HARROGATE PREMIER FAIR

The Wharfe Room, Pavilions of Harrogate, Great Yorkshire Showground
Harrogate HG2 8NZ

11th - 12th March 2016

07950 647377 www.harrogatebookfair.org rjhodgsonbooks@clara.co.uk
Richard J Hodgson £2 Friday 11am-5pm, Saturday 10am-4pm
Car Free, on site
Harrogate Nearest bus station: Harrogate, next to railway station
Regular services pass the entrance - A shuttle bus is available from Station Parade, in the centre of Harrogate to Pavilions of Harrogate - last journey will be 15 minutes after the fair closes on each day
A1(M), J46 (South), J47 (North)
Full facilities for the disabled
Light refreshments in cafe
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Venue: The Wharfe Room, Pavilions of Harrogate, Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate HG2 8NZ, tel: 01423 544544

Exhibitors


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.

Black Cat Bookshop

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

M 07850 795207, 07718 536357
  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

T 07749 118125
  E johnblanchfield@rocketmail.com

Contact: John Blanchfield

Specialisms: Industrial history, general academic.

Paul Bostock Rare Books

7 Wellington Court, East Circus Street, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG1 5AX

M 07891682171
  E paulbostock63@gmail.com

Contact: Paul Bostock

Specialisms: Antiquarian, natural history, travel, colour plate books, fine bindings & sets, manuscripts, ephemera and the interesting and unusual.

Box Clever @ Bheula Framing

12 Riverside Drive, Kelso, Roxburghshire, TD5 7RH

T 01573 229451
  E benbheula@aol.com

Contact: Jae Alston & Brian Dinham

Specialisms: We make custom-made boxes, pamphlet cases, slip cases, insert boxes, phase boxes in conservation grade fabrics and papers for books and ephemera, at competitive prices, for both the book trade and collectors. We specialise in catering mainly for the modern British market using finest grade buckram, hand-marbled and chyogami papers. Members of the Society of Bookbinders.

BRANSDOWN BOOKS

107 Cateran Way, Cramlington, Northumberland, NE23 6EZ

T 07956 608599
  E jennifer@bransdownbooks.co.uk

Contact: Jennifer Copping

Specialisms: Children's and children's illustrated. Small but varied general stock.

Broadhursts of Southport Ltd

5-7 Market Street, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 1HD

T 01704 532064, 01704 534110
  F 01704 542009
  E litereria@aol.com
  W www.ckbroadhurst.co.uk

Contact: Larry Hardman

Specialisms: Modern first editions, private press, art & architecture, natural history, aviation, topography & general antiquarian.

Bygone Books

27 Glenshiels Avenue, Hoddlesden, Darwen, Lancashire, BB3 3LS

T 01254 703077
  E gordonandjen27@hotmail.com

Contact: Gordon & Jen French

Specialisms: Children's, modern first editions, literature and selected non-fiction titles.

Chantrey Books

24 Cobnar Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S8 8QB

T 0114 274 8958
  E chantrey.24@btinternet.com

Contact: Clare Brightman

Specialisms: Gardening, rural life, cookery, wine, herbs, illustrated.

Chevin Books

Unit One, Bay Horse Court, Otley, West Yorkshire, LS21 1SB

T 01943 466599
  E chevinbooks@yahoo.co.uk

Contact: Simon Michael

Specialisms: History, Military, Arts, Sporting and Yorkshire books.

Ivan Clark (Natural History Books)

37 Parc Castell, Bodelwyddan, Rhyl, Denbighshire, LL18 5WD

T 07719 645296

Contact: Ivan Clark

Specialisms: Ornithology and various natural history subjects.

Classic Crime Collectors

8 Lancaster Avenue, Middleton, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M24 2AR

Contact: Rob Wilson

Specialisms: Over 15,000 good quality books, mixture of fiction and non-fiction - Bondiana, crime fiction, children's including Enid Blyton and Arthur Ransome, Northern topography, particularly Wainwright, and transport books (also some modern firsts).

Cobnar Books

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

T 01304 239729
  E info@cobnarbooks.co.uk
  W www.cobnarbooks.co.uk

Contact: Lawrence Ilott

Specialisms: Topography, antiquarian, provincial printing.

Courtney & Hoff

Hutton Hall Farm, Long Marston, York, North Yorkshire, YO26 7LZ

T 01904738885
  M 07762378540
  E vanhoffstone@gmail.com

Contact: Gerrit van Hoff

Specialisms: General antiquarian, fine bindings, art, architecture, medieval history and Yorkshire topography.

