Recent coverage of Daniel Crouch Rare Books and rare maps and atlases in the media.
27 December 2018
TOKYO — This year’s Tokyo International Antiquarian Book Fair attracted dealers, collectors and enthusiasts from around the world. But the undisputed star of the show was not books but a collection of nearly 850 maps of Japan and surrounding parts of Asia dating from 1522 to 1960, with 220 dating from before 1800.
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5 July 2018
With An Injection Of Funding From Art Basel Parent MCH, Cross-Collecting Fair Masterpiece Presents High-End Objects For All
27 June 2018
Masterpiece London describes itself as “the world’s leading cross-collecting fair,” which is shorthand for the fact that the fair offers everything one could want in terms of art, design, furniture and jewelry that spans the ages. You basically can furnish your house, decorate your walls and ornament your fingers, neck and wrists, all in one stop.
4 June 2018
The “Gangland Map” features drunken fish and goofy jokes alongside descriptions of brutal murders.
31 May 2018
In 1931, the same year Al Capone was finally locked up, a new map of Chicago was made.
30 April 2018
William Smith’s 1815 map of England and Wales represents a milestone in geological history and a pivotal moment in its creator’s colourful life.