LONDON CHRISTMAS BOOK FAIR

1st December 2018

Andrew: 07730 892206, John: 020 8994 2258 and Nick: 0208 741 7140 N/A andrewsaidi54@gmail.com, mayflyephemera@msn.com, ambersonx@outlook.com
Andrew Saidi, White Eagle Books, John Martin, Mayfly and Nick Bernstein £2 10.30am - 4:30pm
Visit www.justpark.com to find a car park nearby. Two car parks nearby, on Hornton Street, W8 and Copthorne Hotel, W8
High Street Kensington
Kensington Olympia, Earls Court or High Street Kensington
Full Access
Cafe's, bars and restaurants on site

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.

Ariadne Books

48 Hazeldene Close, Eynsham, Witney, Oxfordshire, OX29 4AD

T 01865 864383, 01865 865991
  M 07803 834268
  E neville.ariadne@gmail.com
  W www.ariadnebooks.co.uk

Contact: Neville Beal

Specialisms: Modern first editions and signed copies; private press books; nature and natural history; poetry; oddities and esoteric and occult. Typical inventory level between 2,000 and 3,000 books. Always happy to provide photographs and respond to specific questions in detail.

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.

Gerald Baker

28 Beaconsfield Road, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 2TS

T 0117 9744319
  E ggbaker@btinternet.com
  W www.bakersbooks.co.uk

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.

Ballantyne Way

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

T 01728 604711
  E rogerballantyneway@gmail.com

Contact: Roger Ballantyne-Way

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

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.

Besleys Books

4 Blyburgate, Beccles, Suffolk, NR34 9TA

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.

Bond Books

10 Church Street, Sturminster Newton, Dorset, DT10 1DB

T 01258 471249
  E info@bondbooks.co.uk
  W www.bondbooks.co.uk

Contact: Karen Jakobsen

Specialisms: Art reference, particularly twentieth century art and design, and English literature.

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.

Nicholas Daly Books

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

T 07966 935231
  E nickdalybooks@gmail.com

Contact: Nicholas Daly & Andrew Daly

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

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.

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.

Fireside Bookshop

1 The Arcade, High Street, Littlehampton, West Sussex, BN17 5AB

Contact: R D Sheppard

Specialisms: History, Humanities, Philosophy, Science & Technology, Transport and General Antiquarian.

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 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.

Goodsir & Young

Meadow View, 235 London Road, Batheaston, Bath, N E Somerset, BA1 7RL

T 07788 710968
  E william.goodsir@googlemail.com

Contact: William Goodsir & Rosie Young

Specialisms: Children's books, illustrated books, fairy tales, fine bindings, literature.

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.

Peter Hill

3 Westbourne Avenue, Emsworth, Hampshire, PO10 7QT

T 01243 379956
  M 07703533866
  E peterhill.books1@gmail.com

Contact: Peter Hill

Specialisms: Travel, art, classical archaeology, literature.

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.

Michael S Kemp Bookseller

M S & A M Kemp T/A, 19 Adelaide Gardens, Minster-on-Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HN

T 01795 663675
  M 07711856075
  E mike@kempbooksellers.co.uk
  W www.michaelkemp.co.uk

Contact: Michael S Kemp

Specialisms: Rare, interesting and unusual books, manuscripts and ephemera. Mervyn Peake. Occasional email lists of recent acquisitions issued.

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.

Steve Liddle

8 Morley Square, Bishopston, Bristol, BS7 9DW

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.

Lorych Books

Münchener Str. 1, 10777 Berlin

T +49 30-210 188 03
  F +49 30-210 188 03
  E Antiquariat.Lorych@t-online.de
  W www.ZVAB.com , www.antiquariat.de

Contact: Susanne & Ralf Lorych

Specialisms: Early printing, children's, travel & guides, colour plate books, Olympic Games, German books.

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.

Lymelight Books & Prints

20 Cherry Tree Road, Axminster, Devon, EX13 5GQ

T 01297 34568
  M 07812 920541
  E lymelightbooks1@outlook.com

Contact: Nigel Cozens

Specialisms: Art, illustrated, literature including poetry, topography especially West Country, natural history, geology, palaeontology, John Fowles, antiquarian, maps & prints.

M Richardson Rare Books

The Ramblers, Ashby cum Fenby, Grimsby, Lincolnshire, DN37 0QT

T 01472 823900
  M 07786 457388
  E mrbooks@btinternet.com

Contact: Mark Richardson

Specialisms: Modern first editions, Kent topography, history, and any fine and interesting books.

Mayfly

1c Ramillies Road, London, W4 1JW

T 020 38949065
  E mayflyephemera@msn.com

Contact: John Martin & C G Martin

Specialisms: Ephemera of every description, manuscripts, newspapers.

