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The International League of Antiquarian Booksellers

Reflections of Fifty Years in bookselling by Anthony Rota



Pack & Send, our preferred, excellent shippers and couriers

Private Press Books and Livres d’artiste

Homepage of the Fine Press Book Association, assiduous promoters of contemporary printing

Enitharmon Press

Whittington Press

Ken Campbell

The Center for Book Arts New York

Centre for Fine Print Research at University of the West of England

Calligraphy (thank you Melanie)

A Beginner's Guide to Calligraphy: History, Lessons & More

Libraries, Museums and Galleries

The Eagle Gallery, London

Meermanno Museum, Museum of the Book, The Hague

St Bride Library, London

The Joan Flasch Artists' Books Collection

The British Library

National Library of Scotland


Shepherds, Sangorski and Sutcliffe

Website of Designer Binders

Society of Bookbinders

Marianne Harwood

Typography and Design

Digital type design by Alejandro Lo Celso, Mexico

Professional Associations

The Bibliographical Society

The Miniature Book Society

Wynkyn de Worde Society

Society of Wood Engravers

Wood Engravers Network


Poetry Society

British Council

Welsh National Literature Promotion Agency

Scottish Poetry Library

Poetry Performance

The Wordsworth Trust

Orange Prize for Fiction

The Man Booker Prize

Bloomsbury Publishing

Conservation and History of the Book

Collections Care and Conservation from The Library of Congress

The Getty

National Library of Australia, Preserving Access to Digital Archives

Verband der Restauratoren, German Association of Conservators

The Book, an overview of the history of the book and the book as art from the Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild website

Copyright, the official US site for Copyright law

Rare Book School

Oral History of the Scottish Printing and Publishing Industries

Journals and Web Resources

Umbrella, online journal of artist's books

Illustration Magazine

Print Online, the digital companion to Print

Philobiblon, a guide to book arts resources on the web

Slightly Foxed, a desirable quarterly journal

The Times Literary Supplement,,25309,00.html

Printmaking Today


Copac Academic and National Library Catalogue

Library of Congress Online Catalogue

The National Archives

ILAB-LILA International Dictionary of Bibliographic Terms

Princeton Database of Library History in the USA

The British Book Trade Index


Bertram Rota: our own blog

Samuel Pepys' Blog