Rebecca Romney's background is in Linguistics, Classical Studies and Philosophy. Languages are one of her chief passions: she speaks three (English, French, Japanese) and reads in six (add Ancient Greek, Latin, Old English). She can recite poems in each. Rebecca signed on to Bauman Rare Books in the fall of 2007. In 2010 she became manager of the Las Vegas Gallery, and in 2011 Rebecca began appearing on the History Channel’s hit TV show Pawn Stars as the rare books expert. In addition to contributing to the Bauman Rare Books Blog, she maintains her own blog on books at www.rebeccaromney.com.