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NOBS Forum Guest Featured in Plain Dealer

This Thursday Joy M. Kiser will be speaking at this month’s NOBS Forum on Genevieve Jones: America’s Other Audubon. In today’s Cleveland Plain Dealer she is featured in the Sunday Arts Section. To view the online version please click here. … Continue reading

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NYT Review of French Typefaces at Grolier Club

Today’s New York Times has an excellent review of French typefaces on exhibit at the Grolier Club (exhibit runs through February 4th). In addition to the article, there are several slides showing details of matrices and punches. The article can … Continue reading

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What’s Hiding in Your Attic?

Certain types of stories never grow old. For most of us, the only things in our attic are dust covered piles of junk that we haven’t succeeded in discarding. For a man in Utah, however, it was a Nuremberg Chronicle: … Continue reading

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The Future (?) of Marginalia and Association Copies

Yesterday’s New York Times article, “Book Lovers Fear Dim Future for Notes in the Margins,” examines the dwindling presence of marginalia (and the prevalence of association copies) in the digital age. Written by Dirk Johnson, the article notes: Marginalia was … Continue reading

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