Book Fairs | December 2, 2014

The Winter Vintage Book & Ephemera Fair Returns To NYC

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NEW YORK, NY—JANUARY 16 & 17, 2015: Great Caesar’s Ghost—look up in the sky! Flamingo Eventz, AAB Productions, and Perry White proudly announce the return of Metropolis! Vintage Books & Ephemera—the Winter Vintage Book & Ephemera Fair—to New York City! A long-time favorite of both Exhibitors and Customers, we have revamped, modernized, improved, revitalized, and returned it! Held on Friday & Saturday, January 16 & 17, 2015, this is the kick-off event to Bibliography Week in New York—a week-long celebration of Book History. This exceptional show presents some of the finest Vintage Book & Ephemera Dealers in America & Canada gathered together for one fabulous weekend, and offers an incredible book & ephemera related adventure!

Held at the well-known and easily reached 69th Regiment Armory, located at 68 Lexington Avenue (between 25th & 26th Streets)—and just a short cab ride from Penn Station, Grand Central Terminal, and the Port Authority—members of ABAA, ILAB, MARIAB, MABA, and other prominent exhibitors, will gather to present an outstanding array of fine, rare & unusual old books, as well as poetry, prose, political, social, historical, children's series, maps, postcards, autographs, prints, posters, World’s Fair, and much, much more.

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Exhibitor Specialties include: African American, Americana, Antiques, Architecture, Art, Artists Books, Association Copies, Auctions, Autographs, Aviation, Bibles, Bibliography, Black History, Black Power, Book Arts, Books on Books, Campanology, Caribbean/Latin American, Central Asia, Cook Books, Charts, Children’s Books, China, Christmas, Sir Winston Churchill, Civil War, Classics, Cocktails, Color Plate Books, Cosways, Counter Culture, Culinary, Decorative Arts, Design, Detective Fiction, Dogs, A. Conan Doyle, Drawings, Early Printing, Early Printed Books, Eastern Europe, Economics, Engineering, Engraving, Ephemera, Erotica, Esoterica, European History, Fairy Tales, Fantasy, Fashion, Fine Bindings, Fine Printing, First Editions - Literary & Modern, Fishing, Floridiana, Folklore, Folk Music, Foreign Language, Fore-Edge Paintings, Furniture, Gardens & Horticulture, General Antiquarian, Genre Fiction, Historic Documents, Historical Domestic, History, History of Printing, Horses, Hunting, Illustrated Books, Illustrated Foreign Language, Illustration, Interior Design, Japan, Jeweled Bindings, Judaica - Illustrated & Letters, Limited Editions, Literary Broadsides, Literature, The Lively Arts, Logbooks, Manuscripts, Maps, Maritime History, Medicine, Middle East, Military, Modernism, Mushroom Foraging, Native American, Natural History, Nautical, Naval, New York City, New York State, New Jersey, 19th Century Literature, 19th Century Stained Glass, Olympic Games, Pacifica, Photographs, Photography, Pochoir, Polar, Pop-Ups & Moveable Books, Poetry, Postcards, Posters, Presentation Copies, Presidential Archives, Press Books, Prints, Pulitzer Prize Winners, Psychedelica, Rare Books, Regional Americana, Revolutionary War, Russia, Scholarly, Science, Science Fiction, Signed Books, Southern Literature, Ports & Games, Sporting, Gilbert & Sullivan, Technical, Typography, Third Reich, Trade, Trade Catalogues, Travel & Exploration, U.S. Coastal History, Vanity Fair Prints, Voyages & Travels, Whaling, Weimar Germany, Wine, Yachting. These and many other Topics & Specialties will be found only at this exceptional show. Check our websites regularly for updates.

DateJanuary 16 & 17, 2015

Location: 69th Regiment Armory, 68 Lexington Avenue (Between 25th & 26th Streets), New York, NY 10010

Hours: Friday; 5-9pm / Saturday: 10am-5pm.

Admission: Adults: $12, Youths 12-21: $6, under 12: free w/Paid Adult.

Directions: Check our website:, for easily downloaded maps, dealer lists, and more.

Appraisals: By John Bruno, Star of Market Warriors, Garry Austin, and Guest Appraisers Saturday 1-3pm.

Miscellaneous: There are multiple subway stops, parking garages and restaurants around the Armory.

Background: Flamingo Eventz, LLC presents the finest, most innovative, successful, and respected Vintage Book & Ephemera Fairs and Antiques Shows in the Northeast. The Brunos have over 25 years experience as antique dealers and over 20 years experience as professional show promoters. They are members of the Antiques & Collectibles National Association (ACNA), and John Bruno is a respected antiques appraiser and television personality who has appeared on numerous national shows appraising and discussing antiques, collectibles & memorabilia. He currently appears on Market Warriors on PBS.

AAB Productions is the Show Promotion arm of Austin's Antiquarian Books. Known nationally as rare book dealers and members of the ABAA, Garry & Karen Austin maintain an open bookshop in Wilmington VT. They have produced a number of book fairs throughout the Northeast over the years from Vermont to Washington, DC.

The synergy of a partnership between AAB Productions & Flamingo Eventz results in an exciting show that brings together an exceptional group of well known leaders in the Vintage Book & Ephemera fields.