8th October 2016

01225 420683 N/A
Richard Selby £2 10.30am - 4:30pm
Public car park - nearest is Charlotte Street
Bath Spa 10/15 minutes walk
Town services and Park and Ride available
M4, J18 (12 miles)
Meals, sandwiches, cakes, tea and coffee
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Venue: The Assembly Rooms, corner of Alfred & Bennett St. BA1 2QH, tel: 01225 477173


Acanthophyllum Books

Long Chase Farm, Sundawn Avenue, Holywell, Flintshire, CH8 7BH

T 07758 583706

Contact: Dr John Edmondson

Specialisms: Botany and general natural history; horticulture and garden design; botanical art; architecture; Linnaeana; travel.

Philip Allen

49 Sutton Wick Lane, Drayton, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 4HH

T 01235 539538
  M 07810 551802

Contact: Philip Allen

Specialisms: Anthropology; general travel; topography of UK and Ireland; equestrian books, including horse racing; children's illustrated books.

Gerald Baker

28 Beaconsfield Road, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 2TS

T 0117 9744319

Contact: Gerald Baker

Specialisms: Railways, motoring, aviation, maritime, industrial history, canals & inland waterways, topography, interesting ephemera, official publicity of the British railway companies. Occasional catalogues on specialisms and in advance of book fairs. Private premises. Postal business and book fairs.

Christopher Baron

15 Crossfield Road, Hale, Altrincham, Cheshire, WA15 8DU

Contact: Christopher Baron

Specialisms: Mainly non-fiction.

George Bayntun

Manvers Street, Bath, N.E. Somerset, BA1 1JW

T 01225 466000
  F 01225 482122

Contact: Edward Bayntun-Coward

Specialisms: Fine bindings old and new, first editions of English literature.

Black Cat Bookshop

PO Box 8662, Wigston, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE18 9BB

T 07850 795207, 07718 536357

Contact: Philip & Karen Woolley

Specialisms: Children's and Illustrated books; Crime and Detective fiction inc. Sherlock Holmes & James Bond; British comics & Annuals; Periodicals; Observer series; fantasy, science fiction, horror; Penguins and literature; Ephemera; Leicestershire & Rutland interest.

Bond Books

10 Church Street, Sturminster Newton, Dorset, DT10 1DB

T 01258 471249

Contact: Karen Jakobsen

Specialisms: Art reference, particularly twentieth century art and design, and English literature.

Bookmark - Children's Books

Fortnight, Wick Down, Broad Hinton, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN4 9NR

T 01793 731693
  M 07788 841305

Contact: Anne Excell & Leonora Smith

Specialisms: Wide range of 1st editions, novelty and picture books, annuals, cards, dolls, toys and games etc. 18th century to modern. Booksearch within our specialist field.

Matthew Butler Books

Old Garage House, Acton Turville, Badminton, Gloucestershire, GL9 1HH

T 01454 218036

Contact: Dr. Matthew Butler, M.V.O.

Specialisms: Architectural history, architecture and construction; archaeology; art history; UK topography. Collections purchased and valuations undertaken.

F N Crack (Books)

Riverdell, Blatchbridge, Frome, Somerset, BA11 5EJ

T 01373 465590

Contact: Noel Crack

Specialisms: Strong on ornithology and British wildlife but with an increasing specialism in the life and works of the poet John Clare, of which I have a large stock. Also related to this, books on the effects of changes in agriculture during the last few hundred years on the common man. Valuation range £2 - £1200.

Helen Deighton

c/o Stour Bookshop, Bridge Street, Sturminster Newton, Dorset, DT10 1AP

T 01258 473561

Contact: Helen Deighton

Specialisms: Women's writing and illustration.

Deverell Books

86a Memorial Road, Hanham, Bristol, BS15 3LA

T 0117 9616234

Contact: Paul Deverell Hughes & Julie Hughes

Specialisms: Illustrated books, mostly children's, especially fairy books and gift books from the early 20th century. Also popular children's authors - BB, Blyton, Dahl etc.

Steven Ferdinando

The Old Vicarage, Queen Camel, Yeovil, Somerset, BA22 7NG

T 01935 850210

Contact: Steven Ferdinando

Specialisms: English literature, especially Hardy, Powys & Barnes, Dorset books, travel & topography, illustrated, Irish books, children's.

Peter Foster Books

The Folly, Cuckoo Lane, Frome, Somerset, BA11 2NB

Contact: Peter Foster & Thais Brand

Specialisms: General antiquarian, fine bindings, first editions, art, children's illustrated.

Goodsir & Young

Meadow View, 235 London Road, Batheaston, Bath, N E Somerset, BA1 7RL

T 07788 710968

Contact: William Goodsir & Rosie Young

Specialisms: Children's books, illustrated books, fairy tales, fine bindings, literature.

Gresham Books

The Old Rectory, Donyatt, Ilminster, Somerset, TA19 0RU

T 01460 55233

Contact: J & A Hine

Specialisms: Architecture, Antiquarian cookery books, Engineering. General antiquarian. Fine Bindings, Ephemera.

Jean Hedger

8 Cliveden Gages, Taplow, Berkshire, SL6 0GA

T 01628 603204

Contact: Jean Hedger

Specialisms: Children's books, illustrated books of all kinds, reference books related to these two areas, original artwork.

