Yearly Archives: 2018

Interesting and Uncommon Material on the History, Exploration, Cartography, and Culture of the Four Corners of the Globe

Posted on by Taikera Conyers

On Thursday, December 13th, PBA Galleries will host an Americana – Travel & Exploration – Hunting & Sporting – World History – Cartography Sale. Up for auction will be over 550 lots of rare, interesting and uncommon material on the … Continue reading

The Wonderful World of Oz and More

Posted on by Taikera Conyers

On Thursday, November 29th, PBA Galleries will host The Craig Noble Collection of L. Frank Baum & the Wizard of Oz. Up for auction will be over 250 lots revolving around the world created by L. Frank Baum, from the … Continue reading

Craig Noble, Passionate Oz Collector

Posted on by Sharon Gee

Craig Noble began collecting Oz and Baum books when he received the “white edition” of The Wizard of Oz for his fourth birthday. Oz is a family tradition, so it was only natural that the Oz stories would be among the first that … Continue reading

Ancient Sculptures from Gandhara

Posted on by Taikera Conyers

On Thursday, November 15th, PBA Galleries  will host a Fine & Rare Books with three important ancient sculptures from Gandhara. Up for auction will be over 200 lots of rare and significant material, ranging from second century sculptures from the … Continue reading

Why collect cookbooks?

Posted on by Taikera Conyers

As the owner of one of the country’s few cookbook stores, it’s a question I get asked a lot. A simple answer would be that I love to cook. But a deeper response would be that, more than any other … Continue reading

PBA Galleries’ Food and Drink Premiere

Posted on by Taikera Conyers

On Thursday, November 8th, PBA Galleries will host their first sale devoted exclusively to books about Food & Drink. Up for auction will be over 350 lots of rare and collectible works on the culinary and gastronomical arts, with fine … Continue reading

Antelope, Bison, Cougar: A National Park Wildlife Alphabet Book, Part of a Collection of Original Illustration Art and Illustrated Books

Posted on by Taikera Conyers

Most everyone remembers their favorite book as a child, a book with few words but vivid illustrations that transported the reader to new places and adventures. Collectors often start their collection with one of these books from their childhood but … Continue reading

Hart Crane’s “The Bridge. A Poem” along with other Modern Literature and Poetry

Posted on by Taikera Conyers

On Thursday, October 18th, PBA Galleries will be hosting a Modern Literature & Poetry with Books in All Fields Sale. This auction will include over 550 lots of modern literature, poetry, and other fine books, with science fiction, detective fiction, … Continue reading

All Things Golf from Books to Memorabilia

Posted on by Taikera Conyers

On Thursday, October 11th, PBA Galleries will be hosting a Rare Golf Books & Memorabilia Sale. This auction will include more than 225 lots of golfing history in literature and artifacts. Included are many volumes once in the library of … Continue reading

Correspondence Between Saints Highlights Sept 20th Sale

Posted on by Sharon Gee

On Thursday, September 20th, PBA Galleries will offer Rare Books and Manuscripts from the Library of James “Ted” Watkins. Included in the sale are over 300 lots of rare, interesting, and significant material from six centuries, spanning the gamut of … Continue reading

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