Book Fair: Travel & Exploration
Now in its 21st year, the fair will offer you the chance to browse and purchase classic narratives of discovery, along with maps, photographs, and ephemera.
Travel & Exploration Book Fair
Date & time: 11am - 5pm
Address: Hilton London Olympia Hotel, 380 Kensington High Street, W14 8NL
Salon du Mont des Arts
The Belgian Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association is cordially inviting you to visit the first edition of the
Salon du Mont des Arts, the new event for antiquarian book and print lovers in the heart of Brussels, with over 40 exhibitors from France, Germany, The Netherlands and Belgium. The fair venue is located opposite the Bibliothèque royale Albert 1er (National Library of Belgium) and is close to our famed Grand’Place and Brussels' finest museums.
Organized under the auspices of the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB).
Association: Chambre Professionelle Belge de la Librairie Ancienne et Moderne / Belgische Beroepskamer van Antiquaren
Organized by: Belgian Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association
Venue: Mont des Arts - Le Square
Address: 2, rue Ravenstein
Cost of entry: free
Student Collectors: Catching them Early
The May 2017 seminar in the book-collecting series organised jointly by the Institute of English Studies (London University) and the ABA Educational Trust will be given by Robert Weaver (Keeper of the Fellows’ Library, Dulwich College) and Dulwich College students.
The seminar will take place at 6pm on Tuesday 9th May 2017 in Room G35 at Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU.
The seminars are aimed at a broad audience including book-collectors, book-dealers, historians of all kinds, librarians, indeed at anyone with an interest in collecting any sort of text from the sixth-former to the retired professor. The atmosphere is informal, as are the presentations. They are held in the University of London’s Senate House and run from 6.00pm. All are very welcome.
Rare Books London
London's Festival of Old and Rare Books runs from 23rd May through to 12th June 2017
Rare Book London 2017, London's Festival of Old and Rare Books, runs from 23rd May through to 12th June 2017. For a full list of book fairs, talks, auctions, lectures and previews, please visit: Rare Books London website
One highlight of the festival will be the ABA London International Antiquarian Book Fair (or Olympia Book Fair) which runs June 1st - 3rd. More information: www.olympiabookfair.com