CAMBRIDGE PREMIER FAIR

The Guildhall, Market Square CB2 3QJ

20th - 21st February

01223 312913 www.cambridgebookfair.org info@sarahkeybooks.co.uk
Sarah Key Books £2.00 Friday, Noon-6:00pm, Saturday, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Car Grand Arcade, 5 mins walk
Cambridge then take City link bus to centre then few mins walk
Park & Ride from outskirts (all routes) to centre then few mins walk
M11, J11
Full (lift to first floor)
Available on site

Venue: The Guildhall, Market Square CB2 3QJ


Highlights (115 items)

Exhibitors


ABEL RARE BOOKS LTD.

20 Fisherman's Drive, London, SE16 6SQ

T 020 70640910   M 07766711370   E info@abelrarebooks.com   W www.abelrarebooks.com

Contact: Mr Piers Hugill

Specialisms: We aim to offer specialist catalogues once or twice a year, with additional quarterly lists. We focus on engineering, technology, industry, manufacturing and commerce, with a strong interest in pure and applied mathematics. We also stock works on printing, typography, paper making and the technical aspects of bibliography.

Acanthophyllum Books

243 Pensby Road, Heswall, Wirral, Merseyside, CH61 5UA, England

T 0151 342 8287   E a.books@mac.com   W www.heswallbooks.co.uk

Contact: Dr John Edmondson

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

Ashton Rare Books

105 Curzon Avenue, Birstall, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE4 4AG, UK

T 07958 570305   E lesashton1@gmail.com   W www.ashtonrarebooks.com

Contact: Dr Les Ashton

Specialisms: Specialising in high quality fine editions. Particularly modern first editions (fiction), plays (mainly 20th century), signed and association copies and uncommon editions, children's literature (mainly 20th century) and illustrated books.

John Atkinson Fine & Rare Books

Virginia House, West View, Gainford, Darlington, County Durham, DL2 3EQ

Contact: Dr John Atkinson

Specialisms: Constantly changing stock - bi-annual catalogues. Specialists in Bondiana and rare modern fiction.

Gerald Baker

28 Beaconsfield Road, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 2TS, England

T 0117 974 4319   E ggbaker@btinternet.com

Contact: Gerald Baker

Specialisms: Sport, fishing, topography, transport (particularly railways), industrial history, official publicity of the British railway companies.

Ballantyne Way

Kiln House, Low Street, Benhall, Saxmundham, Suffolk, IP17 1JQ, England

T 01728 604711   E ballantyne.way@virgin.net

Contact: Roger Ballantyne-Way

Specialisms: Art & design, architecture, fine illustrated, applied arts, typography, graphics and private press.

Besleys Books

4 Blyburgate, Beccles, Suffolk, NR34 9TA, England

T 01502 715762   E info@besleysbooks.com   W www.besleysbooks.com

Contact: Piers & Stephen Besley

Specialisms: Antiquarian, gardening, natural history, Norfolk and Suffolk, illustrated. Catalogues issued on specialities.

Black Cat Bookshop

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

T 07850795207   M 07718536356   E blackcatuk@aol.com   W www.blackcatbookshop.com

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.

J M Blanchfield

5 Stanmore Place, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS4 2RR, England

T 07749 118125   E johnblanchfield@rocketmail.com

Contact: John Blanchfield

Specialisms: Industrial history, general academic.

Jim Blessett

7 St. Pauls Street, Stamford, Lincolnshire, PE9 2BE, England

T 01780 482748, 343175   E stpaulsbookshop@aol.com

Contact: James & Brenda Blessett

Specialisms: Lincolnshire & Northants topography, Fenland, 'BB', motoring.

Bookbarrow

93 Cam Causeway, Chesterton, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB4 1TL

T 01223 424429   E bookbarrow@ntlworld.com   W www.bookbarrow.co.uk

Contact: Frank Edwards

Specialisms: Esoteric, mysticism, art, history, natural history, East Anglian topography and the Fens.

Cobnar Books

238 Dover Road, Walmer, Deal, Kent, CT14 7NP, England

T 01304 239729   E book@cobnar.demon.co.uk   W www.cobnarbooks.com

Contact: Lawrence Ilott

Specialisms: Topography, antiquarian, provincial printing.

