Planning on attending the 2013 ABAA NY Antiquarian and Fine Press Book Fair?


The 2013 book event of the year is just a few days away! Thousands will pour into the Park Avenue Armory to experience antiquarian books and ephemera from around the globe. Some like to browse aimlessly, while others have a concrete plan of attack. If you’re the type that wants to formulate a game plan beforehand, here are some Bookseller catalogues that have been released early, so you can create the mightiest of Wish Lists:

Lorne Blair Rare Books

Sanctuary Books

Jeff Hirsch Books

Athena Rare Books—

Simon Beattie

W.P. Watson Antiquarian Books—

Blackwell’s Rare Books–

Kaaterskill Books–

Suzanne Schulz-Falster–

James Cummins Bookseller–

Jeremy Norman & Co., Inc. []—

B & L Rootenberg Rare Books & Manuscripts—

Leo Cadogan Rare Books–

The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.–

Peter Harrington—


As they come in, I’ll attempt to update the list! See you there! If you are vending at the fair, please include a link to your catalogue in the Comments section! 

It’s time to enjoy that excellent old book smell again!

That’s right, Metro-New Yorkers! It’s ABAA Antiquarian Book Fair time again! Time to stroll, sip tasty beverages, and wander through the antiquarian book jungle. Both National and International sellers will have their most odd, collectible, and interesting titles available for you to peruse and purchase. Don’t be afraid to ask to touch things–it’s half the fun!

Check out the highlights!

Read the press release for more info!