KENSINGTON CHRISTMAS FAIR
3rd December 2016
|Deborah Davis, Love Rare Books||£2||11:00am - 5:00pm|
Venue: Westminster Suite, Hilton London Olympia Hotel, 380 Kensington High Street, London W14 8NL, tel: 0207 603 3333
The PBFA would like to thank Abebooks for their generous support.
Highlights (67 items)
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.
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.
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.
28 Beaconsfield Road, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 2TS
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.
533 Liverpool Road, Islington, London, N7 8NS
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.
2 Vaughan Avenue, London, W6 0XS
M 07958 543611
Contact: Nicholas Bernstein
Specialisms: 18th and 19th century literature, sets, travel, cookery, fine bindings. Some philosophy, social history and economics.
PO Box 8662, Wigston, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE18 9BB
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.
10 Church Street, Sturminster Newton, Dorset, DT10 1DB
Contact: Karen Jakobsen
Specialisms: Art reference, particularly twentieth century art and design, and English literature.
7 Wellington Court, East Circus Street, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG1 5AX
Contact: Paul Bostock
Specialisms: Antiquarian, natural history, travel, colour plate books, fine bindings & sets, manuscripts, ephemera and the interesting and unusual.
Overy Mill, Dorchester on Thames, Oxfordshire, OX10 7JU
F 01865 340180
Contact: Pablo Butcher
Specialisms: Travel, arts & exploration of India, SE Asia, Tibet, Islamic world, Latin America, Haiti. Tribal art, African ethnography, original photograph albums.
White House Farm, Kelsale, Saxmundham, Suffolk, IP17 2PQ
Contact: Anthony Cox
Specialisms: Large general & antiquarian stock. Small selections from our stock can be seen at Crisp's, High Street, Saxmundham & Yoxford Antiques Centre. General Antiquarian; Printing and the Art of the Book; Suffolk Books, Maps & Prints; Bookplates and Ex Libris. Antiquarian, especially history, literature, private press, illustrated, fine printing, typography, bibliography, fine bindings, and East Anglian topography.
Thwaite House, Ampleforth, York, North Yorkshire, YO62 4DX
Contact: Nicholas Daly & Andrew Daly
Specialisms: Specialists in the Decorative and Fine Arts, including original design books, trade catalogues and auction catalogues.
86a Memorial Road, Hanham, Bristol, BS15 3LA
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.
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.
2 High Street, Upton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN5 4EH
Contact: Steve Rudge
Specialisms: Children's Books and Illustrated, particularly boys' adventure and story annuals from the 20th century, Boy's Own, Captain, Scout, Chums, Young England, Modern Boy. G A Henty collector and specialist dealer. R M Ballantyne, W H G Kingston, W E Johns, P F Westerman, etc. First Editions. Ian McEwan, Anthony Trollope, Scorpion Press, Leslie Charteris.
The Old Vicarage, Queen Camel, Yeovil, Somerset, BA22 7NG
Contact: Steven Ferdinando
Specialisms: English literature, especially Hardy, Powys & Barnes, Dorset books, travel & topography, illustrated, Irish books, children's.
1 The Arcade, High Street, Littlehampton, West Sussex, BN17 5AB
Contact: R D Sheppard
Specialisms: History, Humanities, Philosophy, Science & Technology, Transport and General Antiquarian.
The Folly, Cuckoo Lane, Frome, Somerset, BA11 2NB
Contact: Peter Foster & Thais Brand
Specialisms: General antiquarian, fine bindings, first editions, art, children's illustrated.
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.
West Barn, Wimborne Road, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 9HN
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.
3 Westbourne Avenue, Emsworth, Hampshire, PO10 7QT
Contact: Peter Hill
Specialisms: Travel, art, classical archaeology, literature.
27 Hart Street, Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 2AR
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.
M S & A M Kemp T/A, 19 Adelaide Gardens, Minster-on-Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HN
Contact: Michael S Kemp
Specialisms: Rare, interesting and unusual books, manuscripts and ephemera. Mervyn Peake. Occasional email lists of recent acquisitions issued.
The Bluecoat, School Lane, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 3BX
Contact: Alwyn & Bryan Kernaghan
Specialisms: Fine books including illustrated, art design, typography, private press, bibliography, natural history, local history and Ireland.
The Haunted Bookshop, 9 St Edwards Passage, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 3PJ
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.
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.
23 Pound Street, Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14 3JR
Contact: Ian Marr
Specialisms: Mostly British books, manuscripts, ephemera, 17th to 20th century, 19th century photography, bindings. Catalogues issued. Visitors by appointment only please.
