Keynote speaker 2013 is Michael Suarez, Director of Rare Book School, Professor of English, University Professor, and Honorary Curator of Special Collections at the University of Virginia. Specialty dealer will be ANZAAB President Sally Burdon of Asia Bookroom, Macquarie, Australia. Lectures will be given by Terry Belanger, Nina Musinsky, Dan DeSimone, Dan Gregory, Lorne Bair, Kevin Johnson, David Prendergast, Stephen Smith, Rob Rulon-Miller.
The Colorado Antiquarian Book Seminar is the perfect opportunity to learn the basics of the trade.
The schedule includes
- all pragmatic aspects of modern-day bookselling - collation and cataloging - evaluating and pricing books - buying and selling at auction - printing and binding styles, types of illustration - buying and selling collections and archives - book fairs - scouting - reference materials - databases and online resources