Event Information

The Topsham Book Fair is located in the pleasant historic seaport of Topsham and is now the only PBFA book fair in Devon. It is held three times a year - in April, August and November this year - and regularly attracts a good number of traders who fill the hall.  

A full range of second-hand, rare and antiquarian books, ephemera, maps and prints are on sale from the more modest to the highly collectable and expensive.

Lunches, snacks, tea, coffee and soft drinks are available.

Key Details

Time & Date 14th April 2024, 10:30 - 16:00

Venue Matthews Hall, Fore Street, Topsham, Exeter, Devon, EX3 0HF

Organisers Graham York Tel: 01404 41727 Email: books@gyork.co.uk

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Ticket Information

Admission £ 1.00

Travel Information

Parking

Next to Hall (paying), Holman Way next to railway (paying), off street parking free on Sundays.

Train

Nearest station Topsham, 5 mins walk from venue. Regular service from Exeter St David's & Exeter St Thomas.

Bus

On bus routes from Exeter and Exeter/Sidmouth.

Driving

M5, J30 - follow signs for Topsham from Exeter City Centre B3179.

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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.

Torquay . The Place and the People. With Centenary...

John Pike

Torquay Centenary Committee.

£25.00

Offered by Colin Baker Books for the Collector

The Seven Dials Mystery

Agatha Christie

W Collins Sons & Co Ltd

£48.00

Offered by Colin Baker Books for the Collector

A Series of Views of the Collieries in the Countie...

T H Hair

David & Charles reprints

£60.00

Offered by Topeka Books

JEP - Le Jouet de Paris 1902-1968

Clive Lamming

Adrien Maeght

£250.00

Offered by Topeka Books

The World of Tomorrow - The 1939 New York World's...

Larry Zim, Mel Lerner & Herbert Rolfes

Harper & Row

£45.00

Offered by Topeka Books

Swallows and Amazons

Arthur Ransome

Jonathan Cape

£1500.00

Offered by Topeka Books

A Road to Fairyland

Erica Fay

Putnam's

£500.00

Offered by Topeka Books

A Printer's Christmas Books

Brooke Crutchley

Cambridge

£45.00

Offered by Topeka 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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Chris Crook | Chris Crook Weston-super-Mare

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Helen Deighton | Helen Deighton Sturminster Newton

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Kingswood Books | Anne Rockall Sherborne

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Stour Bookshop | Tony Butler Sturminster Newton

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Resources

Please find some helpful links below. If you need anything else, do not hesitate to get in touch.

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