Collectable Books

15 West Park, Mottingham, London, SE9 4RZ, England

Contact: Tom & Sue Biro

Specialisms: Books published before 1800, bibles, early music and psalmody. Early cookery, in print or manuscript. Also the classics, travel, topography and the arts and architecture, as well as miniature books.

Claude Cox Old & Rare Books

White House Farm, Kelsale, Saxmundham, Suffolk, IP17 2PQ, England

T 01728 602786 & 07710 2452   E books@claudecox.co.uk   W www.claudecox.co.uk

Contact: Anthony Cox

Specialisms: Antiquarian, especially history, literature, private press, illustrated, fine printing, typography, bibliography, fine bindings, and East Anglian topography.

Chris Crook

c/o Bath Old Books, 9c Margaret's Buildings, off Brock Street, Bath, N. E. Somerset, BA1 2LP, England

T 01225 422244 Mob. 07970   E chriscrook.batholdbooks@gmail.com

Contact: Chris Crook

Specialisms: Architecture, art, topography.

Nicholas Daly Books

Thwaite House, Ampleforth, York, North Yorkshire, YO62 4DX

T 07966 935231   E nicholasmdaly@orange.net

Contact: Nicholas Daly & Andrew Daly

Specialisms: Specialists in the Decorative and Fine Arts, including original design books, trade catalogues and auction catalogues.

Demetzy Books

Manor House, Ducklington, Witney, Oxfordshire, OX29 7UX, England

T 01993 702209   E demetzybooks@tiscali.co.uk

Contact: Paul & Marie Hutchinson

Specialisms: Bindings, travel, miniature books, children's, illustrated and literature.

The Eagle Bookshop

103 Castle Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK40 3QP, England

Contact: Peter Budek

Specialisms: Mathematics and the physical sciences, including their history and philosophy. History of technology.

Fine Books at Ilkley

41 Manley Road, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8QP, England

T 01943 600168   E finebooksilkley@dialstart.net

Contact: Paul Williams

Specialisms: Asian and African travel and exploration, mountaineering, technical, children's books.

H M Fletcher

Wynches Barn, Much Hadham, Hertfordshire, SG10 6BA, England

T 01279 843883   E keith@hmfletcher.co.uk   W www.hmfletcher.co.uk

Contact: Marina & Keith Fletcher

Specialisms: Fine, interesting and useful books of 15th to 20th centuries.

Derek Gilbert

12 Egar Way, South Bretton, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE3 9AE, England

T 01733 261978   E derekglbrt@btinternet.com

Contact: Derek Gilbert

Specialisms: I have no particular speciality, I offer a wide range of good quality secondhand and antiquarian books including children's, illustrated, first editions, field sports and rural interests, military, cookery, topography, natural history, travel & exploration etc.

Robin Greer

The Old Chapel, Front Street, Chedzoy, Somerset, TA7 8RE, England

T 01278 425682   E rarities@rarerobin.com   W www.rarerobin.com

Contact: Robin Greer

Specialisms: Children's illustrated, original drawings.

Gresham Books

The Old Rectory, Donayatt, Ilminster, Somerset, TA19 0RU, England

Contact: J & A Hine

Specialisms: Architecture, cookery, textiles, costume, engineering and antiquarian.

Halewood & Sons

68 Friargate, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 2ED, England

Contact: Michael & David Halewood

Specialisms: Foreign travel, especially Africana, Australasia, Polar, atlases and fine illustrated and rare books.

Peter Harrington

100 Fulham Road, Chelsea, London, SW3 6HS, England

Contact: Pom Harrington

Specialisms: Literature, 15th to 20th century; landmark books in science, economics, philosophy and the history of idea; travel, voyages, military and naval; illustrated books, including children's and photography; fine bindings and sets.

Harrison-Hiett Rare Books

West Barn, Wimbourne Road, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 9HN, England

T 07748 775185   E info@harrison-hiett.com   W www.harrison-hiett.com

Contact: Marc & Marcia Harrison

Specialisms: We purchase any books that are of high quality and that pique our interest, but our speciality is Early Roman Catholic and Anti-Catholic books in English.

Christopher Heppa

48 Pentland Avenue, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 4AZ, England

T 01245 267679   E christopher@heppa4288.fsnet.co.uk

Contact: Christopher Heppa

Specialisms: Crime fiction, modern firsts, H E Bates, P G Wodehouse, John Buchan, children's, illustrators, military.