A G Cram

23 Kingsley Avenue, Adel, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS16 7NY

T 0113 2674207
  E g.cram@btinternet.com

Contact: Geoff Cram

Specialisms: Mountaineering & mountain travel, Lake District and Cumbria, antiquarian and history of science.

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.

Delph Books

'Moorfield', 437 Bury & Bolton Road, Radcliffe, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M26 4LJ

Contact: Frank Lamb

Specialisms: Northern topography and dialect, Lancashire and Yorkshire parish registers, Military history, Police histories and Rolls of Honour for 1st or 2nd World Wars. Suppliers of dust wrapper protective film, heavy duty Polycon film, paper repair tape, Edgar Backus bookcloth cleaner and polish, etc.

D B Derbyshire Bookseller

21 Western Road, Stacksteads, Bacup, Lancashire, OL13 0SJ

T 01706 879944
  M 07010723292
  E mail@dbderbz-books.com, dbderbz@hotmail.com
  W www.dbderbz-books.com

Contact: David B Derbyshire

Specialisms: Small general stock with an interest in Northern topography, transport, industrial history, art & illustrated, and children's books.

Neil Ewart

4 Netherton Gardens, Wideopen, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE13 6JU

Contact: Neil Ewart

Specialisms: English literature, children's books, and modern first editions.

Hilary Farquharson

Sturt, Tannadice, Forfar, Angus, DD8 3TU

T 01307 860293
  E deucharfarm@btconnect.com

Contact: Hilary Farquharson

Specialisms: Scottish, travel and fine bindings in many subjects.

Fine Books at Ilkley

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

T 01943 600168
  F 01943 603828
  M 07809041838
  E finebooksilkley@dialstart.net

Contact: Paul Williams

Specialisms: In depth stock Asian/African travel, largely nineteenth century with some Middle East, Polar and South America. Also general antiquarian, bindings and children's.

James Frank

14 Crookhill Terrace, Ryton, Tyne and Wear, NE40 3EE

T 0191 413 4039
  F 0191 413 2957
  E jamesfrankbooks@aol.com

Contact: James Frank

Specialisms: Modern first edition fiction, small general stock.

Fylde Books

c/o 28 Bentinck Avenue, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY4 1SB

T 01253 836569
  E richard.eaves@btinternet.com

Contact: Richard Eaves

Specialisms: Northern Topography, angling, field sports, transport, dogs, children's, and general stock at reasonable prices.

George Street Books

14-16 George Street, Glossop, Derbyshire, SK13 8AY

T 01457 853413
  E mervynlomas@hotmail.co.uk

Contact: Margaret, Mervyn & Christopher Lomas

Specialisms: Wide range of high quality second hand stock including Antiquarian, Vintage and Collectable. Particular interests - Art, Children's, Sport, Literature, Local Interest, Transport and History. Reading areas and Children's Corner.

Michael Green

4 London Road Terrace, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA1 2PF

M 07793539152
  E alaudabooks@hotmail.co.uk

Contact: Michael Green

Specialisms: A varied stock with strengths in Fine Art and Architecture.

Grove Rare Books

The Old Post Office, Bolton Abbey, Nr. Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 6EX

Contact: Adam Yates And Andrew Sharpe

Specialisms: Yorkshire topography, local maps and prints, history, military history, natural history, Folio Society, country life and sports, fine sets and antiquarian.

Halewood & Sons

68 Friargate, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 2ED

Contact: Michael & David Halewood

Specialisms: Foreign travel, especially Africana, Australasia, Polar, Atlases, Conan Doyle & Sherlock Holmes, and Fine Bindings & Illustrated Books.

Harris & Hall

31 Warren Drive, Swinton, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M27 0EA

T 07742 322480
  E harrisandhall@gmail.com

Contact: Barbara Harris & David Hall

Specialisms: Small general stock.

C L HAWLEY

26 Belgrave Street, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 1QB

T 01756 792380
  E clh@clhawley.co.uk
  W www.clhawley.co.uk

Contact: Catherine Hawley

Specialisms: Literary criticism, history, theology, philosophy, classics, Yorkshire, Lancashire and also some children's.

Richard J Hodgson

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

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).

Hoeplants Garden Books

Hoeplants Nursery Garden, Ripon Road, South Stainley, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG3 3NA

T 01423 770961
  F 01423 772704
  E stevetcraddock@aol.com

Contact: Steven Craddock

Specialisms: Gardening, horticulture, botany, botanical art, garden history, landscape architecture.

