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.
Nearly two hundred national and international dealers unveil thousands of exceptional documents, representative of our cultural history.
Various exhibitions and animations are also scheduled during the event, together with the popular stand dedicated to introducing new-comers to the antiquarian book world with a range of attractively priced books, daily guided tours, concerts …
A rich programme guaranteed to charm the visitor to the fabulous glass-domed Grand-Palais.
Picture : François Benedetti