Nation’s largest exhibition & sale of rare books, manuscripts, autographs, maps, fine prints & more
Featuring more than 150 of the foremost booksellers from across the country and around the world, the Book Fair lets you see, learn about and purchase the finest in rare books. The Book Fair presents volumes from six centuries of printing, as well as original manuscripts that predate Gutenberg. Books cover every imaginable area — from the history of travel and exploration to early science and medicine to classic literature, modern first editions and children’s and illustrated books. Prices range from just a few dollars to six figures. The Book Fair also celebrates the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage with a special exhibit — Votes for Women —documenting women’s effort to secure political equality and two related talks. Discovery Day on Sunday lets attendees present three items to experts for free evaluation. Designed with the budding collector in mind, Book Fair Finds is a program in which dealers spotlight collectibles priced at $100 or less.