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publisher

Gabriel Christopher Austin, American publisher. Fellow Pierpont Morgan Library, since 1963. Member Grolier Club, Bibliographical Society of America, International Association Bibliophiles. Club: Century Association (New York City).

Background

Austin, Gabriel Christopher was born on September 3, 1935 in New York City. Son of Robert and Gabrielle (Connolly) Austin.

Education

Bachelor, St. John's University, Jamaica, New York, 1956. Master of Science in liberal studies, Pratt Institute, 1957.

Career

Reference librarian, New York Public Library, 1952-1962; librarian, Grolier Club, New York City, 1963-1969; assistant vice president, Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York City, 1969-1975; president, Wittenborn Art Books, Inc., New York City, 1975-1991.

Membership

Member Grolier Club, Bibliographical Society of America, International Association Bibliophiles. Club: Century Association (New York City).

Connections

Son of Robert and Gabrielle (Connolly) A. M. Florence Heilbrun, October 16, 1967. 1 daughter, Louise.

father:
Robert Austin

mother:
Gabrielle (Connolly) Austin

spouse:
Florence Heilbrun