NORFOLK SUMMER FAIR

13th June 2015

01328 829944 N/A peakirkbooks@btinternet.com
Heather and Jeff Lawrence, Peakirk Books £1.00 10.30am - 4.30pm
On-site National Trust car park with pay & display ticket machine
To Aylsham from Norwich, Holt and Sheringham
full
Cafe and restaurants available on-site within the Blickling Hall Estate

Venue: The Orangery Building, Blickling Hall, Aylsham NR11 6NF

This is the second year that the Norfolk Summer Fair will be held in the beautiful setting of the National Trust Blickling Hall Estate. This magnificent Stately Home is the birthplace of Anne Boleyn and is therefore steeped in historical interest. The fair will be held in the magnificent Orangery Building, set within the Estate Grounds which will hold twenty six Independent Book Dealers from around the UK with various specialisms, including children’s & illustrated, crime fiction, modern first editions, antiquarian, natural history and Norfolk history & topography, to name but a few.

There is also the well-stocked on-site National Trust Charity Book Shop and a wealth of activities for the whole family to enjoy during your visit. This includes a Café & Restaurant, Gift Shop, Museum, Garden & Plant Sales, Landscaped Gardens, Woodland Walks, Cycle Hire, Children’s Play Area and much more.

Exhibitors


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.

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.

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.

Black Cat Bookshop

PO Box 8662, Wigston, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE18 9BB

T 07850 795207, 07718 536357
  E blackcatuk@aol.com
  W www.blackcatbookshop.com

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.

Bookbarrow

93 Cam Causeway, Chesterton, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB4 1TL

T 01223 424429
  M 07963514391
  E bookbarrow@ntlworld.com
  W www.bookbarrow.com , www.bookbarrow.co.uk

Contact: Frank Edwards

Specialisms: British topography, especially East Anglia and the fens; history and archaeology; natural history; esoteric, occult, wicca, paranormal, spiritual, mysticism and religion.

Paul Bostock Rare Books

7 Wellington Court, East Circus Street, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG1 5AX

T 07891 682171
  E paulbostock63@gmail.com

Contact: Paul Bostock

Specialisms: Antiquarian, natural history, travel, colour plate books, fine bindings & sets, manuscripts, ephemera and the interesting and unusual.

Matthew Butler Books

Old Garage House, Acton Turville, Badminton, Gloucestershire, GL9 1HH

T 01454 218036
  E butler.books@btinternet.com

Contact: Dr. Matthew Butler, M.V.O.

Specialisms: Architectural history, architecture and construction; archaeology; art history; UK topography. Collections purchased and valuations undertaken.

Classic Crime Collectors

8 Lancaster Avenue, Middleton, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M24 2AR

Contact: Rob Wilson

Specialisms: Over 15,000 good quality books, mixture of fiction and non-fiction - Bondiana, crime fiction, children's including Enid Blyton and Arthur Ransome, Northern topography, particularly Wainwright, and transport books (also some modern firsts).

Forest Books

Carlton View, 17 Main Street, Normanton-on-Cliffe, Grantham, Lincolnshire, NG32 3BH

T 01400 251865
  M 07552 909496
  E bib@forestbooks.co.uk
  W www.forestbooks.co.uk

Contact: W R H Laywood

Specialisms: Rare and unusual antiquarian books on most subjects.

Tony Gilbert Antique Books

Habichtsweg 3, 26133 Oldenburg

T +49 441 485 4474
  E hillje-gilbert@t-online.de

Contact: Anthony Gilbert

Specialisms: Naval, maritime, military, aviation, plus some voyages, travel, all subjects in both English & German languages.

Hereward Books

17 High Street, Haddenham, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB6 3XA

Contact: Roger & Miranda Pratt

Specialisms: Shooting, fishing, big game hunting, fine bindings and general plate 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.

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.

M & P Books

Cairn House, 4 Berwick Road, Foxlow Park, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 9PE

T 01298 77786
  M 07526606908
  E mandpbooks@googlemail.com

Contact: Michelle & Peter Allen

Specialisms: Bookdealers trading in general stock including a good selection of military, history, children's, cookery, art, transport etc. Books are used or near new condition with some antiquarian items.

Missing Books

'Coppers', Main Road, Great Leighs, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 1NR

T 01245 361609
  E missingbooks@madasafish.com

Contact: Chris Missing

Specialisms: UK topography, especially Essex. A & C Black colour plate books, London interest, rural interest and architecture.

Peter Moore

7 Meadow Way, Harston, Cambridgeshire, CB22 7NQ

Contact: Peter Moore

Specialisms: Australia and Pacific and general stock.

Ouse Valley Books

16 Home Close, Sharnbrook, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK44 1PQ

Contact: Barrie Farnsworth

Specialisms: British topography, British art, British history.

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.

John Robertshaw

5 Fellowes Drive, Ramsey, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, PE26 1BE

T 01487 813330
  F 01487 711901
  E johnrobertshaw.books@outlook.com

Contact: John Robertshaw

Specialisms: Continental antiquarian books, especially French books.

Michael Sweeney Books

34 The Cornfield, Langham, Holt, Norfolk, NR25 7DQ

T 01328 830068
  E redstart@waitrose.com

Contact: Michael Sweeney

Specialisms: Natural history; crime fiction; literature and poetry; art; cycling.

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.

West Hull Rare Books

827 Holderness Road, Hull, East Yorkshire, HU8 9AZ

T 01482 377463
  E dbeswick@dbeswick.karoo.co.uk

Contact: David Beswick

Specialisms: Modern first editions and children's.