrate the Art of the Book throughout history. From surrealist livres d'artistes to important literary first editions, the sale includes high spots within numerous collecting areas. Highlights of the sale include a rare biography of Abraham Lincoln, with over 100 autographed documents, first editions of Sherlock Holmes, Moby Dick, the Jungle Book and all of Dickens' novels, fine natural history prints and cartography.
Around the Block | The LHA Blog A particularly nasty letter from Mary Todd Lincoln will be offered at auction as part of a rare three-volume biography of Abraham Lincoln. Offered during the Fine Books and Manuscripts auction, the biography has been supplemented with over 100 autographed letters, documents and photographs from the President himself, his family and his contemporaries.