Ilab http://www.ilab.org 18 Jan 2017 03:06:18 www.ilab.org https://www.ilab.org/images/logo-ilab-eng.png Ilab http://www.ilab.org Forum Auctions - Fine Books and Works on Paper <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2670/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Forum Auctions - Fine Books and Works on Paper" align="left" /> Forum Auctions is the&nbsp;specialist auction house for Antiquarian Books and Manuscripts, 20th Century Literature, Modern &amp; Contemporary Art and Editions, Old Master Prints and Drawings, Photographs and other Works on Paper. </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2670-forum_auctions_-_fine_books_and_works_on_paper.html 2017/01/25 Forum Auctions - Fine Books and Works on Paper <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2672/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Forum Auctions - Fine Books and Works on Paper" align="left" /> Forum Auctions is a specialist auction house for Antiquarian Books and Manuscripts, 20th Century Literature, Modern &amp; Contemporary Art and Editions, Old Master Prints and Drawings, Photographs and other Works on Paper. <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2672-forum_auctions_-_fine_books_and_works_on_paper.html 2017/01/25 Swann Galleries - Alphonse Mucha & Masters of Art Nouveau: The Harry C. Meyerhoff Collection <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2696/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Swann Galleries - Alphonse Mucha & Masters of Art Nouveau: The Harry C. Meyerhoff Collection" align="left" /> The Harry C. Meyerhoff Collection of works by Alphonse Mucha and his circle is the largest private collection of the Art Nouveau master's work ever to come to auction.&nbsp;Meyerhoff, a champion racehorse owner, assembled the collection in the 1970s and &lsquo;80s with his wife in their home in Maryland. </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2696-swann_galleries_-_alphonse_mucha__masters_of_art_nouveau_the_harry_c__meyerhoff_collection.html 2017/01/26 31st Antiquaria Ludwigsburg <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/1661/100/100/image.jpg" alt="31st Antiquaria Ludwigsburg" align="left" /> <p>The 31st Antiquaria Ludwigsburg will start one day before the Stuttgart Antiquarian Book Fair and can be reached within 10 minutes from Stuttgart. Over 50 exhibitors offer beautiful and extraordinary books, prints, autographs and ephemera.&nbsp;</p> </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/1661-31st_antiquaria_ludwigsburg.html 2017/01/26 56th Stuttgart Antiquarian Book Fair (VDA) <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2052/100/100/image.jpg" alt="56th Stuttgart Antiquarian Book Fair (VDA)" align="left" /> <p>The first event of the bibliophile year: For years the Stuttgart Antiquarian Book Fair has been attracting dealers and collectors from all over the world to the elegant "Kunstverein" in the heart of Stuttgart. 72 exhibitors from Germany, Great Britain, the United States, Switzerland, Austria, France and the Netherlands show rare and valuable medieval manuscripts, books, autographs, and modern prints.<br />For more information, please follow this <a href="https://www.ilab.org/eng/news_main_page/Stuttgart_2017.html" target="_blank">link</a>. &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.antiquare.de" title="56th Stuttgart Antiquarian Book Fair (VDA)" target="_blank">http://www.antiquare.de</a></p> </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2052-56th_stuttgart_antiquarian_book_fair_vda.html 2017/01/27 Oscar Wilde, Rachilde, and the Mercure de France - lecture by Petra Dierkes-Thrun, Stanford University <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2711/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Oscar Wilde, Rachilde, and the Mercure de France - lecture by Petra Dierkes-Thrun, Stanford University" align="left" /> This talk discusses the little-known literary and personal relations between Oscar Wilde and notorious French decadent writer, publisher, and salon hostess Rachilde (Marguerite Eymery-Vallette, 1860&ndash;1956), who played a crucial role in channeling Wilde&rsquo;s intellectual impact for the 20th century. </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2711-oscar_wilde_rachilde_and_the_mercure_de_france_-_lecture_by_petra_dierkes-thrun_stanford_university.html 2017/02/01 Australasian Rare Book School - Scott