Rare Books London - London's festival of old and rare books – June 2019

June 2019

Book Fairs

Book Fairs
Sunday 20th May 10am-3.30pm

Bloomsbury Summer Book Fair

Etc Fairs’ Summer Bonanza Book Fair.  Showcasing a range of antiquarian books, second hand books, out of print books, maps, prints, postcards,  manuscripts and ephemera on sale, the Bloomsbury Book Fair also has auctioneers and bookbinders regularly exhibiting.

The Bloomsbury Book Fair is the largest monthly book fair in the UK and attracts some of the UK’s finest specialist dealers.

Admission Fee:£2 until 12.30pm, free thereafter

 

 

Galleon Suite, Royal National Hotel, Bloomsbury, London WC1H 0DG
Book Fairs
Thursday 24th May 12-8pm, Friday 25th May 10am-7pm; Saturday 26th May 10am-5pm

ABA Rare Book Fair London

Now celebrating its 61st year, and coming to Battersea Park for the first time in 2018, this major three-day event organised by the Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association is one of the largest and most prestigious antiquarian book fairs in the world, showcasing rare, unique and unusual items from 170 plus leading UK and international dealers.

The fair will be opened by Sir David Attenborough at noon on Thursday.

In addition to the regular exhibitors, we have a carefully selected series of exhibitions and live events run by specialist organisations and craftspeople. Fascinating hands-on workshops (including family-friendly activities) give patrons a chance to dive straight into the world of fine printing, bookbinding, and calligraphy.

 

Complimentary tickets available at www.rarebookfairlondon.com

Battersea Evolution, Queenstown Road, London SW8 4NW
Book Fairs
Friday 25th May 1-7pm; Saturday 26th May 10am-4pm

PBFA London Antiquarian Book Fair

Book dealers from the UK, Europe and US will be offering books, maps, prints, photographs, manuscripts and printed ephemera with prices to suit book hunter, large and small.

The PBFA’s leading London fair.

Complimentary tickets at www.pbfalondonbookfair.org

 

ILEC Conference Centre, Ibis Hotel, 47 Lillie Road, London SW6 1UD
Book Fairs
Sunday 27th May 9.30am-3pm

Bloomsbury Summer Ephemera, Book & Postcard Fair

Ephemera, Books, Postcards, Prints, Maps and Photographs…

…all under one roof! The monthly Bloomsbury Ephemera Fairs are a genuinely great opportunity to browse some of the most varied and intriguing examples of ephemera, alongside a wide variety of manuscripts, printed books and other printed material, plus maps, prints, photographs and more. If you are a collector of any of these, or generally any works on paper, then the Etc Fairs Bloomsbury Ephemera Fairs will definitely have something for you. Regularly featuring many of the leading dealers in these sectors, our London fairs cater for all tastes and budgets.

Entry £1.50

Galleon Suite, Royal National Hotel, Bloomsbury, London WC1H 0DG
Book Fairs
Sunday 10th June 10 am - 3.30 pm

Bloomsbury Book Fair

Etc Fairs’ monthly Book Fair.  Showcasing a range of antiquarian books, second hand books, out of print books, maps, prints, postcards,  manuscripts and ephemera on sale, the Bloomsbury Book Fair also has auctioneers and bookbinders regularly exhibiting.

The Bloomsbury Book Fair is the largest monthly book fair in the UK and attracts some of the UK’s finest specialist dealers.

Admission Fee:£2 until 12.30pm, free thereafter

Galleon Suite, Royal National Hotel, Bloomsbury, London WC1H 0DG