Event Information

The marvellous PBFA Christmas Book Fair, sponsored by T L Dallas insurance brokers, is a must for book lovers, collectors, and gift buyers alike! Thousands of second-hand books, rare manuscripts, vintage prints and posters, original artworks, and ephemera will be on offer from some of the best independent sellers across the country.

T L Dallas are the PBFA's approved specialist insurers for rare books and are one of the UK’s leading independent Insurance Broking and Risk Management groups.

At the fair find gems across a myriad of subjects and genres – secondhand, rare and unusual – priced to suit every pocket.

Everyone welcome. 

Cafes, bars and restaurants on site.

Key Details

Time & Date 2nd December 2023, 10:00 - 16:00

Venue Holiday Inn London - Bloomsbury, Coram Street, London, WC1N 1HT

Organisers Andrew Saidi, White Eagle Books Tel: 07730 892206 Email: andrewsaidi54@gmail.com

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Ticket Information

Admission £ 2.00

Travel Information

Parking

Herbrand Street car park or NCP London Brunswick Square car park

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Russell Square

Train

Euston or Kings Cross

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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.

Polaroids #101311

Mapplethorpe

Prestel

£45.00

Offered by Sarah Key Books

Gehry Draws #101309

Mark Rappolt; Robert Violette

Mit Press

£20.00

Offered by Sarah Key Books

Frank Gehry in Pop-up #101308

Jinny Johnson & Roland Lewis

Thunder Bay Press

£30.00

Offered by Sarah Key Books

Frida Kahlo & Diego Rivera #101307

Gary Souter

Parkstone International

£100.00

Offered by Sarah Key Books

Taratine #101305

Disuke Yokota

Session Press

£125.00

Offered by Sarah Key Books

Paul Strand: Master of Modern Photography #101304

Peter Barberie & Amanda N Bock, (editors)

Philidelphia Museum of Art

£50.00

Offered by Sarah Key Books

Edward Weston: The Form of the Nude #101303

Amy Conger

Phaidon

£70.00

Offered by Sarah Key Books

Jackson Pollock, Works, Writings, Interviews #1013...

Nancy Jachec

Ediciones Poligrafa

£75.00

Offered by Sarah Key Books

Outside Inside #101299

Bruce Davidson

Steidl

£95.00

Offered by Sarah Key Books

The Metamorphoses of Ovid [two volumes] Limited ed...

William Caxton

George Braziller

£180.00

Offered by Sarah Key Books

Birds of an Indian Garden

Fletcher, T. Bainbrigge

Thacker, Spink & Co, Calcutta, 1924

£65.00

Offered by White Eagle Books

Wheel Patter: Memoirs of Irish Motor Sport

Dudley Colley

Published by Talbot Press Dublin 1951

£85.00

Offered by White Eagle Books

Lady Sings the Blues

William Dufty - Billie Holiday

Barrie

£150.00

Offered by White Eagle Books

The History of The Irish Wolfdog

Hogan, Edmund

Sealy Seyers and Walker

£150.00

Offered by White Eagle Books

The Palestine News 1918

G. H Q First Echelon , British Army

The Egyptian Expeditionary Force of The British Army

£125.00

Offered by White Eagle Books

32 + Original Press Photographs of Prince Charles...

Press Association

Press Association

£350.00

Offered by White Eagle Books

Mani. Travels in the Southern Peloponnese

Patrick Leigh Fermor

John Murray

£85.00

Offered by White Eagle Books

The Snakes of India

Charpurey, K G Lieut-Colonel

The Popular Book Co

£85.00

Offered by White Eagle Books

Wise Children

Carter, Angela

Chatto & Windus

£65.00

Offered by White Eagle Books

Perfume. The Story of A Murderer

Suskind, Patrick

Hamish Hamilton

£65.00

Offered by White Eagle Books

Tick-Tock

Low A M Professor

John Gifford

£65.00

Offered by White Eagle Books

Shogun. A Novel of Japan

Clavell, James

Atheneum

Reserved

Offered by White Eagle Books

Arabian Sands ( Signed )

Thesiger, Wilfred

Longmans Green and Co

£350.00

Offered by White Eagle Books

MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS IN PICTURES. Die Musik in funf...

REEVES. WILLIAM. Publishes.

William Reeves. London.

£675.00

Offered by Paul Foster 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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Guest Exhibitors

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

Sadia Azmat

Contact:

Telephone: 07908 418688
Patroulla Patsy Stelios
This book is aimed at the new cook, and has 42 international recipes that are traditional for particular countries worldwide. The recipes are fun and easy to follow, with hints and tips for safe cooking in the kitchen.

Contact:

J & S Wilbraham

Contact: John Wilbraham

Telephone: 0208 959 3709
Address

1 Wise Lane
Mill Hill
London
NW7 2RL

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