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Nina Berger
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October 20, 2017

BOSTON INTERNATIONAL ANTIQUARIAN BOOK FAIR CELEBRATES 40TH ANNIVERSARY, OCTOBER 28-30, 2016

Weekend events include special exhibition “Collecting the Boston Music Scene: 1976-2016” & return of the popular Typewriter Rodeo!

BOSTON, MA – The annual fall gathering for book lovers, the Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair returns to the Hynes Convention Center in Boston’s beautiful Back Bay for its 41st year, November 10-12, 2017. More than 120 dealers from the United States, Argentina, Australia, Denmark, England, France, Germany, Netherlands, Spain, and Russia will exhibit and sell a vast selection of rare, collectible and antiquarian books, illuminated manuscripts, autographs, maps, atlases, modern first editions, photographs, and fine and decorative prints.

Special events at this year’s Fair include Ricky Jay, the world’s greatest sleight-of-hand artist discussing Magic, Cheaters & Remarkable Characters; a hands-on bookbinding demonstration by British book artist Mark Cockram; curators Christine Nelson of the The Morgan Library & Museum in New York and David Wood, curator of the Concord Museum, on the largest exhibition on American icon Henry David Thoreau ever mounted; and the 16th annual Ticknor Society Roundtable panel discussion. Visit www.bostonbookfair.com for complete event listings. …

Download Full Press Release & List of Highlights Available at the Fair