2018 Spring Book and Ephemera Fair

SUNDAY, April 8th, 2018 ~ 10 am – 4:00 pm

Hilton Burlington
60 Battery Street
Burlington, Vermont

Antiquarian Booksellers from New England and the Northeast
offering Scarce, Rare & Out of Print Books, both Antiquarian & Modern,
Antique Maps & Prints, Postcards & Ephemera for sale

FREE Admission
For more information call 802-527-7243

LAST YEAR’S EXHIBITORS:

Anastasia Osolin-Bookbinder

Anastasia Osolin Bookbinding
Anastasia Osolon
Tel: 518 891-2120
e-mail: aosolin@gmail.com
155 Old Military Road, Saranac Lake, NY 12983
Bookbinding, repair, restoration.

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Above: Richard Mori, Garry Austin, Peter Stern

Austin’s Antiquarian Books
Garry Austin
Tel: 802 464-8438
e-mail: mail@austinsbooks.com
123 West Street (PO Box 730), Wilmington VT 05363
Theodore Roosevelt, Americana.

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Back Door Antiques
Jean Tudhope
Tel: 802 388-3729
P.O. Box 9, East Middlebury, VT 05740
Vermontania, sporting, ephemera.

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The Bookshed
Joe Trenn, Lois Trenn
Tel: 802 345-3081
e-mail: mail@thebookshed.com
3225 Lake Road, Benson, VT 05731
General antiquarian.

The Bookmobile
Donald Babcock & Ruthellen Weston
Tel: 802 342-1477
e-mail: bookmobilevermont@gmail.com
58 Merchants Row, Rutland, VT 05701
General books.

CatamountBooks-JohnHess

Catamount Books
John Hess
Tel: 802 282-9769
e-mail: john@catamountbooks.com
PO Box 88, East Arlington, VT 05252
General stock.

Catnap Books
Jim Brooks, Roberta Books
Tel: 518 234-4514
e-mail: catnapbk@telenet.net
45 Main Street, Cobleskill, NY 12043
General stock.

CountryBookshop-BenKoenig

The Country Bookshop
Ben Koenig
Tel: 802 454-8439
e-mail: bookshop@TheCountryBookshop.com
35 Mill Street, Plainfield, VT 05667
General used & rare books, Vermontania, folklore & folk music.

EleanorsAntiques

Eleanor’s Antiques
Eleanor Brodeur
Tel: 802 893-2971
255 Manley Road, Milton, VT 05460
Postcards, Vermont books, ephemera

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The Eloquent Page
Donna Howard
Tel: 802 527-7243
e-mail: books@TheEloquentPage.com
70 North Main Street, St. Albans, VT 05478
General used and antiquarian, costume & fashion.

HermitHillBooks-PattyMcWilliams

Hermit Hill Books
Patty McWilliams, Rita Lane
Tel: 802 287-5757
e-mail: hermithill@vermontel.net
95 Main Street, Poultney, VT 05764
Photography, Vermontania, Adirondacks, general, sheet music.

JeansAntiquarianBooks

Jean’s Neighborhood Antiquarian Collection
Jean Hopkins
Tel: 802-863-5359
e-mail: jeanhopkins@burlingtontelecom.net
11 East Village Drive, Burlington, VT 05401
Books, postcards, photography.

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Above: Richard Mori, Garry Austin, Peter Stern

Mori Books
Richard Mori
Tel: 603-801-7176
e-mail: mori@moribooks.com
20 Canal Street Unit 501, Frankin, NH 03235
Antiquarian books.

North Country Books
Mark Ciufo
Tel: 802 578-7568
e-mail: north.books@comcast.net
67 Union Street, Suite 2-F, Winooski, VT 05404
Used & antiquarian books, prints, maps, posters, ephemera.

OctoberProductions

October Productions Inc.
John Coon
Tel: 802 373-4664
e-mail: drama899@comcast.net
!0 Autumn Court, Jericho, VT 05465
General antiquarian, primarily juvenile.

OldSaratogaBooks-RachelJagareski

Old Saratoga Books
Rachel Jagareski
Tel: 518 316-0413
e-mail: oldsaratogabooks@gmail.com
P.O. Box 491, Selkirk, NY 12158
General – history and the arts.

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Sandy’s Books and Bakery
Sandy Lincoln
Tel: 802 767-4258
e-mail: slincoln@seasonedbooks.com
30 North Main Street, P.O. Box 283, Rochester, VT 05767
Agriculture and Yankee ingenuity.

SpeakingVolumes-Burlington

Speaking Volumes
Norbert
Tel: 802 540-0107
e-mail: oldie_stuff@yahoo.com
377 Pine Street, Burlington, VT 05401
Books, paper, art, vinyl.

