ILLUSTRATED, CHILDRENS & MODERN FIRST EDITIONS

24th February 2018

07967 583148 N/A info@loverarebooks.com
Deborah Davis, Love Rare Books £2 10.30am - 4:30pm
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Kensington Olympia, Earls Court or Kensington High Street
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Venue: Hilton London Olympia Hotel, 380 Kensington High Street, London, W14 8NL, tel: 0207 856 1924

Exhibitors


The Antiquarian Book Company

49 Hampstead Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 5NG

Contact: Jeremy Carson

Specialisms: I buy and sell attractive and unusual books, including ms material and quirky ephemera. My particular interest is Victorian publishers' bindings, maps and stylish dust jackets.

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.

BAS BOOKS LTD

533 Liverpool Road, Islington, London, N7 8NS

T 020 76070724
  M 07702893148
  E giles.bird@basbooks.net, ali.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.

Bookmark - Children's Books

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

T 01793 731693
  M 07788 841305
  E leonora-excell@btconnect.com

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.

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

T 0208 7614138
  E coupeplanning@btinternet.com

Contact: Michael J Coupe

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

Finecopy

44 High Street, Dilton Marsh, Westbury, Wiltshire, BA13 4DY

T 01373 228609
  M 07715110283
  E finecopy@icloud.com

Contact: David Brown

Specialisms: Modern first editions, English literature, private press, illustrated, Art, ephemera.

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.

Foster Books

183 Chiswick High Road, London, W4 2DR

T 020 8995 2768
  M 07876685653
  E stephen@fosterbooks.co.uk
  W www.fosterbooks.co.uk

Contact: Stephen Foster

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

Peter Harrington

100 Fulham Road, Chelsea, London, SW3 6HS

T 020 7591 0220
  F 020 7225 7054
  E mail@peterharrington.co.uk
  W www.peterharrington.co.uk

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.

Holybourne Rare Books

7 Market Street, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 1HA

Contact: Stephen Dick

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

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.

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.

Lavender Fields Books

4 Bearsfield, Bisley, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6 7DB

T 01452 770924
  E lavenderfields97@gmail.com

Contact: Roger & Susan Davis

Specialisms: Literature including First Editions; children’s and illustrated; travel; topography and country matters.

Love Rare Books

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

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

Contact: Georgina & James Hallgate

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

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.

Picture This

P O Box 4802, Ascot, Berkshire, SL5 5DU

Contact: Christopher Bailey & Pamela Fung

Specialisms: History and Travel to China and the Far East; Modern Firsts; vintage posters; antique maps; photography.

Anthony Smith Books

128 Clonmore Street, London, SW18 5HB

Contact: Anthony Smith

Specialisms: General stock but specialities include library sets, illustrated books, architecture, biography, history and literature. Small stock, £10 - £10,000. Catalogues issued occasionally. Pop-up shops held at John Murray's former offices at 50 Albemarle Street, London W1S 4BD.

Surprise Books

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

T 01453 887403
  F 01453 887403
  M 07731 993306
  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
  M 07989694642
  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.

Graham York Rare Books

225 High Street, Honiton, Devon, EX14 1LB

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

Contact: Graham York

Specialisms: Large stock of books relating to fine and applied art, architecture, travel, natural history, literature, history, topography, theatre, and possibly the largest collection of Spain and Gypsies in the UK.

Zimnol Books

153 Richmond Road, Twickenham, Middlesex, TW1 3AT

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.