Schofield: Inherited Innovation - Reflecting on the History of the Book in a Digital Age <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2593/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Australasian Rare Book School - Scott Schofield: Inherited Innovation - Reflecting on the History of the Book in a Digital Age" align="left" /> This course examines the continuities and discontinuities of past and present media. Questions to be considered include: What might the study of mise-en-page teach us about our current experiments in interface design? How do past practices in reading and searching compare with how we navigate today&rsquo;s paper and digital environments? What is the history of social annotation and how does it inform current initiatives in crowd sourcing and social media? How does our conception of encoding change when situated within the long history of print production?<br /><br />Rather than separating paper from digital, this course will consider both together, often working with one media in the morning and the other in the afternoon.<br /><br />All classes offer a list of advance readings that students are expected to complete prior to beginning the class. Tuition for the week is NZ$ 1000 (c. AUS$ 940; US$ 685; &pound; 470; &euro; 600). Applications close 1 November 2016. </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2593-australasian_rare_book_school_-_scott_schofield_inherited_innovation_-_reflecting_on_the_history_of_the_book_in_a_digital_age.html 2017/01/30 Pasadena Antiquarian Book, Print, Photo and Paper Fair <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2709/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Pasadena Antiquarian Book, Print, Photo and Paper Fair" align="left" /> <p>Many quality exhibitors will participate in&nbsp;The Pasadena Antiquarian Book, Print, Photo and Paper Fair.</p> <p>Exhibitors will display and offer for sale a wide variety of antiquarian rare and modern first edition books, prints, posters, vintage photographs, autographs, fine graphics, maps, manuscripts and many unique pieces of ephemera. The seasoned enthusiast, beginning collector or someone just browsing should not miss this extraordinary opportunity to experience so many fine collections all in one location.</p> </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2709-pasadena_antiquarian_book_print_photo_and_paper_fair.html 2017/02/04 24th Annual Miami International Map Fair <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2245/100/100/image.jpg" alt="24th Annual Miami International Map Fair" align="left" /> The Miami International Map Fair, organized by HistoryMiami Museum, is America&rsquo;s premier map fair. Immerse yourself in a world of antique maps, rare books, panoramas, globes and atlases. Purchase antiquities or modern treasures from the finest dealers from around the world. Whether merely curious or an expert collector, there is a piece for every budget. The fair features presentations by renowned experts. Bring one map from your collection fora free expert opinion.<br /><br /> <p>Register for the Full Access Weekend to mix and mingle with the world&rsquo;s finest dealers and other collectors at the VIP Private Preview reception on Friday and the Collector&rsquo;s Circle cocktail reception on Saturday. An optional dinner with cocktail hour after the Friday VIP reception is also offered.</p> </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2245-24th__annual_miami_international_map_fair.html 2017/02/03 Mapping the Future – a day of talks and debate <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2721/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Mapping the Future – a day of talks and debate" align="left" /> <p>As the Library&rsquo;s Maps and the 20th Century: Drawing the Line exhibition shows, mapping has come a long way in the last 100 years</p> <p>But what lies ahead for a diverse discipline that has already witnessed unprecedented technological developments, and diversification into a multitude of fields including gaming and augmented reality? Explore the future of mapping through a day of talks and debate at the British Library.</p> </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2721-mapping_the_future__a_day_of_talks_and_debate.html 2017/02/11 50th California International Antiquarian Book Fair (ABAA) <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2503/100/100/image.jpg" alt="50th California International Antiquarian Book Fair (ABAA)" align="left" /> <p><em>"Even if you are not a collector, if you have ever read a book, it's a place to go to find out what you haven't read, or just what you haven't seen or didn't know exists."