|Marc & Marcia Harrison,||£2.00 (free when you register)||Friday 1:00pm - 7:00pm; Saturday: 10:00am-4:00pm|
Venue: ILEC Conference Centre, Ibis London Earls Court Hotel, 47 Lillie Road, London SW6 1UD
We are, as always excited to be a part of Rare Books London together with ABA. We are returning again to the ILEC Conference Centre in the IBIS Hotel Earls Court, just two minutes walk from West Brompton Underground/Overhead.
We will have over 100 book dealers from the UK, Europe, the US and Canada, offering books, maps, prints, photographs, manuscripts and printed ephemera with prices to suit hunters, large and small. Whether you are thinking of entry level books to start a collection or a rare and valuable item to complete it you are sure to find it here. We will again be offering our free book appraisal service, just come to reception. This year, for the first time, we are pleased to be taking part in some of the LIVE guided tours with the ABA.
As well as a wide selection of books our visitors will find a cafe, bar and restaurant in the hotel. A free shuttle service runs constantly whilst the fairs are open between PBFA ILEC and the ABA Fair at Olympia.
There will be a cloakroom to leave your bags/coats. However, any small bags will be checked before entry into the fair and no books will be allowed into the fair. We appreciate your cooperation.
If you wish to attend both fairs, then the entrance fee is £15 or you can download your free ticket above.
Highlights (185 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.
The Conifers, Valley Road, Corfe Castle, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 5HU
Contact: Thomas Lintern-Mole
Specialisms: Early printing; English and continental literature; history of ideas.
56 Charing Cross Road, London, WC2H 0QA
Contact: Nigel Burwood
Specialisms: Antiquarian books. Literature, art, modern firsts, poetry, travel.
30 East 20th Street, Suite 305, New York, NY 10003
Contact: Joshua Mann & Sunday Steinkirchner
Specialisms: Nineteenth and twentieth century English and American literature, modern first editions, signed books.
Kiln House, Low Street, Benhall, Saxmundham
Contact: Roger Ballantyne-Way
Specialisms: Art & design, architecture, fine illustrated, applied arts, typography, graphics and private press.
535 Madison Avenue, New York, NY10022, USA
Contact: David & Natalie Bauman
Specialisms: Literature, modern first editions, fine bindings, children's, history.
2 Vaughan Avenue, London, W6 0XS
Contact: Nicholas Bernstein
Specialisms: 18th and 19th century literature, sets, travel, cookery, fine bindings. Some philosophy, social history and economics.
4 Blyburgate, Beccles, Suffolk, NR34 9TA
Contact: Piers & Stephen Besley
Specialisms: Antiquarian, gardening, natural history, Norfolk and Suffolk, illustrated. Catalogues issued on specialities.
Papplewick School, Windsor Road, Ascot, Berkshire, SL5 7LH
Contact: Mr Jonathan Cooper
Specialisms: We are interested in diverse material, particularly that which we can put an interesting spin on. Two printed catalogues a year. We are the youngest professional antiquarian booksellers in the world.
Flat 14, 84 Westbourne Terrace, London, W2 6QE
Contact: J & S L Bonham
Specialisms: Australiana, Africana, Asia. Polar books.
90 Greenford Avenue, London, W7 3QS
Contact: Giles Levete
Specialisms: Modern first editions. Antiquarian books, military, children's, travel and general stock.
Fortnight, Wick Down, Broad Hinton, Swindon, Wiltshire
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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.
175 High Street, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 1YE
Contact: Jonathan Menezes & Ric Latham
Specialisms: General antiquarian, geology, illustrated, travel, maps, literature and children's books.
17 Greenbanks, Lyminge, Kent, CT18 8HG
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Contact: Scott Brinded
Specialisms: Bibliography - the history, study & art of the book; bookbinding; subject bibliographies etc; British topography; antiquarian.
Overy Mill, Dorchester on Thames, Oxfordshire, OX10 7JU
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Contact: Pablo Butcher
Specialisms: Travel, arts & exploration of India, SE Asia, Tibet, Islamic world, Latin America, Haiti. Tribal art, African ethnography, original photograph albums.
Old Garage House, Acton Turville, Badminton, Gloucestershire, GL9 1HH
Contact: Matthew Butler, M.V.O.
Specialisms: Architectural history, architecture and construction; archaeology; art history; UK topography. Collections purchased and valuations undertaken.
43 Holland Street, Bankside, London, SE1 9JR
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Contact: Marcus Campbell
Specialisms: Modern art reference, illustrated, artists books, etc., fine art, literature.
