Rare books at auction this week

It's a busy week for rare book and manuscript auctions; here is the recap. Tuesday, June 21 at ALDE, Old and 19th Century Books, in 286 lots. A copy in 251 volumes of the Panckoucke Methodical Encyclopedia (1782–1832) should sell for…

Hotels in Santa Barbara

As the world tentatively reopens after the pandemic, the Santa Barbara hotel scene is buzzing with change. One of the sectors most affected by the pandemic, the hotel industry is finally starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel.…