<br /><br />Tony Bill, Actor, Director, Producer, Book Collector</em></p> <p><em><span class="texte_rouge">***</span><br /></em></p> <p>The California three-day event is the largest antiquarian book fair in the world and will offer something exciting for every book lover and collector. Among the exhibited materials of over 200 American and international dealers, visitors can purchase rare items from medieval manuscripts to collectible editions of authors into the 21st century. There will be unusual books on travel and exploration (including maps), literature, the arts, science and medicine, children's books, law and commerce, ephemera, Americana, and history in all eras and geographical areas. First, signed, and limited editions of many important authors will be present, plus collections of original photographs, prints by renowned artists from the 16th to the 21st century, and remarkable examples of book making, binding, and typography from throughout the world.</p> </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2503-50th_california_international_antiquarian_book_fair_abaa.html 2017/02/10 Folger Washington: Then Come Back - A Celebration of Pablo Neruda <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2654/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Folger Washington: Then Come Back - A Celebration of Pablo Neruda" align="left" /> <strong>Forrest Gander and Javier Zamora<br /></strong><br /> <p>Chilean poet&nbsp;Pablo Neruda&nbsp;was hailed by novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez as &ldquo;the greatest poet of the 20th&nbsp;century in any language.&rdquo; This evening celebrates Neruda and the recent publication of his lost poems&mdash;poems he had composed on napkins, playbills, and notebooks&mdash;in&nbsp;Then Come Back. This new volume includes the poems in their original Spanish with English translations by Forrest Gander.&nbsp;</p> <p>Reading Neruda&rsquo;s poems and poems of their own inspired by him are: award-winning poet, editor, and translator&nbsp;Forrest Gander&rsquo;s most recent poetry collection is&nbsp;Core Samples from the World.&nbsp;Javier Zamora&nbsp;was born in El Salvador and migrated to the US; his first collection of poetry is forthcoming from Copper Canyon Press.&nbsp;</p> <p>The post&ndash;reading conversation will be moderated by poet and translator&nbsp;Carlos Parada Ayala.&nbsp;</p> </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2654-folger_washington_then_come_back_-_a_celebration_of_pablo_neruda.html 2017/02/14 Kiefer Book & Art Auctions - Auction 99 <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2720/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Kiefer Book & Art Auctions - Auction 99" align="left" /> In 1979, Peter Kiefer founded, inspired by his passions for collecting antiquarian books, the Antiquarian Bookshop Peter Kiefer.&nbsp;After the turnover and the number of regular customers had risen continuously over the years, the first auction catalog was published in 1985.<br /><br />​The upcoming auction contains&nbsp;7.272 lots of books, maps, prints, art and antiques&nbsp;and will&nbsp;take place&nbsp;on&nbsp;17th&nbsp;and&nbsp;18th February 2017. </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2720-kiefer_book__art_auctions_-_auction_99.html 2017/02/17 Greenwich Village Antiquarian Book Fair <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2629/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Greenwich Village Antiquarian Book Fair" align="left" /> Greenwich Village Antiquarian Book Fair <p><a href="http://www.bookandpaperfairs.com/fairs/2017/2/18/greenwich-village-antiquarian-book-fair" title="Greenwich Village Antiquarian Book Fair" target="_blank">http://www.bookandpaperfairs.com/fairs/2017/2/18/greenwich-village-antiquarian-book-fair</a></p> </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2629-greenwich_village_antiquarian_book_fair.html 2017/02/18 Kainbacher Bibliophiler Salon: Photographien und Reisen in Afrika und der Südsee <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2710/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Kainbacher Bibliophiler Salon: Photographien und Reisen in Afrika und der Südsee" align="left" /> Der n&auml;chste Bibliophile Salon findet am Samstag den 25.Februar 2017 im Antiquariat Kainbacher in Baden bei Wien statt.