Chris Mees

Poundsford, Vicarage Lane, Burwash, East Sussex, TN19 7JS

T 01435 883950
  M 07967 648717
  E info@arts-search.com
  W www.chrismeesbooks.com

Contact: Christopher Mees

Specialisms: Women's history, suffragette movement, art history, design history, architectural history, and Arts & Crafts movement.

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.

Northern Herald Books

5 Close Lea, Rastrick, Brighouse, West Yorkshire, HD6 3AR

T 01484 721845
  E bobjones_nhb@talk21.com

Contact: Robert Jones

Specialisms: Socialism, labour & economic history, economics, industrial relations, women's history.

Old Town Bookshop

17 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH3 9NE

T 0131 2291503
  M 07525536409
  E ronwilsonoldbooks@me.com
  W www.oldtownbookshop-edinburgh.co.uk

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

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.

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.

Reigate Galleries

Cedar Cottage, Haroldslea Drive, Horley, Surrey, RH6 9PH

T 01293 773426
  E morrishjulian@yahoo.co.uk

Contact: Julian Morrish

Specialisms: Travel, natural history, children's illustrated.

Salsus Books

42 Elderfield Gardens, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, DY10 2BT

T 01562 742081
  M 07460 628069
  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. Beekeeping.

Sophie Schneideman Rare Books

331 Portobello Road, London, W10 5SA

T 020 8964 8441
  E sophie@ssrbooks.com
  W www.ssrbooks.com

Contact: Sophie Schneideman

Specialisms: Four catalogues a year. Book arts, private press and illustrated books, fine bindings, calligraphy, prints, photography, food and wine, Scotland.

Sevin Seydi Rare Books

13 Shirlock Road, London, NW3 2HR

T 020 7485 9801
  E rarebooks@seydi.co.uk

Contact: Sevin Seydi & Maurice Whitby

Specialisms: Early printing, classical antiquity. English and European literature before 1860. Philosophy and language.

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.

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.

Tittle Books

Liniskyle, Claycastle, Haselbury Plucknett, Crewkerne, Somerset, TA18 7PE

T 01460 74885
  M 07770 917033
  E htboylan@hushmail.com
  W www.tittlebooks.co.uk

Contact: Hugo Boylan

Specialisms: Wide ranging stock including but not limited to art & artists, ordinary lives, fine bindings, first editions, illustrated, Ireland, military, modern fiction, maps & atlases, natural history, poetry, topography, railways, travel & exploration.

Trafford Books

9 Bankside Road, East Didsbury, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M20 5QE

T 0161 8778818
  M 07799648355
  E traffordbooks@gmail.com
  W www.traffordbooks.co.uk

Contact: George Wewiora

Specialisms: History, Literature, Politics, Philosophy, the Arts, Transport.

Undercover Books

32 Lincoln Street, Norwich, Norfolk, NR2 3LA

T 01603 465523
  M 07745 924388
  E undercoverbooks@virginmedia.com

Contact: Nigel Parke

Specialisms: Twentieth Century American and European culture as represented in little reviews, literature in translation, 'pulp' imprints, counter-cultural ephemera, and first edition fiction including crime, horror and science fiction. Classic children's fiction also held.

John Underwood Antiquarian Books

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

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

Contact: John Underwood

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

Unsworth's Antiquarian Booksellers

30A Bonnington Square, London, SW8 1TQ

T 0800 0556650
  M 07802 875469
  E books@unsworths.com
  W www.unsworths.com

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.

VOEWOOD RARE BOOKS

Voewood, Cromer Road, Holt, Norfolk, NR25 6QS

T 01263 715539
  M 07768867289
  E simon@simonfinch.com, andrew@voewood.com
  W www.voewoodartandbooks.com , www.voewood.com

Contact: Simon Finch, Andrew Taylor

Specialisms: High quality art, architecture and photography books. Antiquarian books across a range of subjects.

Walden Books

38 Harmood Street, London, NW1 8DP

T 020 7267 8146
  F 020 7267 8147
  E walden_books@tiscali.co.uk
  W www.waldenbooks.co.uk

Contact: David Tobin

Specialisms: Literature, art, philosophy.

Peter Whetman

38 Burwood Avenue, Pinner, Middlesex, HA5 2RZ

T 020 8868 7968
  E pwhetman1@waitrose.com

Contact: Peter Whetman

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

White Eagle Books

17 Rossall Crescent, Ealing (Park Royal), London, NW10 7HE

T 020 89979894
  M 07730892206
  E andrewsaidi54@gmail.com

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.

Wool House Autographic

The Wool House, Main Street, Beckley, Rye, East Sussex, TN31 6RJ

T 01797 260240
  E mulhollandt@aol.com

Contact: Tony Mulholland

Specialisms: Vintage autographic material of all kinds, particularly strong in the Performing Arts (especially classical music and theatre), Science and Literary.

Worlds End Bookshop

357 King's Road, London, SW3 5ES

Contact: Giles Lyon

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

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.