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Old Books Re-Imagined as New Artwork

Old Books Re-Imagined as New Artwork

An artist creates his works from the ruins of old, unwanted books like dictionaries, encyclopedias and textbooks, taking an exacto knife to the old pages and carving away.

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What is vellum binding on an antique book?

What is vellum binding on an antique book?

What's the definition of "vellum"? Vellum is essentially a fine skin binding, very popular in centuries past for its durable uses as a book binding material and a means of providing a writing...

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1784 Revolutionary War Land Deed Document (Sold for $43)

1784 Revolutionary War Land Deed Document (Sold for $43)

This Revolutionary War era land deed from Pennsylvania details a land purchase by a local Quaker family headed by a Philadelphia merchant, Benjamin Horner.  Dated 1784, the legal document discusses a tract of land located in Northumberland County, Pennsylvania.

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