Hereward Books

17 High Street, Haddenham, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB6 3XA, England

Contact: Roger & Miranda Pratt

Specialisms: Shooting, fishing, big game hunting, fine bindings and general plate books.

Peter Hill

3 Westbourne Avenue, Emsworth, Hampshire, PO10 7QT, England

T 01243 379956   E peterhill.books@btinternet.com

Contact: Peter Hill

Specialisms: Travel, art, classical archaeology, literature.

Richard J Hodgson

Manor Farm, Kirklevington, Yarm, North Yorkshire, TS15 9PY, England

T 07950 647377   E rjhodgsonbooks@clara.co.uk

Contact: Richard Hodgson

Specialisms: Agriculture, illustrated (including A & C Black, children's and art), travel (including Baedeker guides etc), natural history (including Darwin).

Holybourne Rare Books

7 Market Street, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 1HA, England

Contact: Stephen Dick

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

R D Hooker

15 Ricardo Crescent, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 4BX, England

T 01425 272999   E robertdavidhooker@virginmedia.com

Contact: Bob Hooker

Specialisms: Military and military history, art & architecture, nautical, books about books, history.

Hyraxia Books

34 Harwill Avenue, Churwell, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS27 7QQ

T 07557 652609   E shop@hyraxia.com   W www.hyraxia.com

Contact: Gail Patterson & Simon Patterson

Specialisms: Modern first editions, speculative fiction, children's.

Invicta Bookshop

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

T 01982 551389   M 07798531777   E sales@invictabookshop.co.uk   W www.invictabookshop.com

Contact: Tim & Simon Hall

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

J and J Books

Holly Cottage, 14 Scarle Lane, Eagle, Lincolnshire, LN6 9EJ, England

T 01522 869597   E info@jandjbooks.com   W www.jandjbooks.com

Contact: Jan & Jim Rayner

Specialisms: We specialise in Shell Guides 1934-1984 and Shell advertising especially posters 1955-1965. We also stock works by and about John Piper including catalogues and ephemera as well as other 20thC British Artists. We continue to feature Penguin Crime and other Penguin series such as Penguin Modern Painters. Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire topography and history are represented at relevant fairs.

T E JACKSON BOOKS

48 Ripon Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE2 1LW

T 07873 323679   E tejacksonbooks@gmail.com

Contact: Thomas & Elizabeth Jackson

Specialisms: France, literature.

Michael S Kemp Bookseller

19 Adelaide Gardens, Minster-on-Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HN, England

Contact: Michael S. Kemp

Specialisms: British topography and local history - catalogues issued twice a year; Mervyn Peake.

Sarah Key Books

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

T 01223 312913   M 01223 503172 (Home)   E info@sarahkeybooks.co.uk   W www.sarahkeybooks.co.uk

Contact: Sarah Key & Phil Salin

Specialisms: Children's and children's illustrated books.

Robert Kirkman Ltd

Kings Cottage, Eggington, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, LU7 9PG, England

Contact: Robert Kirkman

Specialisms: English literature, Bibles, Sir Winston Churchill, John Bunyan, sets.

Steve Liddle

8 Morley Square, Bishopston, Bristol, BS7 9DW, England

T 0117 9244846   M 07701090518   E mail@steveliddle.co.uk   W www.steveliddle.co.uk

Contact: Stephen M Liddle

Specialisms: Fine books in many categories.

Lucius

37 Fossgate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 9TF

T 01904 640111   E james@luciusbooks.com   W www.luciusbooks.com

Contact: Georgina And James Hallgate

Specialisms: Modern first editions, children's illustrated, original artwork and detective fiction.

Ian Marr Rare Books

23 Pound Street, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 3JR, England

T 01579 345310   E ma.rr@virgin.net   W www.ianmarr.co.uk

Contact: Ian Marr

Specialisms: Mostly British books, manuscripts, ephemera, 17th to 20th century, 19th century photography, bindings. Catalogues issued. Visitors by appointment only please.

Marrin's Bookshop

149 Sandgate Road, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 2DA, England

T 01303 253016   E patrick@marrinbook.co.uk   W www.marrinbook.co.uk

Contact: Patrick Marrin

Specialisms: Fine general antiquarian, Topography, prints and maps.

