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Beat Books, from Rob Warren Books

Rob Warren is no stranger to nostalgia. As the owner of NYC's Skyline Books, he traded in it for two decades. Now, his wonderful collection of Beat books is up for sale. From Corso to Kerouac, they're all here. Read our interview with Rob and learn about the gem of his collection, the one that got away, and more.

The Naked Lunch by William S. Burroughs The First Third by Neal Cassady Beat Beat Beat by William F. Brown Junky by William S. Burroughs Howl and Other Poems by Allen Ginsberg


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Andy Warhol - 12 Unusual Items on AbeBooks

We've searched through piles of books and ephemera to find the 12 most unusual items on AbeBooks. Open a Christmas card where X marks the spot, view a celebrity's long lost birth certificate, and jive with a selection of cool cats from the 1950s.

15 Beautiful, Rare Bibles
Holy Bible
Published by Mark Baskett in 1767

Many bibles are prized for their ornate beauty, including illustrations, etchings and paintings by the world's greatest artists, from Marc Chagall to Gustave Doré. Explore our selection of beautiful rare bibles.

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Collectable George Orwell
Animal Farm by George Orwell

George Orwell occupies a special place in 20th century literature thanks to fiction that forces the reader to think. More than 60 years after his death from Tuberculosis, rare editions of his books are highly desirable.

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Picasso on the Page
Pablo Picasso by Wilhelm Boeck

A painter, draughtsman and sculptor, Pablo Picasso was the most influential artist of the 20th century. Picasso illustrated many books, now treasured by collectors, and countless authors have analysed his art.

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