ILLUSTRATED, CHILDRENS & MODERN FIRST EDITIONS

19th March 2016

07967 583148 deborah@mchardybooks.com
Deborah Davis, McHardy Rare Books £2 11:00am - 5:00pm
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Kensington Olympia
Kensington Olympia
Full Access
Cafe's, bars and restaurants on site

Venue: Westminster Suite, Hilton London Olympia Hotel, 380 Kensington High Street, London W14 8NL, tel: 0207 603 3333

Specialist book fair offering for sale Illustrated, Childrens' and Modern First Editions including detective fiction

 

Exhibitors


Ashtonrarebooks

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

Contact: Dr Les Ashton

Specialisms: Specialising in High Quality Fine Editions. Particularly Modern First Editions (Fiction), Plays (mainly 20th century), Signed and Association copies, Uncommon Editions, Children's Literature (mainly 20th century) and illustrated books. We are members of both the PBFA and ABA and practise under their guidance.

John Atkinson Fine & Rare Books

Danby House, Canal Road, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 1QN

Contact: Dr John Atkinson

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

BAS BOOKS LTD

533 Liverpool Road, Islington, London, N7 8NS

T 07702893148
  E giles.bird@basbooks.net

Contact: Ali & Giles Bird OBE

Specialisms: We purchase and sell quality fiction and scarce books, mainly from the twentieth century. We endeavour to have an unusual stock, especially of signed and association copies, or uncommon editions.

Nicholas Bernstein

2 Vaughan Avenue, London, W6 0XS

T 0208 741 7140
  E ambersonx@outlook.com

Contact: Nicholas Bernstein

Specialisms: 18th and 19th century literature, sets, travel, cookery, fine bindings. Some philosophy, social history and economics.

Bookmark - Children's Books

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

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.

CHELTENHAM RARE BOOKS

12 Imperial Square, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL25 1QB

T 01242 361594
  E info@cheltenhamrarebooks.co.uk

Contact: Mark Skipper

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

Claude Cox Old & Rare Books

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

Contact: Anthony Cox

Specialisms: Private premises: visitors welcome by appointment. Large general and antiquarian stock. A selection of our stock can be seen at College Gateway Bookshop, Ipswich IP1 1TF, and at Crisp's, High Street, Saxmundham. We issue regular online and printed catalogues: General Antiquarian; Printing and the Art of the Book; Suffolk books & prints; Bookplates and Ex Libris.

Design for Today

88 Emmanuel Road, Balham, London, SW12 0HR

Contact: Joe Pearson

Specialisms: We specialise in 20th century lithographed children's books, including the Puffin Picture Book series and similar publications. We also specialise in mid-century design, and books illustrated by 20th century British artists. Alongside these we carry a good range of vintage Penguin books.

Deverell Books

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

T 0117 9616234
  E pdhbooks@hotmail.com

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.

Eclectica

48 Rosendale Road, West Dulwich, London, SE21 8DP

Contact: Michael J Coupe

Specialisms: Pictorial/decorated cloth bindings (especially children's), general antiquarian, and illustrated books.

Paul Foster Books

9 Anstice Close, Chiswick, London, W4 2RJ

Contact: Paul Foster

Specialisms: Bindings, art, 19th and 20th century first editions, children's and illustrated.

Peter Harrington

100 Fulham Road, Chelsea, London, SW3 6HS

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

Laan Ampsen 17, Lochem, 7241 NH

T 44 7748 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.

Holybourne Rare Books

7 Market Street, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 1HA

T 01420 82808

Contact: Stephen Dick

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

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.

Jonkers Rare Books

27 Hart Street, Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 2AR

T 01491 576427
  E info@jonkers.co.uk
  W www.jonkers.co.uk

Contact: Christiaan & Sam Jonkers

Specialisms: Illustrated books, Children’s fiction, Modern first editions, 19th & 20th century literature, Signed books, Original Artwork, Important works in all fields. General and speciality high quality stock. Gift books.

Keogh's Books

Old Clothiers Arms, Market Street, Nailsworth, Gloucestershire, GL6 0BX

T 01453 833922
  E info@keoghsbooks.com
  W www.keoghsbooks.com

Contact: Joseph Keogh

Specialisms: Literature, travel, natural history, art, gastronomy, photography, illustrated, rare and interesting.

Sarah Key Books

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

T 01223 312913
  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.

Love Rare Books

7 Hanley Gardens, Hanley Road, London, N4 3DY

T 07967 583148
  E info@loverarebooks.com
  W www.loverarebooks.com

Contact: Deborah Davis

Specialisms: Illustrated, Children’s, Design, Wartime Home Front, Literature, Modern First Editions Original artwork with an emphasis on the 20th century. Art and Photography.

Lucius Books Ltd

York Eco Business Centre, Amy Johnson Way, York, North Yorkshire, YO30 4AG

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

Contact: Georgina & James Hallgate

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

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.

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.

Rainford & Parris

17 Vernons Close, Henham, Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, CM22 6AE

T 01279 850599
  E books@btinternet.com

Contact: Philip & Helen Parris And Justin Rainford

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

Rare and Antique Books

Chichester Place, 18 Southernhay East, Exeter, Devon, EX1 1QD

Contact: Barbara & Robert Chalk

Specialisms: Online booksellers who specialize in fine & highly collectable 1st edition books, particularly children's & modern 1st editions. Buy and sell rare books. Rare 1st editions of: Ian Fleming, Alistair MacLean, Arthur Conan Doyle, H G Wells, A A Milne, C S Lewis, Lewis Carroll, Jean de Brunhoff, Arthur Rackham, Florence K Upton, Rudyard Kipling, J R R Tolkein, Beatrix Potter, R.L. Stevenson & Helen Bannerman. Happy to buy books of such authors.

Julian Roberts Fine Books

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

T 01529 497271
  E jrfinebooks@aol.com

Contact: Julian & Pollyanne Roberts

Specialisms: Modern First Editions, Children's & Illustrated, 17th -20th century Literature and selective Antiquarian. We specialise in Fine copies.

Surprise Books

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

T 01453 887403
  E surprisebooks@btopenworld.com

Contact: John Norman

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

Temple of Fancy - Books and Ephemera

4 Westwood, Cockwood, Exeter, Devon, EX6 8RW

T 01626 890515
  E ben.osborne1@btconnect.com

Contact: Ben & Nicola Osborne

Specialisms: Children's books, particularly antiquarian. General fiction, particularly women writers. Women's letters, diaries and travels.

TIMKC Books

5 Bon Villas, Newlyn, Penzance, Cornwall, TR18 5BZ

T 01736 365955
  E info@timkcbooks.com
  W www.timkcbooks.com

Contact: Tim Kendall-Carpenter

Specialisms: Monthly email catalogues. Specialises in poetry, contemporary fiction and signed copies.

Worlds End Bookshop

357 King's Road, London, SW3 5ES

T 020 7352 9376
  E info@worldsendbookshop.com

Contact: Giles Lyon

Specialisms: Varied general stock especially photography, art, architecture, fashion and design, poetry.