Suite 8, 41 Oxford Street, Royal Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, CV32 4RB
Contact: Linus Carr
Specialisms: Diaries, notebooks, journals; historical documents, film history, manuscripts and original photographic prints.
24 Cobnar Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S8 8QB
Contact: Clare Brightman
Specialisms: Gardening, rural life, cookery, wine, herbs, illustrated.
The Barn, The Old Farmhouse, Ampfield Hill, Ampfield, Hampshire, SO51 9BD
Contact: Barnaby & Zoe Chiari
Specialisms: General antiquarian with emphasis on social history, fine bindings, juvenile and illustrated books.
15 West Park, Mottingham, London, SE9 4RZ
Contact: Tom & Sue Biro
Specialisms: Books published before 1800, bibles, early music and psalmody. Early cookery, in print or manuscript. Also the classics, travel, topography and the arts and architecture, as well as miniature books.
College Gateway Bookshop, 3 Silent Street, Ipswich, Suffolk
Contact: Anthony Cox
Specialisms: Large general and antiquarian stock. Small selections from our stock can be seen at Crisp's, High Street, Saxmundham & Yoxford Antiques Centre. We issue regular online and printed catalogues: 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.
23 Kingsley Avenue, Adel, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS16 7NY
Contact: Geoff Cram
Specialisms: Mountaineering & mountain travel, Lake District and Cumbria, antiquarian and history of science.
PO Box 8413, Somerville, New Jersey, 8876
Contact: David & Denise Carlson
Specialisms: English & American literature, association & presentation copies, Lewis Carroll, Mark Twain, finely bound sets.
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.
16 St Edward's Passage, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 3PJ
Contact: (Ptnrs) D. Asplin B. Collings & N. Adams
Specialisms: Antiquarian on all subjects.
Manor House, Ducklington, Witney, Oxfordshire
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Contact: Paul & Marie Hutchinson
Specialisms: Bindings, travel, miniature books, children's, illustrated and literature.
41 Rylett Road, London, W12 9ST
Contact: Christopher & Romaine Dennistoun
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.
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.
The Old Vicarage, Queen Camel, Yeovil, Somerset
Contact: Steven Ferdinando
Specialisms: English literature, especially Hardy, Powys & Barnes, Dorset books, travel & topography, illustrated, Irish books, children's.
3-5 Fish Hill, Holt, Norfolk, NR25 6BD
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Contact: Simon Finch
Specialisms: High quality art, architecture and photography books. Antiquarian books across a range of subjects.
41 Manley Road, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8QP
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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.
44 High Street, Dilton Marsh, Westbury, Wiltshire, BA13 4DY
Contact: David Brown
Specialisms: Modern first editions, English literature, private press, illustrated, Art, ephemera.
The Folly, Cuckoo Lane, Frome, Somerset, BA11 2NB
Contact: Peter Foster & Thais Brand
Specialisms: General antiquarian, fine bindings, first editions, art, children's illustrated.
8 Thurloe Place, South Kensington, London, SW7 2RX
Contact: Dir: Robert Frew
Specialisms: General antiquarian books.
25 Seymour Road, Bath, BA1 6DY
Contact: William Goodsir & Rosie Young
Specialisms: Children's books, illustrated books, fairy tales, fine bindings, literature.
31 Market Street, Crewkerne, Somerset, TA18 7JU
Contact: J & A Hine
Specialisms: Architecture, Antiquarian cookery books, Engineering. General antiquarian. Fine Bindings, Ephemera.
The Old Post Office, Bolton Abbey nr. Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 6EX
Contact: Adam Yates & Andrew Sharpe
Specialisms: Yorkshire topography, local maps and prints, history, military history, natural history, Folio Society, country life and sports, fine sets and antiquarian.
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.
64A Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London, W8 4DB
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Contact: Adrian Harrington
Specialisms: Literature, first editions, children's books, library sets, occult and esoterica, Winston Churchill, Ian Fleming, Arthur Conan Doyle.
Truffles, Bunny Lane, Sherfield English, Romsey, Hampshire
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.
Ignaz-Holzbauer, Str. 2, Frankenthal 67227, Germany
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Contact: Christian Haslinger
Specialisms: Medieval manuscripts, incunabula, and 16th century continental books. Travel, maps and atlases. Decorative prints.
17 High Street, Haddenham, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB6 3XA
Contact: Roger & Miranda Pratt
Specialisms: Shooting, fishing, big game hunting, fine bindings and general plate books.
3 Westbourne Avenue, Emsworth, Hampshire, PO10 7QT
Contact: Peter Hill
Specialisms: Travel, art, classical archaeology, literature.