&nbsp;<br /> Thema diesmal: &nbsp;Photographien und Reisen in Afrika und der S&uuml;dsee <p>Referenten: Dr. Monika Faber (Photographien von Hugo Bernatzik aus dem Sudan und der S&uuml;dsee) und Dr. Franz Kotrba (Chanler-H&ouml;hnel-Expedition in Ostafrika)</p> <p>Um Anmeldung wird gebeten.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2710-kainbacher_bibliophiler_salon__photographien_und_reisen_in_afrika_und_der_sudsee.html 2017/02/25 2. Braunschweiger Antiquariatsmarkt <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2714/100/100/image.jpg" alt="2. Braunschweiger Antiquariatsmarkt" align="left" /> The Braunschweig Landesmuseum will open its doors on the 25 February 2017 for the 2nd Braunschweig Antiquarian Book Fair with 11 exhibitors. This boutique fair is organised by Reinhard Denecke (Antiquariat Rabenschwarz), Michael Kr&ouml;ger (Antiquariat Buch &amp; Kunst) and Ursula Saile-Haedicke (Versandantiquariat Tills B&uuml;cherwege). </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2714-2__braunschweiger_antiquariatsmarkt.html 2017/02/25 Stockholm Antiquarian Book Fair 2017 <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2682/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Stockholm Antiquarian Book Fair 2017" align="left" /> <h3><strong>Meet book dealers from the whole of Scandinavia!</strong></h3> <strong><br />The Swedish Antiquarian Booksellers Association (SVAF)</strong> has the pleasure of inviting you to the Stockholm Antiquarian Book Fair 2017 running from 4 - 5 March. &nbsp;<br />It will be held at the Royal Academy of Art&nbsp;&nbsp;in Stockholm. </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2682-stockholm_antiquarian_book_fair_2017.html 2017/03/04 XVe SELAC Salon Européen du livre ancien et de la gravure <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2687/100/100/image.jpg" alt="XVe SELAC Salon Européen du livre ancien et de la gravure" align="left" /> <p>La plus grande manifestation du Grand Est autour du livre ancien et des vieux papiers, qui r&eacute;unit 41 libraires d'ancien et un relieur, venus d&rsquo;Allemagne, de France, des Pays-Bas, d&rsquo;Italie, dont la fid&eacute;lit&eacute; est la marque de qualit&eacute; du SELAC.</p> </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2687-xve_selac_salon_europeen_du_livre_ancien_et_de_la_gravure.html 2017/03/04 MABP 2017 Maastricht International Book and Print Fair <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2677/100/100/image.jpg" alt="MABP 2017 Maastricht International Book and Print Fair" align="left" /> <strong>MABP 2017</strong> is a major international antiquarian fair, coinciding with the first weekend of the TEFAF Art Fair in Maastricht, held in the Gothic St. John's Church.&nbsp;<br /><br />Thirty world-renowned antiquarian firms present the most valuable and interesting items from their collections. The Fair is not only intended for the seasoned collector of illuminated manuscripts, early printed books and rare prints, it&rsquo;s also worth a visit for the modest collector.&nbsp;Each exhibitor brings his own speciality, from medieval manuscripts to bibliophile, books on photography, avant-garde architecture to modern art. That is the reason why fairs like this will rejoice more in a growing interest.&nbsp;Where the collector&nbsp;can find such diversity in a relatively small area in a short time.&nbsp; </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2677-mabp_2017_maastricht_international_book_and_print_fair.html 2017/03/10 New York Antiquarian Book Fair (ABAA) <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/1864/100/100/image.jpg" alt="New York Antiquarian Book Fair (ABAA)" align="left" /> <p><em>&ldquo;It is exciting in a way you probably don't expect when you just hear the word "Book Fair." Well, to me it is just as exciting as sitting in the dark of the theatre and watch a horror film!&nbsp; This experience is not horror. But it's just as exciting!&rdquo; - Yoko Ono</em></p> <p><em>"THE BEST BOOK FAIR IN THE WORLD" - Andy Rooney</em></p> <p>Book lovers will once again find a fascinating treasure trove at the Park Avenue Armory.&nbsp; Over 200 American and international dealers will exhibit at The New York Antiquarian Book Fair,&nbsp; bringing a vast selection of rare books, maps, manuscripts, illuminated manuscripts and ephemera.