Holybourne Rare Books

7 Market Street, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 1HA

Contact: Stephen Dick

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

Hyraxia Books

Toft Cottage, 1 Beverley Road, Hutton Cranswick, East Yorkshire, YO25 9PQ

T 01377 270691
  E shop@hyraxia.com
  W www.hyraxia.com

Contact: Gail Patterson & Simon Patterson

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

The Idle Booksellers

5/7 Town Lane, Idle, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD10 8PR

Contact: Michael Compton & Ros Stinton

Specialisms: Yorkshire local history and topography, especially Bradford and West Riding, including Yorkshire Parish Registers.

Invicta Bookshop

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

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 & M Books Ltd

3 Southdale Road, Liverpool, Merseyside, L15 4HX

T 01517 331501
  E jandmbooks@btinternet.com
  W www.jandmbooks.co.uk

Contact: Jonathan D Frost & Stella Angwalas Huson

Specialisms: Modern first editions.

J and J Books

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

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

M 07873323679
  E tejacksonbooks@gmail.com

Contact: Thomas & Elizabeth Jackson

Specialisms: Art, Literature and France.

The Keel Row Bookshop Ltd

11 Fenwick Terrace, Preston Road, North Shields, Tyne & Wear, NE29 0LU

Contact: Anthony J Smithson

Specialisms: General antiquarian; history and topography of Northumberland and Newcastle, Thomas Bewick, natural history, modern first editions, literature, children's books, ephemera.

George Kelsall

The Bookshop, 22 Church Street, Littleborough, Lancashire, OL15 9AA

T 01706 370244, 01706379767
  E ben@bgk1967b.plus.com

Contact: George & Ben Kelsall

Specialisms: Topography, industrial history, transport, history, art and literature.

Sarah Key Books

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

T 01223 312913
  M 07720146679, 07720146680
  E philsalin@gmail.com
  W www.sarahkeybooks.co.uk

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.

Elaine Lonsdale

4 Scar Top, Golcar, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD7 4DT

M 07702 844455
  E lainelonsdale@yahoo.co.uk

Contact: Elaine M Lonsdale

Specialisms: Literature, social history and general stock.

James Macmaster Rare Books

Cornhill Farmhouse, Duchally Road, Auchterarder, Perthshire, PH3 1PW

T 07771 825509
  E jumrarebooks@gmail.com

Contact: James Macmaster

Specialisms: Field sports (especially big game); natural history (especially plant hunting); travel; and books about tribal rugs.

Judith Mansfield Books

Claremont South, 56 Burnley Road, Todmorden, Lancashire, OL14 5LH

T 01706 816487
  F 01706 816487
  E todmordenbooks@ndirect.co.uk

Contact: Judith Mansfield

Specialisms: Needlework, costume, textiles. Also general fiction, especially fantasy and detective.

Mayfly

38 Rusthall Avenue, London, W4 1BP

T 020 8994 2258
  F 020 8932 2900
  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

T 01400 272086
  E dpmaynard@btinternet.com

Contact: David Maynard

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

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.

Michael Moon's Bookshop

19 Lowther Street, Whitehaven, Cumbria, CA28 7AL

Contact: Michael Moon And Peter Moon

Specialisms: Lake counties, History, Cinema, Antiquarian.

H J Morgan

47 Bedford Road, Sandy, Bedfordshire, SG19 1ES

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.

G Mosdell T/A The Junction Bookshop

73 Conway Road, Llandudno Junction, Conwy, LL31 9LT

Contact: Glenda & Gerry Mosdell

Specialisms: Small stock of good quality out of print and general antiquarian books on most subjects, also Victorian maps.

Mr Mac

Stenhouse Cottage, Tynron, Thornhill, Dumfries & Galloway, DG3 4LD

T 01848 200469
  E info@mrmacbooks.co.uk
  W www.mrmacbooks.co.uk

Contact: Ranald McDonald

Specialisms: General stock and anything of Scottish interest.

Ken Mullins Books

16 Heath Close, Tarvin, Chester, Cheshire, CH3 8LT

T 07866 479010
  E kendonago@hotmail.com

Contact: Kenneth Mullins

Specialisms: Natural history (predominantly Ornithology); Observer Series: O.S. Maps; Folio Society; Military and general stock.

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.

James M Pickard

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

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.

Michael Quick

Yew Tree House, 270B Wells Road, Malvern Wells, Worcestershire, WR14 4HD

T 01684 565800
  E mqbooks@aol.com

Contact: Michael Quick

Specialisms: History, military history and military, naval history, aviation.