1 Clifton Villas, Springfield Road, Uplands, Stroud, Gloucestershire
Contact: Tony Yablon & Simon Weager
Specialisms: Pre-Raphaelites, William Morris, John Ruskin, Arts & Crafts Movement, Jane Austen, Brontes, children's books, illustrated books & fine bindings, opera & ballet.
7 Market Street, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 1HA
Contact: Stephen Dick
Specialisms: General antiquarian, rare, modern first editions, children's books.
790 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10065, USA
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Contact: Bibi & Selina Mohamed
Specialisms: Children's, illustrated, first and rare editions, leatherbound sets, fine bindings including Cosway and jewelled bindings.
46 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London, WC1B 3PA
Contact: Brian Lake & Janet Nassau
Specialisms: The Nineteenth Century Booksellers in an 18thC building: English Literature and Social History 1600-1920, especially Novels – three-deckers, yellowbacks, bloods & penny dreadfuls, Poetry, Plays, London, Language, Education, The Romantics, Chapbooks & Street Literature, Original Bindings. The leading specialists in Charles Dickens and all things Dickensian.
3 Ewart Road, London, SE23 1AY
Contact: Mr Jonathan Kearns
Specialisms: Heroes, heroines, villains, rebels, reformers and adventurers, imaginary or otherwise, remembered or forgotten. A small interesting stock of highlights in all fields. Books bought, collections built, annual catalogues issued. All queries answered.
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.
Old Clothiers Arms, Market Street, Nailsworth, Gloucestershire, GL6 0BX
Contact: Joseph Keogh
Specialisms: Literature, travel, natural history, art, gastronomy, photography, illustrated, rare and interesting.
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.
Horswell Coach House, South Milton, Kingsbridge, Devon, TQ7 3JU
Contact: Paul & Andrea Davies
Specialisms: Polar exploration, travel, modern First Editions, and West Country. Regular catalogue of Polar Exploration books issued.
Kings Cottage, Eggington, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, LU7 9PG
Contact: Robert Kirkman
Specialisms: English literature, Bibles, Sir Winston Churchill, John Bunyan, sets.
Spessartweg 3 - 5, D-84048 Mainburg
Contact: Hans Lindner
Specialisms: Children's and illustrated books, literature, Avant-Garde.
Contact: Patrick Dunn
Specialisms: 20th century UK first editions mainly in literature, with some philosophy, travel and 19th century literature.
Münchener Str. 1, 10777 Berlin
Contact: Susanne & Ralf Lorych
Specialisms: Early printing, children's, travel & guides, colour plate books, Olympic Games, German books.
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.
Cornhill Farmhouse, Duchally Road, Auchterarder, Perthshire, PH3 1PW
Contact: James Macmaster
Specialisms: Field sports (especially big game); natural history (especially plant hunting); travel; and books about tribal rugs.
38 Rusthall Avenue, London, W4 1BP
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Contact: John Martin & C G Martin
Specialisms: Ephemera of every description, manuscripts, newspapers.
7 Hanley Gardens, Hanley Road, London, N4 3DY
Contact: Deborah Davis
Specialisms: Children's, Illustrated, Black interest.
PO Box 51650, London, SE8 4XW
Contact: Stuart Leggatt
Specialisms: Books, maps, photographs, ephemera & autographs relating to travel & exploration, scientific voyages, the Polar regions, mountaineering & big game hunting; small stock of books on 19th/20th century astronomy & physics.
3 Ethelbert Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 3ND
Contact: David Miles
Specialisms: Children's books, illustrated books, education, Kent topography.
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.
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.
6 Warburton Street, Didsbury, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M20 6WA
Contact: John Morten
Specialisms: English literature, military, sports, travel.
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.
8 Victoria Street, Edinburgh, EH1 2HG
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Contact: Ronald Wilson
Specialisms: Fine art, architecture, literature, children's illustrated, antiquarian literature, old prints of Scotland, Edinburgh & Scottish books.
16a Chapel Street, Petersfield, Hampshire, GU32 3DS
Contact: John David & Ann Westwood
Specialisms: We have a very large stock of antiquarian, secondhand, and new books, and antique maps and prints. We have an onsite Book Bindery and picture framing department; we also undertake picture cleaning and restoration.
27d Bramham Gardens, London, SW5 0JE
Contact: Edmund Pollinger
Specialisms: Travel and Big Game Hunting in Africa and Asia and Related Exotic Colonial Cookery.
Unit 42, Space Business Centre, Tewkesbury Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51 9FL
Contact: Frank Stringer & Brecken McPhee
Specialisms: Academic, scholarly, out-of-print, especially philosophy and history. Catalogues issued twice a year.
White Pine Cottage, High Street, Henham, Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire
Contact: Sheila Rainford & Justin Rainford
Specialisms: Literature, modern first editions, children's illustrated, cookery.