</p> </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/1864-new_york_antiquarian_book_fair_abaa.html 2017/03/09 A New Generation of Book Collectors: The Oxford and Cambridge Societies of Bibliophiles (ABA Book Collecting Series) <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2658/100/100/image.jpg" alt="A New Generation of Book Collectors: The Oxford and Cambridge Societies of Bibliophiles (ABA Book Collecting Series)" align="left" /> A New Generation of Book Collectors: The Oxford and Cambridge Societies of Bibliophiles<br /><br />The March 2017 seminar in the book-collecting series organised jointly by the Institute of English Studies (London University) and the ABA Educational Trust will be given by Harriet Rix (Cambridge) and Geri Della Rocca de Candal (Oxford)....<br /> </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2658-a_new_generation_of_book_collectors_the_oxford_and_cambridge_societies_of_bibliophiles_aba_book_collecting_series.html 2017/03/14 Stargardt Berlin - Autograph Auction <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2725/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Stargardt Berlin - Autograph Auction" align="left" /> <strong>Stargardt autograph and manuscript traders and auctioneers<br /> </strong> <p>The antiquarian department is devoted entirely to the fascinating field of autographs: to letters and manuscripts written by important persons in all fields of cultural history.&nbsp;<br />Since the 1950s, Stargardt has been holding two-day autograph auctions on a regular basis. The auctions count among the highlights in international trade and are visited by many private collectors, librarians, archivists and traders from all over the world.&nbsp;&nbsp;<br />The catalogue for the upcoming autograph auction in March 2017 will be available mid-February.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2725-stargardt_berlin_-_autograph_auction.html 2017/03/14 ABA / PBFA Edinburgh Antiquarian Book Fair <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2703/100/100/image.jpg" alt="ABA / PBFA Edinburgh Antiquarian Book Fair" align="left" /> <p>The Edinburgh Book Fair is Scotland&rsquo;s leading antiquarian book fair, and is jointly run by It is the only event in the antiquarian bookselling calendar that is jointly run by the Provincial Booksellers Fairs Association and the Antiquarian Booksellers&rsquo; Association.</p> <p>This is a two day event and provides booklovers with the opportunity to view and buy an incredible and diverse selection of rare, antiquarian and second-hand books, manuscripts, and ephemera from some of the country&rsquo;s leading book dealers.</p> </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2703-aba___pbfa_edinburgh_antiquarian_book_fair.html 2017/03/24 A.L.A.I. International Bookfair - Milan 2017 <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2684/100/100/image.jpg" alt="A.L.A.I. International Bookfair - Milan 2017" align="left" /> The Committee of the ALAI-Associazione Librai Antiquari d&rsquo;Italia is pleased to announce the organization of the <strong>5th Antiquarian Book Fair &lsquo;Libri Antichi &nbsp;e di Pregio a Milano&rsquo;</strong>, to be held in Milan from March 24th to 26th, in the prestigious venue of Salone dei Tessuti.<br /><br />Due to the success of the last year, a significant cultural program of &nbsp;meetings and conferences will enrich the exhibition of ancient books,&nbsp;documents and rare publications, and will involve some of the most important&nbsp;national authorities in the field of art and culture. </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2684-a_l_a_i__international_bookfair_-_milan_2017.html 2017/03/24 Leipzig Antiquarian Book Fair <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2650/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Leipzig Antiquarian Book Fair" align="left" /> Since 1995 the Leipzig Antiquarian Book Fair has been part of the Leipzig Book Fair. Probably the first time ever that an antiquarian book fair was set up within a modern book fair. Since then the fair has been an integral part of the Leipzig fair offering rare books, prints, autographs and other antiquarian material. Exhibitors benefit from the growing numbers of the Leipzig fair each year. </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2650-leipzig_antiquarian_book_fair.html 