Los Angeles welcomes all bibliophiles!
Hosted and organised by the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America, ABAA, the 43rdILAB Congress will take place from 3 -11 Feb 2018 in L.A., Pasadena.
Please visit the website for more details: www.ilab2018.com.
ILAB Congresses and Book Fairs are held every two years in different countries. They are cultural and social events that lead the booksellers to cities worldwide, where they are shown local treasures of book printing and arts, with the opportunity to network in a relaxed atmosphere.
Welcome note from Mary Gilliam, President of ABAA:
On behalf of the Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association of America, I am pleased to invite you to the 43rd Congress of the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers, which will take place February 3-11, 2018 in Los Angeles. I am very proud that we have the honor to organize and host this prestigious event, and we are excited to introduce you to the cultural treasures and experience the magic and incredible energy unique to this vibrant city, home to one of the most influential industries of the 20th century. In addition, I have the privilege of welcoming you to the 51st California International Antiquarian Book Fair in Pasadena, one of the largest and most prestigious exhibitions of antiquarian books and related materials in the world, which will be held February 9-11, 2018.
I look forward to meeting you in sunny Southern California and sharing in this fun and enriching experience.