Event Information

Welcome to our fabulous Cambridge book fair extravaganza, at its new venue. 

Around 70 dealers, some long-standing, some new, will be offering a huge quantity of collectable and decorative printed material.

Cheffins of Cambridge are kindly sponsoring this book fair.

Please scroll to the bottom to download the floor plan and exhibitor list.

The photograph shows the stained glass window and murals in the church.

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Key Details

Time & Date 23rd February 2024, 12:00 - 18:00 24th February 2024, 10:00 - 16:30

Venue St. Barnabas Church, Mill Road, Cambridge, CB1 2BD

Organisers Sarah Key Books Tel: 01223 312913 Email: philsalin@gmail.com

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Ticket Information

Admission £ 2.00

Travel Information

Parking

There are 38 spaces in the Gwydir Street car park just opposite the church building (maximum stay 2 hours). Limited on-road parking is also available in the vicinity. Long Stay Parking is available at Queen Anne's Terrace, Gonville Place.

Train

About 5-10 mins walk from the station. Follow signs for Mill Road and Gwydir Street.

Bus

Stagecoach number 2 runs from Milton Park and Ride (stop number 1) via the city centre and stops directly outside the venue at Gwydir Street. There are regular buses from Trumpington Park and Ride to the Railway Station.

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Highlights

If you are thinking of attending this fair, why not have a look at some of the books recommended by some of the Members who will be there.

The Novels

Jane Austen; R. Chapman, ed.

London: Oxford University Press

£300.00

Offered by Undercover Books

Byron's Letters and Journals

Byron, George Gordon; leslie A. Marchand, ed.

London: John Murray

£450.00

Offered by Undercover Books

Force of Circumstance (and 16 others)

J H Prynne

Various Small Press

£800.00

Offered by Undercover Books

Il Newtonianismo Per Le Dame, Ovvero Dialoghi sopr...

ALGAROTTI, Francesco; [GORE, Sir Ouseley]; [WHITELOCKE, Miss]

Naples [but not]: A spese di Giambatista Pasquali, Libraro e Stampatore di Venezia.,

£250.00

Offered by Quair Books

The New Temple Shakespeare (40 Volumes)

SHAKESPEARE, William; GILL, Eric (illustrator); RIDLEY, M. R. (editor).

London: J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd

£175.00

Offered by Quair Books

The LAND OF THE BROADS with MAP

ERNEST R. SUFFLING

Benjamin Perry

£60.00

Offered by Black Cat Bookshop

The Journal of a Captured Missionary

William Gregory

£445.00

Offered by Pete Fry

Scenes in Africa

Rev. Isaac Taylor

Harris and Son

£181.00

Offered by Pete Fry

The Novels and Letters

Jane Austen

Claredon Press

£1775.00

Offered by Pete Fry

Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa

Mungo Park

£975.00

Offered by Pete Fry

Biographical Dictionary of the Celebrated Women of...

BETHAM, Matilda

London: Printed for B. Crosby and Co. Stationers’ Court, Ludgate-Hill; Tegg and Castleman, Warwick-Lane; and E. Lloyd, Harley-Street, Cavendish-Square

£475.00

Offered by Mobilis Books

Decretals

Gregory IX

£585.00

Offered by Mobilis Books

The House in the wood & other stories

Richmal Crompton

Signed by publisher/compiler - David Schutte

£30.00

Offered by Black Cat Bookshop

Cosmographia

1575

En Anvers. Por Juan Bellero al Aguila de Oro

£5850.00

Offered by Mobilis Books

Birket Foster’s Pictures of English Landscape

Tom TAYLOR & Birket FOSTER

London: Routledge, Warne, and Routledge.

£155.00

Offered by Mobilis Books

Single cutting from French Pontifical

Follower of Maître d'Étienne Poncher

£1200.00

Offered by Mobilis Books

A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court

Mark TWAIN

New York: Charles L. Webster

£850.00

Offered by Mobilis Books

The Elements of Anglo-Saxon Grammar.

Joseph BOSWORTH

London: Printed for Harding, Mavor, and Lepard (Lackington’s Finsbury Square)

£650.00

Offered by Mobilis Books

Stephania: A trialogue

FIELD, Michael [i.e. BRADLEY, Katherine and COOPER, Edith]; IMAGE, Selwyn

London: Elkin Mathews & John Lane

£275.00

Offered by Quair Books

Ramsey Abbey, its rise and fall

Wise, John & Noble, W. Mackreth

Edis & Cooper

£95.00

Offered by Missing Books

The Painted King [INSCRIBED]

DAVIES, Rhys; [TAYLOR, Louise & Redvers]; SCHWARTZ, Daniel (DJ illustrator)

New York: Doubleday & Company Inc.

£125.00

Offered by Quair Books

THE HOLY BIBLE

[Bible]

Cambridge, Printed by John Field, Printer to ye Universitie.

£750.00

Offered by Graham York Rare Books

Fanfreluche: A Miscellany, No.2

Waddington, C.H; Upward, Edward; Gurney, H.G; Austin Lee etc.

Cambridge: The Loft Press

£75.00

Offered by Undercover Books

Oliver Cromwell

Gardiner, Samuel Rawson

Goupil & Co

£100.00

Offered by Missing Books

Fair Exhibitors

If you would like to see which Members will be at this fair, you can browse through them all below. Just select the letter their name starts with and click their name to see their specific page.

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Ian Marr Rare Books | Ian Marr Edinburgh

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Yesterday's Books | David Weir Bournemouth

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Zetetic Books | Conor Pattenden Berkhamsted

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Guest Exhibitors

We are pleased to announce that we will have some special guests at this fair! Have a look at who they are.

Copperplate Antique Maps

Contact: Kevin Welch

Telephone: 01707 322940
Address

3 Westcott
Welwyn Garden City
Hertfordshire
AL7 2PP

Resources

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