Holybourne Rare Books

7 Market Street, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 1HA

Contact: Stephen Dick

Specialisms: General antiquarian, rare, modern first editions, children's books.

Invicta Bookshop

24 The Dell, Caerwnon Park, Builth Wells, Powys, LD2 3SP

T 01982 551389
  M 07798531777

Contact: Tim & Simon Hall

Specialisms: General stock but specialisms in cookery, military, aviation, naval and art.

Sarah Key Books

The Haunted Bookshop, 9 St Edwards Passage, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 3PJ

T 01223 312913
  M 07720146679, 07720146680

Contact: Sarah Key & Phil Salin

Specialisms: We specialise in Children's and illustrated books, mainly 19th and 20th century. The shop also stocks Cambridge and East Anglian interest, fine bindings, general fiction, poetry and quirky titles, and anything we deem interesting! Valuations undertaken, showing at PBFA book fairs across the U.K.

Kingsbridge Books

Horswell Coach House, South Milton, Kingsbridge, Devon, TQ7 3JU

Contact: Paul & Andrea Davies

Specialisms: Polar exploration, travel, modern First Editions, and West Country. Regular catalogue of Polar Exploration books issued.

Lymelight Books & Prints

20 Cherry Tree Road, Axminster, Devon, EX13 5GQ

Contact: Nigel Cozens

Specialisms: Art, illustrated, literature including poetry, topography especially West Country, natural history, geology, palaeontology, John Fowles, antiquarian, maps & prints.

David Miles Books

3 Ethelbert Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 3ND

Contact: David Miles

Specialisms: Children's books, illustrated books, education, Kent topography.

Peakirk Books

Cherry Tree Lodge, Guist Bottom Road, Stibbard, Fakenham, Norfolk, NR21 0AQ

Contact: Heather & Jeff Lawrence

Specialisms: Specialists in 20th century children's and collectable illustrated books, including Arthur Rackham, Fairy books, Enid Blyton, Rupert & Comic annuals, Ladybird series and all popular authors of boys & girls story books and juvenile literature. Our other area of interest is detective crime fiction including Agatha Christie.

Jonathan Potter Ltd

5 Margaret's Buildings, Bath, Somerset, BA1 2LP

T 01225 300573

Contact: Jonathan Potter

Specialisms: Antique Maps. Plans, Charts and Atlases of all areas of Britain and the World.

Red Books

10 Hanley Orchard, Hanley Swan, Worcester, Worcestershire, WR8 0DS

T 01684 310931
  M 07801 952905

Contact: Clive & Frances Houghton

Specialisms: Fishing and country sports; motorsport. Good quality general stock.

Stephen Rench

Unit 8, Blackwell Business Park, Blackwell, Shipston on Stour, Warwickshire, CV36 4PE

T 01608 682224
  M 07773397839

Contact: Stephen Rench

Specialisms: General antiquarian. Warwickshire and south Midlands topography. Bibliograpby, private press and manuscripts.

Richard Selby

6 Beaufort Place, Bath, N.E. Somerset, BA1 6RP

T 01225 420683

Contact: Richard Selby

Specialisms: Literature, children's, art, cricket, archaeology and classics.

Mark Skipper Books

Moss Green House, Bushley, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL20 6HZ

T 07411 296033

Contact: Mark Skipper

Specialisms: First editions, illustrated books, private press, original artwork, rare and unusual literature.

Anthony Spranger

67 London Road, Marlborough, Wiltshire, SN8 2AJ

T 01672 516338

Contact: Anthony Spranger

Specialisms: Literary Biography. General non-fiction.

Jon Stevenson

Bramleys, 14 Clydesdale Road, Box, Wiltshire, SN13 8EN

T 01225 742296

Contact: Jon Stevenson

Specialisms: Children's books, especially annuals and picture books. Also related juvenilia, including games, jigsaws and character toys.

Stour Bookshop

Bridge Street, Sturminster Newton, Dorset, DT10 1AP

T 01258 473561

Contact: Tony Butler

Specialisms: Illustrated, Dorset, motoring, aviation and related technical subjects.

Surprise Books

14 Padin Close, Chalford, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6 8FB

T 01453 887403
  F 01453 887403
  M 07731 993306

Contact: John Norman

Specialisms: Modern first editions particularly naval, historical and crime fiction.

T P Books

71 Main Street, Addingham, West Yorkshire, LS29 0PD

T 01943 830095
  M 07719 606211

Contact: Louise Harrison

Specialisms: Children's particularly girls' school stories, career fiction, and family adventure. Also small selected stock of detective fiction and female authors, e.g. E Goudge, Miss Read, Georgette Heyer, Brontes, etc.

Tittle Books

Liniskyle, Claycastle, Haselbury Plucknett, Crewkerne, Somerset, TA18 7PE

T 01460 74885
  M 07770 917033

Contact: Hugo Boylan

Specialisms: Old books, maps, manuscripts and prints.

Yatton Books & Prints

Yatton Bookshop, 69a High Street, Yatton, Somerset, BS49 4EQ

T 01934 838870, 01934 838820
  F 01934 838870

Contact: Antony Wakeford & Lorraine Bedford

Specialisms: Aviation, military and naval, Somerset and Bristol, travel and exploration, and illustrated, including children's.

Zetetic Books

46 Meadow Road, Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, HP4 1EB

T 07545 474868

Contact: Conor Pattenden

Specialisms: General antiquarian and academic books; occasional lists/catalogues.