Event Information

Please note the change of weekend for this year.

The Ilkley Book Fair is a long running and friendly event, and we look forward to seeing customers old and new. 

FREE admission to the fair. 

The King's Hall and Winter Garden venue is conveniently situated opposite the Ilkley train and bus station - an easy level walk from The Grove and central car park.  About fifty dealers will be attending, many from Yorkshire and Lancashire but also from as far afield as Scotland and the south coast, offering thousands of items covering a huge variety of second-hand and antiquarian, fiction, non-fiction and related ephemera for collectors and browsers alike, from pocket money prices and beyond. 

Key Details

Time & Date 2nd August 2024, 12:00 - 18:00 3rd August 2024, 10:00 - 16:00

Venue King's Hall & Winter Garden, Station Road, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 8HB

Organisers Louise Harrison, T P Books Tel: 01943 830095, or 01763 248921 (PBFA office) Email: l.harrison539@btinternet.com

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Travel Information

Parking

Town centre car parks

Train

Ilkley station, 2-3 mins walk

Bus

Town centre stops, then 2-3 mins walk

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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.

Ornithological Dictionary

George Montagu

J. White by T. Bensley

£475.00

Offered by Pete Fry

Official Railway Map of the Durham & Northumberlan...

Drawn and engraved by J. & W. Emslie

Railway Clearing House

£175.00

Offered by The Book House

Official Railway Map of Yorkshire District - North...

Drawn and engraved by J. & W. Emslie

Railway Clearing House

£150.00

Offered by The Book House

A Bronte Bibliography

G. Anthony Yablon and John R. Turner

Ian Hodgkins, London & Meckler Books, Connecticut

£10.00

Offered by The Book House

The Early History of the North Riding

Edwards, William:

A. Brown & Sons

£15.00

Offered by The Book House

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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Grove Rare Books | Adam Yates Nr Skipton

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G Mosdell, The Junction Bookshop | Glenda Mosdell Llandudno Junction

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M & P Books | Peter Allen Buxton

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Pete Fry | Peter Fry Grange-over-Sands

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Salsus Books | David T Salt Kidderminster

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Saltmarsh Books | Peter Saltmarsh Chesterfield

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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.

Roo Waterhouse Art
Celebrate your life in books with a bespoke 'Shelf Portrait'. Roo Waterhouse’s detailed oil paintings of treasured and iconic books build up a portrait to resonate with your stories and reflect your life and passions. Rather like Desert Island Discs... Which books would you choose?

Contact:

Telephone: 07905 889773
Address

Northlight Art Studios
Valley Road
Hebden Bridge
West Yorkshire
HX7 6DG

Friends of the PBFA

For £10 get free entry to our fairs, updates from the PBFA and more.

Please email info@pbfa.org for more information

Join PBFA

Membership of the PBFA is open to anyone who has been trading in antiquarian and second-hand books for a minimum of two years subject to certain criteria.

Email info@pbfa.org to find out more, or complete the enquiry form.

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