Category: Book Fair Report

Reports from the front

Sacramento Book Fair

Vic Zoschak of Tavistock Books, Alameda, CA, dressed for the hot weather, is relaxed and comfortable while his customers are engrossed in his books. September 20, 2003, the date of the 10th annual Sacramento Book Fair sponsored by the Central…

19th Annual Denver Book Fair

The Rocky Mountain Antiquarian Booksellers Association sponsored its 19th Annual Book Fair August 1 and 2, 2003. With more than 80 dealers from across the country, the Fair is the biggest antiquarian book event in the Rocky Mountain west. This…

New York Is Book Country Fair

Over 18 used and antiquarian book dealers exhibited in this year’s 25th anniversary of New York is Book Country. It is definitely a long, hard day, but reaps many rewards. With over 250,000 people attending this daylong street event, it’s…

31st Annual Rochester Antiquarian Book Fair

  The booth of the Rochester Historical Society, the fair’s sponsoring organization, was a popular stop. The sighs of relief from organizers were palpable. The 2003 Rochester Antiquarian Book Fair was under new management, in a new location, and had…

Printer’s Row- Always An Adventure!

Browsers at Autumn Leaves Books’ booth The Printer’s Row Book Fair is always an incredible event and, this year, again lived up to its reputation. It’s the Midwest’s largest outdoor book and author festival, which cannot be rivaled. Printer’s Row…

Midwest Bookhunter’s Spring Book Fair

Booklegger’s beautiful bindings The Midwest Bookhunters Spring Book and Paper show was held May, 3rd and 4th at the Joseph J. Gentile Center at Loyola University in Chicago. This spring’s show was the first two-day Midwest Bookhunter’s show held in…

The Classiest Book Fair in the Midwest

Overview of the beautiful ballroom Well, at least I think so. The Ann Arbor Antiquarian Booksellers Association was proud to sponsor the 25th Annual Ann Arbor Antiquarian Book Fair, in conjunction with the Clements Library, on Sunday May 18th, 2003.…

San Diego 15th Annual Open Air Book Fair

Opening to San Diego Open Air Book Fair (University & 5th, looking south down 5th Avenue)   The 15th Annual San Diego Booksellers Association Open Air Book Fair was held on June 8th, 2003, with glorious sunny weather and about…

Gold Rush Book Fair, held May 17, 2003

The site of the 2003 Gold Rush Book Fair: Main Street Center Building at the Nevada County Fairgrounds, Grass Valley, California A gorgeous California Gold Country day provided the backdrop for the Third Annual GOLD RUSH BOOK FAIR, held on…