2017/03/23 Christie's London - THE GIANCARLO BELTRAME LIBRARY OF SCIENTIFIC BOOKS, PART III <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2701/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Christie's London - THE GIANCARLO BELTRAME LIBRARY OF SCIENTIFIC BOOKS, PART III" align="left" /> Christie's, the world's oldest fine art auctioneer, has sold fine art, furniture, jewelry and wine since James Christie conducted the first sale in London on 5 December 1766. Ever since Christie's has continued to provide the perfect backdrop for the sales of the world's finest collections and greatest works of art before their auction. Christie's moved to its global headquarters at 8 King Street, St. James's, in 1823, still its London headquarters today. </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2701-christies_london_-_the_giancarlo_beltrame_library_of_scientific_books_part_iii.html 2017/03/29 Forum Auctions - Fine Books and Works on Paper including Modern Literature and Private Press <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2671/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Forum Auctions - Fine Books and Works on Paper including Modern Literature and Private Press" align="left" /> Forum Auctions is the&nbsp;specialist auction house for Antiquarian Books and Manuscripts, 20th Century Literature, Modern &amp; Contemporary Art and Editions, Old Master Prints and Drawings, Photographs and other Works on Paper. </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2671-forum_auctions_-_fine_books_and_works_on_paper_including_modern_literature_and_private_press.html 2017/03/30 Rare Books Edinburgh - New Festival of Talks, Exhibitions, Tours and more <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2704/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Rare Books Edinburgh - New Festival of Talks, Exhibitions, Tours and more" align="left" /> Rare Books Edinburgh 2017 is a new festival of talks, exhibitions, tours and more celebrating antiquarian and rare books, book history, print culture, works on paper, bibliography, fine printing, bookbinding, illustration, typography, bibliophilia and much more.&nbsp;<br /><br />Anchored by the Edingburgh Book Fair and other institutions hosting events of all kinds. <br /><br />More details will be published soon. </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2704-rare_books_edinburgh_-_new_festival_of_talks_exhibitions_tours_and_more.html 2017/03/20 International Rare Book & Fine Art Fair <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2572/100/100/image.jpg" alt="International Rare Book & Fine Art Fair" align="left" /> <p>One of the most prestigious fairs of its kind in the world, this annual event attracts both collectors and the curious.</p> <p>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.</p> </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2572-international_rare_book__fine_art_fair.html 2017/04/07 Salon International du Livre rare & de l'Objet d'art <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2627/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Salon International du Livre rare & de l'Objet d'art" align="left" /> <p>Le plus important salon au monde dans le domaine du patrimoine manuscrit et imprim&eacute; et de l&rsquo;art graphique r&eacute;unit chaque ann&eacute;e collectionneurs et curieux. &nbsp;</p> <p>Le Salon International du Livre rare &amp; de l&rsquo;Objet d&rsquo;art met en lumi&egrave;re un patrimoine &eacute;crit inestimable et un ensemble important d&rsquo;&oelig;uvres sur papier, s&eacute;lectionn&eacute;s par des marchands venus des quatre coins du monde et qui ont &agrave; c&oelig;ur de pr&eacute;senter &agrave; des visiteurs toujours plus nombreux des ouvrages et des documents rares, curieux, insolites, &eacute;vocateurs.</p> </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2627-salon_international_du_livre_rare__de_lobjet_dart.html 2017/04/07 36th Florida Antiquarian Book Fair <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2524/100/100/image.jpg" alt="36th Florida Antiquarian Book Fair" align="left" /> <p>The 36th Florida Antiquarian Book Fair returns to St. Petersburg's Historic Coliseum April 21-23, 2017. The book fair is the third largest in the country and features more than one hundred specialized book sellers from all over the United States. <br /><br />Visitors will find books of every age and about every conceivable topic. Additional materials found at the Fair include maps, prints, postcards, ephemera, autographs and other paper collectibles. Items range in price from a few dollars to several hundred thousand dollars.