The Northern New England Book Fair

The 18th annual Rose City Book & Paper Fair

The Chicago Book and Paper Fair

Minnesota Antiquarian Book Fair

2024 Rocky Mountain Book and Paper Fair

Fort Worth Book Fair

RARE BOOKS LA

46th Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair

Books in Boston

57th California International Antiquarian Book Fair

65th New York International Antiquarian Book Fair

Everett Arena

Northern New England’s Premier Book Fair is not just coming to life; it will bring to life your biggest desires and fantasies by your favorite authors, illustrators, and subjects.

Event Details

Everett Arena
15 Loudon Rd.
exit 14 off I-93
Concord, NH 03301
United States
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Explore the Rose City Book & Paper Fair, June 14-15, 2024 at the Lloyd Doubletree in Portland.

Go bananas for books and ephemera! Over 60 exhibitors will be showing their most interesting used, rare, and collectible books, prints, vintage photos, magazines, and more. Grab a bunch! Complete details, a list of exhibitors, and ticket information are available at cascadebooksellers.com.

Presented by Cascade Booksellers Association, sponsored by Abebooks and the Pacific Northwest Chapter of the Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association of America.

Event Details

Friday, June 14, 2pm - 8pm

Saturday, June 15, 10am - 5pm

Admission is $5 at the door.

Advance tickets may be purchased through Eventbrite.

1000 NE Multnomah
Portland, OR 97232
United States
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The Chicago Book and Paper Fair will take place in the ballroom of the Chicago Journeyman Plumbers Union Hall. Visit to browse booksellers from all across the Midwest and the USA offering fine antiquarian, rare, collectibles, first edition, and other books in many fields:

Americana
Art & Photography
Chicago History & Authors
Children’s Books
Civil War
Cookbooks
Ephemera
Illustrated Books
Maps
Literature
Poetry
Science & Technology
Transportation & Railroadiana


The fair is sponsored by the Midwest Antiquarian Booksellers Association. For more information, visit MWABA.com, or on Facebook. Contact: John Montes, fair manager, mwabachicagobookfair@gmail.com, or 708-442-0667.

Event Details

Admission:

$6 for adults.

$4 for students with ID.

Children 12 and under are admitted free.

There is free parking on the adjacent surface lot and a modest charge ($4 / hr) for the parking garage. Accessible via the CTA.

1340 W. Washington Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60607
United States
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The Minnesota Antiquarian Book Fair

At the Minnesota Antiquarian Book Fair, you’ll find a variety of books printed during several different eras of history. The fair caters to both experienced and beginning collectors. The fair hosts vendors that have decades of experience in bookselling, and they offer items of historical interest and importance. Many of dealers also pride themselves on offering books and manuscripts connected to underrepresented groups in the historical record.

Event Details

July 12th and 13th, 2024

Ridgway Central Forum, Anderson Center, Hamline University

774 Snelling Ave N, St Paul, MN 55104

Friday: 3 – 7 p.m. / Saturday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

The Minnesota Antiquarian Book Fair
Ridgway Central Forum, Anderson Center, Hamline University
774 Snelling Ave N
St Paul, MN 55104
United States
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2024 Rocky Mountain Book and Paper Fair

The Largest Book & Paper Fair in the Rocky Mountain Region

Celebrating our 40th year, the Rocky Mountain Book & Paper Fair will be at the spacious Douglas County Fairgrounds in Castle Rock, a short 30 minutes from downtown Denver.

Held in August this year, it will be open to the public on Saturday, August 17, from 1 pm-7 pm and Sunday, August 18, from 10 am-4 pm.

Mark your calendar and prepare to browse various materials such as rare books, ephemera, photography, signed editions, maps, posters, art prints, postcards, Americana, first editions, children’s books, and so much more!

Event Details

​Free entry

2024 Rocky Mountain Book and Paper Fair
Douglas County Fairgrounds
500 Fairgrounds Rd
Castle Rocks, CO 80104
United States
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Sponsored by the Texas Book Sellers’ Association. The 2024 Fort Worth Book & Paper Show is confirmed for August at the Masonic Temple in Forth Worth, same location as last year.

Event Details

Saturday, August 24: 10:00am - 5:00pm

Sunday, August 25: 10:00am - 3:00pm

The Masonic Temple
1100 Henderson Street
Fort Worth, TX 76102
United States
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RARE BOOKS LA – UNION STATION

All routes lead to Los Angeles’ historic Union Station for Rare Books LA.

Featuring leading specialists in antiquarian books, ephemera, and maps, this exciting event takes place October 5 and 6, 2024, in the historic Ticket Concourse at Union Station, the backdrop for numerous classic films and television shows as well as the 2021 Academy Awards. Union Station is transit friendly, offers ample affordable parking, and is close to numerous restaurants and hotels.

In conjunction with the book fair, a series of presentations by local authors and historians are included with admission.

​Sign up for email updates, and learn more about the schedule of talks! Please visit RARE BOOKS LA for a list of exhibitors.

Event Details

Saturday, October 5

10am – 6pm

Sunday, October 6

11am – 4pm

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Union Station
800 North Alameda Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012
United States
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Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair

November 8-10, 2024


The Boston Book Fair is the annual fall gathering for book lovers and collectors, featuring the top selection of items available on the international literary market. Mark your calendars for the 46th annual gathering of U.S. and international dealers, sanctioned by the Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association of America and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers.

Event Details

Friday, November 8, 2024 • 4pm to 8pm / Ticket $25

Saturday, November 9, 2024 • noon to 7pm / Free Admission

Sunday, November 10, 2024 • noon to 5pm / Free Admission

Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair
900 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02115
United States
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A Celebration of the Book: Used and Antiquarian Books, Antique Maps, Ephemera, promoted by MW Book Fairs, a collaboration between Richard Mori Books and Wiggins Fine Books ABAA, SNEAB.

Books in Boston @ Hilton Back Bay, an antiquarian book & ephemera shadow fair to be held on Saturday, November 9th, 2024, from 8 am to 4 pm.

The Boston Hilton Back Bay is within easy walking distance from the Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair, to be held at the Hynes Convention Center on November 8-10th, 2024.

Event Details

Saturday, November 9th, 2024

8 am to 4 pm.

Tickets are $12

Hilton Back Bay
40 Dalton Street
Boston, MA 02115
United States
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This three-day event presents rare and collected books, manuscripts, letters, maps, photographs, original artwork, and all manner of paper ephemera from booksellers around the world.

Event Details

​Friday, February 7, 2025

Saturday, February 8, 2025

Sunday, February 9, 2025

​Fair hours and ticketing information are coming soon!

Pasadena Convention Center
300 East Green Street
Pasadena, CA 91101
United States
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Universally referred to as the world’s finest antiquarian book fair, the Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association of America’s (ABAA) New York International Antiquarian Book Fair (NYIABF) will return in April 2025.

The fair’s specialties encompass art, science, medicine, literature, history, gastronomy, fashion, first editions, Americana, philosophy, children’s books, and much more. From the historic and academic, the religious and spiritual—to the bedrock of secular culture, finance, and politics—the fair boasts offerings in every conceivable genre and subject.​

Event Details

Thursday, April 3, 2025 - Opening Night Preview

Friday, April 4, 2025

​Saturday, April 5, 2025

​Sunday, April 6, 2025

Fair hours and ticketing information are coming soon!

Park Avenue Armory
643 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10065
United States
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