Bloemendaalseweg 241, 2051 GC Overveen
Contact: Dik Ramkema
Specialisms: Children's books, picture books old and modern, pop-ups, ABC, illustrated 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.
Cedar Cottage, Haroldslea Drive, Horley, Surrey
Contact: Julian Morrish
Specialisms: Travel, natural history, children's illustrated.
59 Bagslate Moor Road, Rochdale, Lancashire, OL11 5YH
Contact: J S & S M Worthy
Specialisms: Wide variety of rare and secondhand books, maps and prints. Also large stock of Lancashire material.
13 Shirlock Road, London, NW3 2HR
Contact: Sevin Seydi & Maurice Whitby
Specialisms: Early printing, classical antiquity. English and European literature before 1860. Philosophy and language.
Moss Green House, Bushley, Gloucestershire, GL20 6HZ
Contact: Mark Skipper
Specialisms: First editions, illustrated books, private press, original artwork, rare and unusual literature.
2-5 Sackville Street, Piccadilly, London, W1S 3DP
Contact: Mr Jonathan Clarke
Specialisms: English literature, children's & illustrated, architecture, travel, prints (esp. John Gould), natural history.
70 Micklegate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 6LF
Contact: Tony Fothergill
Specialisms: Art, manuscripts, ephemera, landscape, literature, history, general antiquarian.
7 Finns Business Park, Mill Lane, Crondall, Farnham, Surrey, GU10 5RX
Contact: Magnus Bowles
Specialisms: Sports books and memorabilia, especially cricket, football, rugby union and golf. Also strong on boxing, tennis, and Olympics.
39 High Street East, Uppingham, Rutland, LE15 9PY
Contact: B J Valentine-Ketchum
Specialisms: Medium size stock of mostly antiquarian books in many subjects but especially architecture, topography, travel, theology, history, fine bindings, literature including library sets in leather and cloth. Good second-hand selection of architecture always in stock.
3 Rue Borgnis-Desbordes, 78000 Versailles
Contact: Martin Stone
Specialisms: English and continental literature 1750 - 1950, fine illustrated books, curiosa.
Pontdriesch 8 A, 52062 Aachen
Contact: Eberhard Talke
Specialisms: Classics, science, incunabula, travel.
25 Beechdale, Winchmore Hill, London, N21 3QE
Contact: Richard Thornton
Specialisms: We buy Modern First Editions, Rare Literature, Old Sporting Titles, Children's and Illustrated books.
Flat 4, 22 Florence Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 6DJ
Contact: Brian Turner & Tom Donovan
Specialisms: Military history.
Plum Tree Farm, Upgate Street, Carleton Rode, Norfolk, NR16 1NJ
Contact: John Underwood
Specialisms: Manuscripts of all kinds and dates, antiquarian books and medieval illuminated leaves. Also woodcarvings and stained glass.
4927 Edendale Court, West Vancouver, BC, V7W 3H7
Contact: Bernhard Lauser
Specialisms: Travel and voyages, books by Sir Richard F Burton, natural history, manuscripts, archives.
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.
c/o 10 Broad Walk, Cranleigh, Surrey, GU6 7LS
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Contact: Veronica Watts
Specialisms: English literature, English art & architecture, Johnson, Boswell, Beckford, T E Lawrence, E Thomas.
Brettons, Burrough Green, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 9NA
Contact: Greg Way
Specialisms: Horses, hunting and field sports. Small general stock.
827 Holderness Road, Hull, North Humberside, HU8 9AZ
Contact: David Beswick
Specialisms: Modern first editions and children's.
42 Harberton Road, London, N19 3JR
Contact: Peter Whetman
Specialisms: History and topography of London. One catalogue issued per annum.
974 Cemetery Road, West Windsor, Vermont, 05089
Contact: Peter Blackman
Specialisms: Illustration - colour plate books in particular (hand coloured and chromolithographic) of all subject areas - sporting, costume, botanical, zoological, humour and caricature, decorative arts etc). Early non-theological printing in Italian, German, French, English.
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
Contact: Tony Mulholland
Specialisms: Vintage autographic material of all kinds, particularly strong in the Performing Arts (especially classical music and theatre), Science and Literary.
53 Finlay Street, London, SW6 6HF
Contact: Giles Lyon
Specialisms: Varied general stock especially photography, art, architecture, fashion and design, poetry.
64 Ridgway, London, SW19 4RA
Contact: Howard Mather
Specialisms: Bibliographies, T J Wise, Rudyard Kipling. Whittington Press.
225 High Street, Honiton, Devon, EX14 1LB
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.