<br /><br />A complete list of the specialized exhibitors is available at <a href="http://www.FloridaBooksellers.com" target="_blank">http://www.FloridaBooksellers.com</a>.</p> </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2524-36th_florida_antiquarian_book_fair.html 2017/04/21 22. Antiquariats-Messe Zürich <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2427/100/100/image.jpg" alt="22. Antiquariats-Messe Zürich" align="left" /> <p>The only antiquarian book fair in Switzerland, with around 40 exhibitors from Switzerland and abroad.<br /><br /><br />Wir freuen uns, Sie zur kommenden&nbsp;22. Antiquariats-Messe Z&uuml;rich vom 28. bis 30. April 2017&nbsp;einzuladen.&nbsp;Die Messe findet wie gewohnt&nbsp;im Vortragssaal des Kunsthauses Z&uuml;rich statt.&nbsp;</p> <p>Infolge der Umbauarbeiten im Kunsthaus Z&uuml;rich ergibt sich eine reduzierte Ausstellungsfl&auml;che. Das hat zur Folge, dass wir die St&auml;nde neu verteilen und wir zwei Standgr&ouml;ssen anbieten. Die Zuteilung der St&auml;nde erfolgt nach Anmeldeschluss im Losverfahren durch die Messeleitung.</p> <p>Neu wird der Eingang ins Kunsthaus Z&uuml;rich gleichzeitig der Messe-Eingang sein. So werden s&auml;mtliche Kunsthaus-Besucher auch zu Messebesuchern. Profitieren Sie von dieser vorteilhaften Situation und melden Sie sich mit dem unten&nbsp;stehenden Formular raschm&ouml;glichst, jedoch sp&auml;testens&nbsp;bis zum 30. November 2016&nbsp;an. Wir freuen uns auf Sie!</p> <p>Mit kollegialen Gr&uuml;ssen</p> <p>Dr. Peter Bichsel</p> </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2427-22__antiquariats-messe_zurich.html 2017/04/28 Student Collectors: Catching them Early (ABA Book Collecting Series) <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2660/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Student Collectors: Catching them Early (ABA Book Collecting Series)" align="left" /> The May 2017 seminar in the book-collecting series organised jointly by the Institute of English Studies (London University) and the ABA Educational Trust will be given by Robert Weaver (Keeper of the Fellows&rsquo; Library, Dulwich College) and Dulwich College students... </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2660-student_collectors_catching_them_early_aba_book_collecting_series.html 2017/05/09 PBFA London International Antiquarian Book Fair <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2568/100/100/image.jpg" alt="PBFA London International Antiquarian Book Fair" align="left" /> <p>One of the largest PBFA Book Fairs with over 100 book, map and ephemera dealers, each seller with their own interests.&nbsp; A wide variety of stock brought to the fair from the UK and all around the world. A great two-day fair for any book lover or enthusiast.</p> </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2568-pbfa_london_international_antiquarian_book_fair.html 2017/06/02 60th London International Antiquarian Book Fair at Olympia (ABA) <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2213/100/100/image.jpg" alt="60th London International Antiquarian Book Fair at Olympia (ABA)" align="left" /> This major three-day event is one of the highlights in the world for book lovers and collectors &ndash; and centrepiece of London International Antiquarian Book Fair Week. At the Fair you can view, handle and buy books, maps, prints, photographs, manuscripts, ephemera and original art work spanning the centuries, many items of museum quality. All items are freely available. Here you may hold a remarkable piece of history in your hand. You can purchase a text as it first came off the printing press and bound by a craftsman hundreds of years ago - or the very latest collectable author&rsquo;s first editions. Organised by the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association, the fair welcomes nearly 200 of the world&rsquo;s best dealers offering a wide range of fascinating books, maps and ephemera including historical items from the early days of printing to modern first editions: a must for all lovers of history and the written word. </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2213-60th_london_international_antiquarian_book_fair_at_olympia_aba.html 2017/06/01 Rare Books London 2017 <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2705/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Rare Books London 2017" align="left" /> Rare Books London is a new initiative from the Antiquarian Booksellers Assocation in the UK.