Much anticipated Paris Rare Book Fair at Grand Palais opens this week
13 Sep 2020
After months of fair cancellations and postponements, the opening of the Paris Rare Book Fair, the Salon International du Livre Rare at the…
The Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair Goes Virtual
19 Aug 2020
BOSTON, MA: An alluring treasure trove awaits seasoned collectors as well as new visitors at the 44th annual Boston International Antiquarian Book…
Firsts London - The UK Rare Book Fair finds new home at Saatchi Gallery for 2021
04 Aug 2020
The Antiquarian Booksellers' Association is pleased to announce its annual flagship event Firsts London, the UK's Rare Book Fair will move to a brand…
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ILAB bookseller Heather O'Donnell on the joys of buying, selling and collecting books
19 Jul 2020
Nigel Beale's literary podcasts "The Biblio File" are much loved. In this episode Nigel speaks to ILAB / ABAA bookseller Heather O'Donnell in NYC.
Student collectors: The Anthony Davis Book Collecting Prize Winners are announced!
19 Jul 2020
Every year, students from a London-based university can apply for the £600 prize which is aimed at encouraging student collectors of books,…
Joseph Banks' Florilegium: A virtual gallery talk by Type & Forme
09 Jul 2020
UK booksellers Type & Forme have released a virtual gallery talk on the history of Joseph Banks' Florilegium, the engravings of 743 plants discovered…
Australian rare booksellers unite to publish first joint catalogue
08 Jul 2020
For the first time in its 43 year history, the Australian and New Zealand Association of Antiquarian Booksellers (ANZAAB) have united to publish a…
ILAB Bookseller Simon Beattie on diversity in the rare book trade
22 Jun 2020
The Antiques Trade Gazette recently interviewed ILAB bookseller Simon Beattie.
Archives Fine Books Australia announces winner of the Archives Fine Book Collecting Prize
22 Jun 2020
ILAB bookseller Archives Fine Books is delighted to announce Ms Emily Porter, 35, of Bray Park, Queensland, Australia, has won the inaugural Archives…
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Rare Book School Now Online!
10 Jun 2020
Due to the Corona crisis this year, courses at the US Rare Book School, based at the University of Virginia, were cancelled. However, the faculty has…
Remembering Colin Franklin
08 Jun 2020
ABAA / ILAB Bookseller Peter Kraus remembers bibliophile, collector, and seller Colin Franklin.