Catalogs

Early September

Early September

Rock, paper, scissors, but mainly paper: it always wins!

East Asian Buddhism and Related

East Asian Buddhism and Related

Scholarly books on the history of Buddhism in East Asia, mainly in Chinese and Japanese, very uncommon in commerce.

John Clare

John Clare

Books by and about John Clare, from the collection of Eric Robinson, the editor of scholarly editions of Clare's works.

New Arrivals in the Sciences

New Arrivals in the Sciences

From the collection of a mad scientist: physics, astronomy, electricty, magnetism, general science.

Philosophy offprints & first editions

Philosophy offprints & first editions

Offprints of works by famous philosophers, usually the first separate printings of these essays and issued in small press runs for reviewers, colleagues and friends. From the collections of Wilfrid Sellars, Adolf Grunbaum and other prominent philosophers. 

The Silvain Family & Comedie-Francaise

The Silvain Family & Comedie-Francaise

A lovely archive of the Silvain family, who were at the heart of the Parisian theatre world from the 1870s to the 1940s. Letters, photos, and more.

William J. Allen, Club Photographer

William J. Allen, Club Photographer

A look at Pittsburgh from the point of view of an artisticly minded Beltzhoover photographer in the late 1920s, capturing Pittsburgh's grit and beauty, and also displaying the hallmarks of modernist influence.