RichardMori-GarryAustin-PeterSterne

Above: Richard Mori, Garry Austin, Peter Stern

Peter Stern & Co., Inc.
Peter Stern
Tel: 617 542-2376; Fax: 617-542-3263
e-mail: info@sternrarebooks.com
15 Court Square #101, Boston, MA 02108
English & American literature, detective fiction.

The Wright Place
Chris & Fred Wright
Tel: 802 848-3786
36 North Avenue, Richford, VT 05476
Historical books, engravings, prints.

VABA Book & Ephemera Fair this Weekend! ~ April 2, 2016

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Vermont Antiquarian Booksellers Association Book & Ephemera Fair!

April 2, 2016, 10 am – 4 pm
Hilton Burlington, 60 Battery St., Burlington VT

This Saturday, come and visit 25+ booksellers as they display their most interesting books and ephemera! And what better place to go and find other folks that are as passionate about your interests as you are?

Antiquarian Booksellers from New England and the Northeast offering Scarce, Rare & Out of Print Books, both Antiquarian & Modern, Antique Maps & Prints, Postcards & Ephemera for sale

FREE Admission-  Please share with your friends and we hope to see you there!
For more information, email: books [at] TheEloquentPage [dot] com

VABA website: http://www.vermontisbookcountry.com/
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/vermontisbookcountry/

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And here is a nice piece in the Rutland Herald about the fair: http://www.rutlandherald.com/article/20160328/THISJUSTIN/160329505/0/SEARCH

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VABA 2014-15 brochure available online!

For more than thirty years, almost since its inception, the Vermont Antiquarian Booksellers Association has issued a printed guide to member shops. Available throughout the state at member bookshops, chamber of commerce displays and welcome centers, the VABA Brochure, as it is called, has been very popular with native Vermonters and tourists looking for collectible and hard-to-find books

The VABA Brochure is still being published on an annual basis. You can pick up a copy at any member bookshop, or have one mailed to you, free of charge, by contacting Joseph Trenn, the Book Shed, Lake Road, Benson VT 05731. Joe’s phone number is (802) 537-2190, and his email address is bookshed@shoreham.net.

We are pleased to include a PDF of the VABA Brochure here, on the official VABA website. Click on the link below to open and/or download the latest edition. The file will open in most browsers. If you have the Adobe PDF Reader on your computer, you can also right click on the above link and save the file to your computer for offline reading and printing.

http://www.vermontisbookcountry.com/pdfs/brochure.pdf

 

Why Would You Go To A Book Fair?

If you like books, whether you buy them to read, collect them, or collect and read them, the book fair is the place to go. Where else can you go where 35 to 45 different booksellers bring their best books to sell? Even in this age of internet bookselling, there are many desirable books that do not get listed online, but can be found at a book fair.

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Here you will find an incredible concentration of first editions, fine bindings, vintage postcards, pamphlets, prints and other ephemera. Instead of visiting forty separate shops, you can visit their owners and peruse their samplings in one afternoon!

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Many of the dealers have their own interests. They are always glad to “talk shop” with you about your particular interests in books.

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If you are thinking about selling your private library, go to the book fair to find which booksellers might be interested in looking at your collection.

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You are sure to see books and other materials that you never knew existed. You might find a gem that you just have to own, but you won’t find it unless you attend the VABA Book Fair this Sunday, March 23, at the Sheraton in Burlington, VT (additional information at http://www.vermontisbookcountry.com/ ).

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Stop in and visit us! I’ll be at the Catamount Books booth. Hope to see you this Sunday!

Vermont Antiquarian Booksellers Association ~ Spring Book & Ephemera Fair ~ March 23, 2014

Vermont Antiquarian Book & Ephemera Fair

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Attention all Book Lovers!

The VABA Spring Book Fair will be held on March 23rd from 10-4 at the Sheraton Hotel in South Burlington. Rare and unusual books, postcards, maps and ephemera will be available from 30+ New England dealers. From Nancy Drew to books from the 1600s, stock certificates from the 1800s to postcards from the 1900s, there is something for every interest and price range. Some local historical groups and bookbinders will have displays as well.

Admission is only $5.

For more information check out the VABA website:
http://www.VermontIsBookCountry.com

Details:

Sunday, March 23rd, 2014 from 10 am to 4 pm
Sheraton Hotel
870 Williston Road
South Burlington, Vermont

Directions: The Sheraton Hotel is just off Interstate 89, Exit 14W. Please call if you need more information: books [at] TheEloquentPage [dot] com or 802-527-7243.

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