Mayfly

38 Rusthall Avenue, London, W4 1BP

T 020 8994 2258   E mayflyephemera@msn.com

Contact: John Martin & C. G. Martin

Specialisms: Ephemera of every description, manuscripts, newspapers.

David Maynard

Ermine Cottage, Washdyke Lane, Fulbeck, Grantham, Lincolnshire, NG32 3LB, England

T 01400 272086   E dpmaynard@btinternet.com

Contact: David Maynard

Specialisms: Antiquarian and secondhand books, fine prints, maps, original artworks, manuscripts, ephemera.

Missing Books

'Coppers', Main Road, Great Leighs, Essex, CM3 1NR, England

T 01245 361609   E missingbooks@madasafish.com

Contact: Chris Missing

Specialisms: UK topography, especially Essex. A & C Black colour plate books, London interest, rural interest and architecture.

MODERNFIRSTEDITIONS

287 Leeds Road, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8LL

Contact: Christian White

Specialisms: Modern first editions, manuscripts, literature, early English Printed books, photo-books, high-spots.

Peter Moore

7 Meadow Way, Harston, Cambridgeshire, CB22 7NQ, England

Contact: Peter Moore

Specialisms: Australia and Pacific and general stock.

H J Morgan

47 Bedford Road, Sandy, Bedfordshire, SG19 1ES, England

T 01767 691383   E hedleymorgan@ntlworld.com

Contact: Hedley Morgan

Specialisms: General books, with an academic bias, in the fields of literature, history and travel.

Michael Morris

Weavers Green, Needwood, Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, DE13 9PQ

T 01283 575344   E info@trademaps.co.uk   W www.trademaps.co.uk

Contact: Mike Morris

Specialisms: Varied stock, specialising in maps, plans, charts, atlases, prints, engravings, documents and ephemera.

E J Morten

6 Warburton Street, Didsbury, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M20 6WA, England

T 0161 445 7629   E morten.booksellers@lineone.net

Contact: John Morten

Specialisms: English literature, military, sports, travel.

Marcus Niner

Willow Cottage, Marks Corner, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 5UD

T 01983 209473   E mail@ninerbooks.co.uk

Contact: Marcus Niner

Specialisms: Travel and topography, academic literature.

Old Town Bookshop

8 Victoria Street, Edinburgh, EH1 2HG, Scotland

Contact: Ronald Wilson

Specialisms: Fine art, architecture, literature, children's illustrated, antiquarian literature, old prints of Scotland, Edinburgh & Scottish books.

Peakirk Books

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

Contact: Heather & Jeff Lawrence

Specialisms: Specialists in 20th century collectable children's and illustrated books, including the Ladybird series, Comic annuals, Observers books, Girls school stories, Blyton and most authors of juvenile literature. Our other areas of interest are detective crime fiction and the poetry of John Clare, with large stock & catalogue always available.

James M Pickard

Pendragon, 21 Grenfell Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE2 2PA, England

T 0116 270 7169   E JPRAREBOOK@aol.com   W www.JAMESMPICKARD.com

Contact: James M Pickard

Specialisms: Ian Fleming/Bondiana, Leslie Charteris/The Saint, Enid Blyton/The Famous Five, rare and first editions, the classics of detective fiction.

Sheila Rainford

White Pine Cottage, High Street, Henham, Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire, CM22 6AS, England

Contact: Sheila Rainford & Justin Rainford

Specialisms: Literature, modern first editions, children's illustrated, cookery.

Julian Roberts

Hill House, Braceby, Sleaford, Lincolnshire, NG34 0TA, England

T 01529 497271   E jrfinebooks@aol.com

Contact: Julian & Pollyanne Roberts

Specialisms: First Editions, Childrens & Illustrated, 17th -20th century Literature and selective Antiquarian.

Salsus Books

42 Elderfield Gardens, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, DY10 2BT, England

T 01562 742081   E salsusbooks@btinternet.com   W www.salsusbooks.com

Contact: Dr David T Salt

Specialisms: Academic theology, Eastern churches, Catholic Apostolic Church aka 'Irvingites', Byzantine, medieval studies, tribal art.

Christopher Saunders Books

Kingston House, High Street, Newnham on Severn, Gloucestershire, GL14 1BB, England

T 01594 516030   E chris@cricket-books.com   W www.cricket-books.com

Contact: Christopher Saunders

Specialisms: Cricket.