38 Rusthall Avenue, London, W4 1BP
F 020 8932 2900
Contact: John Martin & C G Martin
Specialisms: Ephemera of every description, manuscripts, newspapers.
'Coppers', Main Road, Great Leighs, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 1NR
Contact: Chris Missing
Specialisms: UK topography, especially Essex. A & C Black colour plate books, London interest, rural interest and architecture.
47 Bedford Road, Sandy, Bedfordshire, SG19 1ES
Contact: Hedley Morgan
Specialisms: General books, with an academic bias, in the fields of literature, history and travel.
Weavers Green, Needwood, Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, DE13 9PQ
Contact: Mike Morris
Specialisms: Varied stock, specialising in maps, plans, charts, atlases, prints, engravings, documents and ephemera.
5 Close Lea, Rastrick, Brighouse, West Yorkshire, HD6 3AR
Contact: Robert Jones
Specialisms: Socialism, labour & economic history, economics, industrial relations, women's history.
Pendragon, 21 Grenfell Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE2 2PA
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.
4 Stanwick Road, West Kensingon, London, W14 8UH
Contact: Edmund Pollinger
Specialisms: Travel and Big Game Hunting in Africa and Asia and Related Exotic Colonial Cookery.
17 Vernons Close, Henham, Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, CM22 6AE
Contact: Philip & Helen Parris And Justin Rainford
Specialisms: Literature, modern first editions, children's illustrated, cookery.
Hill House, Braceby, Sleaford, Lincolnshire, NG34 0TA
Contact: Julian & Pollyanne Roberts
Specialisms: Modern First Editions, Childrens & Illustrated, 17th -20th century Literature and selective Antiquarian. We specialise in Fine copies.
42 Elderfield Gardens, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, DY10 2BT
Contact: Dr David T Salt
Specialisms: Academic theology, Eastern churches, Catholic Apostolic Church aka 'Irvingites', Byzantine, medieval studies, tribal art. Beekeeping.
331 Portobello Road, London, W10 5SA
Contact: Sophie Schneideman
Specialisms: Four catalogues a year. Book arts, private press and illustrated books, fine bindings, calligraphy, prints, photography, food and wine, Scotland.
Moss Green House, Bushley, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL20 6HZ
Contact: Mark Skipper
Specialisms: First editions, illustrated books, private press, original artwork, rare and unusual literature.
14 Padin Close, Chalford, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6 8FB
F 01453 887403
M 07731 993306
Contact: John Norman
Specialisms: Modern first editions particularly naval, historical and crime fiction.
4 Westwood, Cockwood, Exeter, Devon, EX6 8RW
Contact: Ben & Nicola Osborne
Specialisms: Children's books, particularly antiquarian. General fiction, particularly women writers. Women's letters, diaries and travels.
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.
30A Bonnington Square, London, SW8 1TQ
Contact: Charlie Unsworth
Specialisms: Early printing, Greek and Latin texts and translations, Classical Antiquity, Middle Ages and Renaissance, British history and topography, Literature. Visitors welcome by appointment.
38 Harmood Street, London, NW1 8DP
Contact: David Tobin
Specialisms: Literature, art, philosophy.
Stonechat Cottage, New Street, Painswick, Gloucestershire, GL6 6UN
Contact: Brian Walsh
Specialisms: Books of Irish interest.
38 Burwood Avenue, Pinner, Middlesex, HA5 2RZ
Contact: Peter Whetman
Specialisms: History and topography of London. One catalogue issued per annum.
17 Rossall Crescent, Ealing (Park Royal), London, NW10 7HE
Contact: Andrew & Lidia Szaflarski-Saidi
Specialisms: World Travel and Exploration including Central Asia and the Middle East. Military History specifically WWII. Poland. Modern First Editions mainly based on 1950s/60s/70s cinema. English Topography. White Eagle Books is a Member of the IOBA.
29 Kings Avenue, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN21 2PE
Contact: Alan Gibbard
Specialisms: Natural history, especially ornithology, travel, general antiquarian and secondhand.
The Wool House, Main Street, Beckley, Rye, East Sussex, TN31 6RJ
Contact: Tony Mulholland
Specialisms: Vintage autographic material of all kinds, particularly strong in the Performing Arts (especially classical music and theatre), Science and Literary.
357 King's Road, London, SW3 5ES
Contact: Giles Lyon
Specialisms: Varied general stock especially photography, art, architecture, fashion and design, poetry.