Category Archives: Book fairs

Tynemouth Antiquarian and Second Hand Book Fair

Yes, it’s that time again…this Sunday, it is the second Antiquarian and Second Hand Book Fair of 2013, held in the beautifully renovated Tynemouth Station. Polly Bird, the local bookbinder, will be sharing a stall with me so feel free … Continue reading

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Tynemouth Antiquarian and Second Hand Book Fair

Polly Bird, a local bookbinder, and I had a great day yesterday sharing our stall at Tynemouth station for the Antiquarian and Second Hand book fair. Meeting lots of current and previous clients as well as catching up with the … Continue reading

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October’s Tynemouth Second Hand and Antiquarian Book Fair – final one of the 2012

Yes, incredibly, we are nearing the end of the year already and the final Tynemouth Second Hand and Antiquarian Book Fair will be held as usual on Sunday 21st October, 10am-4pm on the platform of Tynemouth station. The October fair … Continue reading

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York National Book Fair

I went to the York National Book Fair yesterday, the largest second hand and antiquarian book fair in Europe. Despite my arrival on the second day of this two-day PFA event, there were still plenty of customers around and many beautiful … Continue reading

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York National Book Fair – 14th & 15th September 2012

I booked my train tickets today to visit the York National Book Fair on Friday 14th September and Saturday 15th September. It’s Europe’s largest second hand and antiquarian book fairand is a must for any avid collector and book lover. There will … Continue reading

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Tynemouth Second Hand and Antiquarian Book Market

The next Tynemouth Second hand and Antiquarian book market will take place on Sunday 19th August, 10-4 pm.  I will be sharing my stall with Polly Bird, a local book binder who has trained under master bookbinder Derek Bradford of … Continue reading

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Alnwick PBFA Antiquarian Book Fair

It was a great turnout on Saturday at my first PBFA book fair, (Provincial Booksellers Fairs Association) in the beautiful Northumberland Hall in Alnwick, Northumberland. I really enjoyed meeting new clients and chatting to ex-clients again. Despite the flood warnings, (it … Continue reading

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