Setanta Books

112 Manor Grove, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 4QF

Contact: Keith Cullen

Mark Skipper Books

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

T 01684 300820   E grecianbooks@yahoo.co.uk

Contact: Mark Skipper

Specialisms: Modern first editions, vintage fiction, original artwork, detective fiction.

Ken Spelman Books Ltd

70 Micklegate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 6LF, England

T 01904 624414   E ask@kenspelman.com   W www.kenspelman.com

Contact: Tony Fothergill

Specialisms: Art, manuscripts, ephemera, landscape, literature, history, general antiquarian.

Neil Summersgill

Pigeon Hall, Abbott Brow, Mellor, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 7HT, England

T 01254 813559   E summersgillbooks@btinternet.com

Contact: Neil Summersgill

Specialisms: Antiquarian, fine bindings, travel, autograph letters, manuscripts and interesting books in most categories.

Michael Sweeney Books

34 The Cornfield, Langham, Holt, Norfolk, NR25 7DQ, England

T 01328 830068   E redstart@waitrose.com

Contact: Michael Sweeney

Specialisms: Natural history, literature (especially crime fiction and modern firsts); art; sport (especially cycling); history; topography and landscape.

T P Books

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

T 01943 830095   M 07719606211   E l.harrison539@btinternet.com

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.

Michael Taylor Rare Books

Hoblins, One Eyed Lane, Weybread, Diss, Norfolk, IP21 5TT, England

T /Fax: 01379 853889   E michael@hoblins.demon.co.uk

Contact: Michael Taylor

Specialisms: Private press, typography, illustrated books, bibliography.

John Underwood

Plum Tree Farm, Upgate Street, Carleton Rode, Norfolk, NR16 1NJ, England

T 01953 860746   E mrjunder@aol.com   W www.johnunderwoodbooks.com

Contact: John Underwood

Specialisms: Antiquarian books, manuscript items, newspapers, Medieval manuscript leaves, children's books and modern first editions.

Ventnor Rare Books

Caxton House, Old Station Road, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, PO38 1DX

Contact: Nigel & Teresa Traylen

Specialisms: Transport, topography, Isle of Wight.

Veronica Watts

c/o 10 Broad Walk, Cranleigh, Surrey, GU6 7LS, England

T No telephone

Contact: Veronica Watts

Specialisms: English literature, English art & architecture, Johnson, Boswell, Beckford, T E Lawrence, E Thomas.

R E & G B Way

Brettons, Burrough Green, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 9NA, England

T 01638 507217   E waybks@msn.com   W www.way-books.co.uk

Contact: Greg Way

Specialisms: Horses, hunting and field sports. Small general stock.

Peter Whetman

38 Burwood Avenue, Pinner, Middlesex, HA5 2RZ, England

T 020 8868 7968   E pwhetman1@waitrose.com

Contact: Peter Whetman

Specialisms: History and topography of London. One catalogue issued per annum.

Wildside Books

29 Kings Avenue, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN21 2PE, England

T 01323 416211   E wildsidebooks@hotmail.com

Contact: Alan Gibbard

Specialisms: Natural history, especially ornithology, travel, general antiquarian and secondhand.

Yesterday's Books

6 Cecil Avenue, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH8 9EH, England

T 01202 522442   E djl.weir@btinternet.com

Contact: David & Jessica Weir

Specialisms: Africa, literature, quality general stock.

Graham York

225 High Street, Honiton, Devon, EX14 1LB, England

T 01404 41727   E books@gyork.co.uk   W www.gyork.co.uk

Contact: Graham York

Specialisms: Large stock of books, maps and prints relating to art, travel, Africa, Spain, gypsies and George Borrow.

Zimnol Books

153 Richmond Road, Twickenham, Middlesex, TW1 3AT, England

T 020 8744 2064   E ritazimnol@yahoo.co.uk

Contact: Rita Atkinson

Specialisms: 20th century wood-engraved, illustrated and small press books, T S Eliot, and 20th century art books.


Guest Exhibitors

EXTRAORDINARY EDITIONS
126 Leighton Road, Kentish Town, London, NW5 2RG
E: mm@extraordinaryeditions.com W: www.extraordinaryeditions.com