Rickaro Books

17 High Street, Horbury, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF4 5AB

Contact: Richard Knowles & Carole Knowles

Specialisms: Literature, T.E. Lawrence, military, children's, and West Yorkshire local history.

RMJ Books

Spitfire Way, Sherburn in Elmet, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS25 6NW

Contact: Richard Mark Jepson & Rachel Lofthouse

Specialisms: Rare and collectable antiquarian and out of print books on a wide range of subjects. Trading at book fairs, antique fairs and online through PBFA, Abe and LAPADA websites.

John Robertshaw

5 Fellowes Drive, Ramsey, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, PE26 1BE

T 01487 813330
  F 01487 711901
  E johnrobertshaw.books@outlook.com

Contact: John Robertshaw

Specialisms: Continental antiquarian books, especially French books.

Rochdale Book Company

59 Bagslate Moor Road, Rochdale, Lancashire, OL11 5YH

T 01706658300
  M 07968140393
  E worthybooks@aol.com
  W www.rochdalebookcompany.co.uk

Contact: J S & S M Worthy

Specialisms: Wide variety of rare and secondhand books, maps and prints. Also large stock of Lancashire material.

Christopher Saunders Books

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

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

Contact: Christopher Saunders

Specialisms: Cricket.

Anthony Singleton

6 Birkwood Terrace, Holywell Lane, Braithwell, Rotherham, South Yorkshire, S66 7AE

T 01709 813396
  F 01709 813396
  E ajsingletonbooks@btinternet.com

Contact: Anthony Singleton

Specialisms: Small general stock with emphasis on UK topography, history, countryside and theology.

Mark Skipper Books

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

T 07411 296033
  E grecianbooks@yahoo.co.uk

Contact: Mark Skipper

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

Ken Spelman Books Ltd

70 Micklegate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 6LF

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

T 01254 813559
  F 01254 813559
  E summersgillbooks@btinternet.com

Contact: Neil Summersgill

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

T P Books

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

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.

Tony & Gill Tiffin

144 Coniscliffe Road, Darlington, County Durham, DL3 7RW

T 01325 487274
  E tony.tiffin@btinternet.com

Contact: Gill & Tony Tiffin

Specialisms: Military (particularly First World War), cricket, general literature.

TREASURE & RELISH

Skell House, 8 High Skellgate, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 1BA

Contact: James And Rosie South

Specialisms: Rare & out of print books. Mainly 19th & 20th Century - Culture; Art & Design; Literature; Illustrated; General Stock. Also Pictures, Prints & Other Works of Art.

John Underwood Antiqurian Books

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

Contact: John Underwood

Specialisms: Manuscripts of all kinds and dates, antiquarian books and medieval illuminated leaves. Also woodcarvings and stained glass.

Anthony Vickers

23 Baffam Gardens, Selby, North Yorkshire, YO8 9AY

Contact: Anthony Vickers

Specialisms: Northern Topography and Yorkshire Local History. Transport including Road, Rail, Aviation, Shipping and Canals. Industrial History including Mining and Textiles. Military History. Mountaineering and Alfred Wainwright.

Jeremiah Vokes

61 Coniscliffe Road, Darlington, County Durham, DL3 7EH

T 01325 469449

Contact: Jeremiah Vokes

Specialisms: Sherlockiana, detective fiction.

West Hull Rare Books

827 Holderness Road, Hull, North Humberside, HU8 9AZ

T 01482 377463
  E dbeswick@dbeswick.karoo.co.uk

Contact: David Beswick

Specialisms: Modern first editions and children's.

Westfield Books

28 Easthorpe Drive, Nether Poppleton, York, YO26 6NR

T 01904 794711
  E westfieldbooks@virginmedia.com

Contact: A E Cunningham

Specialisms: General antiquarian and second-hand books.

Tony Yates Antiquarian Books

3 Melton Avenue, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE4 7SE

T 0116 266 1891
  E TonyYatesBooks@btopenworld.com

Contact: Anthony Yates

Specialisms: Antiquarian literature, language and history; Thomas Bewick; early children's books; early chess and games; Leicestershire; chapbooks and miniatures; fine bindings.

YORKSHIREMAPS.CO.UK

The Stables, Kilnwick Percy, Pocklington, York, YO42 1UF

T 01759 302727
  M 07793 811450
  E john@yorkshiremaps.co.uk, john.ackerley@which.net
  W www.yorkshiremaps.co.uk

Contact: John Ackerley

Specialisms: Wide range of rare and collectable items of high quality relating to Yorkshire. Maps and plans of any part of Yorkshire, any period, any subject.