Book Fairs | August 9, 2012

Early Details on the 36th Boston Antiquarian Book Fair

  BOSTON, MA -The annual fall gathering for booklovers, the Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair, will return to the Hynes Convention Center in Boston’s beautiful Back Bay, November 16-18, 2012.  The offerings are wide and diverse from over 120 dealers from the United States, England, Canada, France, Hungary, The Netherlands, and Argentina who will exhibit and sell rare, collectible and antiquarian books, illuminated manuscripts, autographs, maps, atlases, modern first editions, photographs, and fine and decorative prints.

Seminars and events punctuate the weekend, including, The Annual Ticknor Society Roundtable, a panel discussion of collectors talking about their collections.  More events will be announced, and folks can visit for up to the minute details.

Friday, November 16        
5:00-9:00pm    Tickets: $15.00 - Opening Night        ??            (tickets valid throughout the weekend)??

Saturday, November 17       
12:00-7:00pm          Tickets: $8.00 each day??

Sunday, November 18         
12:00-5:00pm          Tickets: $8.00 each day

Hynes Convention Center??900 Boylston Street??
Boston, MA

The Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair is sponsored by the New England Chapter of the Antiquarian Booksellers’ Association of America. A portion of the ticket sales will benefit the Boston Public Library and the American Antiquarian Society. Tickets will be sold online at and at the show’s box office during show hours. Additional information, including a list of exhibitors will be posted soon at   For more information, please call 617-266-6540.