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    Tempo di Libri, Milan (Book fairs)

    08 Mar 2018 - 12 Mar 2018    -    ITALY , Milan
    Tempo di Libri, Milan
    Italian antiquarian booksellers will participate with a dedicated section in the 2018 edition of Tempo di Libri, one of Italy's leading book fairs.
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    2018 Stockholm Antiquarian Book Fair (Book fairs)

    17 Mar 2018 - 18 Mar 2018    -    SWEDEN , Stockholm
    2018 Stockholm Antiquarian Book Fair
    The Swedish Antiquarian Booksellers Association (SVAF) has now announced the dates for the 2018 Stockholm Antiquarian Book Fair. The fair will take place from the 17th to the 18th of March at Stockholm’s beautiful Royal Academy of Fine Arts. More details will follow.  Please note that the Scandinavian Booksellers' Associations (Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Finland) have just relaunched the online platform - find rare books, maps, prints and more online,...
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    Tokyo International Antiquarian Book Fair 2018 (Book fairs)

    23 Mar 2018 - 25 Mar 2018    -    JAPAN , Tokyo
    Tokyo International Antiquarian Book Fair 2018
    The Antiquarian Booksellers Association of Japan (ABAJ) is pleased to announce that the Tokyo International Antiquarian Book Fair 2018 will take place from March 23rd till 25th in the Tokyo Traffic Hall. The venue is close to Ginza, popular shopping area, and has good access, very close to train and subway station. We are looking forward to your participation and meeting many of you in Tokyo!
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    Rare Books Edinburgh 2018 (Book fairs)

    23 Mar 2018 - 25 Mar 2018    -    UNITED KINGDOM , Edinburgh
    Rare Books Edinburgh 2018
    Launched in March 2017, Rare Books Edinburgh is a new initiative to celebrate book history and rare and collectable books.  From the first printing in Scotland in 1508, through the world-changing books of the Scottish Enlightenment, to high spots of modern collectable books that owe their existence to Edinburgh coffee shops, along with the studies and collections at major institutions from the University of Edinburgh to the National Library of Scotland, the city of Edinburgh has one of the richest histories and greatest resources for books and book history in the Anglophone world.
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    Paris International Rare Book & Fine Art Fair (Book fairs)

    13 Apr 2018 - 15 Apr 2018    -    FRANCE , Paris
    Paris International Rare Book & Fine Art Fair
    One of the most prestigious fairs of its kind in the world, this annual event attracts both collectors and the curious. The Paris Fair offers its ever increasing number of visitors a panorama of the highlights of our written heritage, together with a vast selection of engravings and drawings, presented by leading professionals from around the world. Manuscripts, incunabula, exceptional bindings, early maps and photographs, autographs, old and contemporary prints and drawings, provide a fascinating pot-pourri of works for the collector and neophyte alike.
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    Florida Antiquarian Book Fair 2018 (Book fairs)

    20 Apr 2018 - 22 Apr 2018    -    UNITED STATES , St. Petersburg
    Florida Antiquarian Book Fair 2018
    The oldest and largest antiquarian book fair in the Southeastern United States, third largest in the nation.
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    31st Salone Internazionale del Libro Torino (Book fairs)

    11 May 2018 - 13 May 2018    -    ITALY , Torino
    31st Salone Internazionale del Libro Torino
    The Italian Salone Internazionale del Libro is an international book fair for the modern book world: a trade show for publishers, agents, modern booksellers and authors with a strong consumer element and wide programme of events. The Italian Antiquarian Booksellers' Association will also join this fair, as the Salone della Cultura and Tempo di Libri, both in Milan, to broaden their network and customer base with a dedicated ILAB / ALAI section.
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    XI Madrid International Book Fair (Book fairs)

    29 Nov 2018 - 01 Dec 2018    -    SPAIN , Madrid
    XI Madrid International Book Fair
    Since 1992, the Spanish antiquarian booksellers association, ALAI has organised international rare book fairs, alternating between Madrid and Barcelona. The 11th edition of the fair will take place in 2018 in Madrid's beautiful Crystal Gallery in the city's town hall. For more information, please visit the website of the association.