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Venue: ILEC Conference Centre, Ibis London Earls Court Hotel, 47 Lillie Road, London SW6 1UD
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On Friday 2nd June there will be a FREE double decker bus available from ILEC Conference Centre to the Olympia Book Fair.
On Saturday 3rd June there will be another FREE single decker bus from ILEC Conference Centre to Olympia Book Fair.
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Antiques Trade Gazette is (ATG) is proud to be the media partner of the inaugural Rare Books London 2017 (24 May-11 June).
They will be producing a dedicated 2017 Books, Print & Maps Supplement supplement that is written by industry specialists and is targeted at serious buyers of
Antiquarian books, maps, political cartoons and topographical prints. The supplement will celebrate the rich history of book dealing and the great expertise that resides in the dealing and auctioneering community, seeking to connect the reader with leading members of the book trade.
With a minimum shelf life of two months, targeting over 49,000 book enthusiasts in print & digitally, this unique supplement will be published in May in advance of Rare Books London and will be available at this fair.
Highlights (50 items)
P O Box 397, Lymington, Hampshire, SO41 1BT
Contact: James Eaton
Specialisms: Two catalogues of antiquarian English and continental books, manuscripts and ephemera, especially Italian and French, issued per year, with an emphasis on literature, the arts, humanities, science and printing history.
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.
12a West Street, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 4JX
Contact: Thomas Lintern-Mole
Specialisms: Early printing; English and continental literature; history of ideas.
826 - 16th Avenue NW, Calgary, Alberta, T2M 0J9
Contact: Cameron Treleaven
Specialisms: Polar exploration, Western Canadiana, mountaineering, photography, pacific voyages and ephemera.
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, Suffolk, IP17 1JQ
Contact: Roger Ballantyne-Way
Specialisms: Art & design, architecture, fine illustrated, applied arts, typography, graphics and private press.
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.
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, SN4 9NR
M 07788 841305
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.
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.
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
F 01303 862660
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
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.
Old Garage House, Acton Turville, Badminton, Gloucestershire, GL9 1HH
Contact: Dr. Matthew Butler, M.V.O.
Specialisms: Architectural history, architecture and construction; archaeology; art history; UK topography. Collections purchased and valuations undertaken.
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.
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.
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 08876
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, OX29 7UX
F 01993 702209
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.
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.
Voewood, Cromer Road, Holt, Norfolk, NR25 6QS
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Contact: Simon Finch, Andrew Taylor
Specialisms: High quality art, architecture and photography books. Antiquarian books across a range of subjects.
41 Manley Road, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8QP
F 01943 603828
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.
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.
The Old Rectory, Donyatt, Ilminster, Somerset, TA19 0RU
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.
20-22 Chapel Place, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN1 1YQ
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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.
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.
Ignaz-Holzbauer, Str. 2, Frankenthal 67227, Germany
F 0049 6233 239 142
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.
47 Lansdown Road, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5 1BN
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
F +1 212 249 0333
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 (opp. British Museum), 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.
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 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.
1 Burgess Park Mansions, Fortune Green Road, London, NW6 1DP
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
F +49 30-210 188 03
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Contact: Susanne & Ralf Lorych
Specialisms: Early printing, children's, travel & guides, colour plate books, Olympic Games, German 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.
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.
20 Cherry Tree Road, Axminster, Devon, EX13 5GQ
Contact: Nigel Cozens
Specialisms: Art, illustrated, literature including poetry, topography especially West Country, natural history, geology, palaeontology, John Fowles, antiquarian, maps & prints.
38 Rusthall Avenue, London, W4 1BP
F 020 8932 2900
Contact: John Martin & C G Martin
Specialisms: Ephemera of every description, manuscripts, newspapers.
Poundsford, Vicarage Lane, Burwash, East Sussex, TN19 7JS
Contact: Christopher Mees
Specialisms: Women's history, suffragette movement, art history, design history, architectural history, and Arts & Crafts movement.
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.
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, Scotland, EH1 2HG
F 0131 229 1503
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.
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.
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.
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.
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, RH6 9PH
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.
32 St. George Street, London, W1S 2EA
Contact: Bernard J Shapero & P Y Guillemet
Specialisms: Travel, natural history, Russian, Judaica, English literature.
Moss Green House, Bushley, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL20 6HZ
Contact: Mark Skipper
Specialisms: First editions, illustrated books, private press, original artwork, rare and unusual literature.
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.
Pontdriesch 8 A, 52062 Aachen
Contact: Eberhard Talke
Specialisms: Classics, science, incunabula, travel.
Liniskyle, Claycastle, Haselbury Plucknett, Crewkerne, Somerset, TA18 7PE
Contact: Hugo Boylan
Specialisms: Old books, maps, manuscripts and prints.
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, 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.
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, East Yorkshire, HU8 9AZ
Contact: David Beswick
Specialisms: Modern first editions and children's.
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.
64 Ridgway, London, SW19 4RA
Contact: Howard Mather
Specialisms: Bibliographies, T J Wise, Rudyard Kipling. Whittington Press.
6 Cecil Avenue, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH8 9EH
Contact: David & Jessica Weir
Specialisms: Africa, general travel, literature, quality general stock. Private premises and book-room with good quality general stock. We specialise in Africa and hold a stock of 20,000 books on sub-Saharan Africa.