&nbsp;<br />The programme and more details about this exciting new venture, bringing together the antiquarian book trade, collectors, printers, binders and artists and anyone who is interested in the book, will be published soon.&nbsp;<br /><br />Book Fairs, Talks, Exhibitions<br />Private Views, Previews, Guided Tours <br />Evening Openings, Book Launches, Lectures<br />Workshops, Presentations, Panel Discussions<br />Introductions to Book Collecting </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2705-rare_books_london_2017.html 2017/05/28 Bristol Book Fair 2017 <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2661/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Bristol Book Fair 2017" align="left" /> The organisers moved the premier West Country fair from Bath to Bristol in 2015 and have just released the dates for 2017. <br />The fair offers thousands of second-hand and antiquarian books all under one roof covering a wide range of interests.&nbsp;On top of this great selection of books, there will be live performances by entertainers and singers.&nbsp;<br /><br /> </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2661-bristol_book_fair_2017.html 2017/06/30 York Antiquarian Book Seminar (YABS) 2017 <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2706/100/100/image.jpg" alt="York Antiquarian Book Seminar (YABS) 2017" align="left" /> Learn about the antiquarian book trade from some of the best booksellers in the country.&nbsp;<br /><br />York Antiquarian Book Seminar provides an opportunity for leading specialists to share their expertise and experience with booksellers, librarians and collectors in a comprehensive survey of the out-of-print, antiquarian, rare and used book markets. Basic procedures and problems are discussed both formally and informally through a series of lectures, discussions, demonstrations and practical hands-on workshops with emphasis on cataloguing, pricing, and bookselling in the electronic age. </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2706-york_antiquarian_book_seminar_yabs_2017.html 2017/09/11 13th Frankfurt Antiquarian Book Fair in conjunction with Frankfurt Book Fair <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2715/100/100/image.jpg" alt="13th Frankfurt Antiquarian Book Fair in conjunction with Frankfurt Book Fair" align="left" /> Antiquarian booksellers&nbsp;&ndash; both from Germany and abroad &ndash; are participating in the fair. Most of the exhibitors are members of the&nbsp;Verband Deutscher Antiquare e.V.&nbsp;(Association of German Antiquarian Booksellers) or their respective national associations, which are connected to the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB), a worldwide umbrella organisation.&nbsp;<br />Highlights and exhibitor information will be updated in due course.&nbsp;<br /> <p><a href="http://www.buchmesse.de/en/Focus_on/more_topics/frankfurtantiquarianfair/" title="13th Frankfurt Antiquarian Book Fair in conjunction with Frankfurt Book Fair" target="_blank">http://www.buchmesse.de/en/Focus_on/more_topics/frankfurtantiquarianfair/</a></p> </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2715-13th_frankfurt_antiquarian_book_fair_in_conjunction_with_frankfurt_book_fair.html 2017/10/11 Chelsea Antiquarian Book Fair 2017 <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="https://www.ilab.org/thumb/news/2707/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Chelsea Antiquarian Book Fair 2017" align="left" /> <p>Whether you are an experienced collector or simply curious about old and rare books, the Chelsea Antiquarian Book Fair is not to be missed.</p> <p>Held each autumn in the beautiful and historic Chelsea Old Town Hall, the Fair brings together more than 80 exhibitors specialising in antique books, first editions, maps, prints, and manuscripts from all over the world. Prices begin at just a few pounds and dealers are happy to guide you, making this an accessible and exciting venue for beginning collectors or those simply looking for an extra special Christmas gift.</p> </td> </tr> </table> https://www.ilab.org/eng/news/2707-chelsea_antiquarian_book_fair_2017.html 2017/11/03