ANZAAB is pleased to advise that its Melbourne Rare Book Fair 2019 will be held from Friday 12 July (opening at 6pm) to Sunday 14 July 2019 at Wilson Hall, The University of Melbourne.
PAST MELBOURNE BOOK FAIRS
Since 2012 the ANZAAB Melbourne rare book fair has been an annual event.
Melbourne Rare Book Week and Melbourne Rare Book Fair 2018 Even More Successful than Ever!
Melbourne Rare Book Week with Melbourne Rare Book Fair are now over for another year. Melbourne Rare Book Week commenced in 2012 as a partnership between ANZAAB, the University of Melbourne and eight other literary institutions. Melbourne Rare Book Week is a major attraction for book collectors, librarians and all who have a love of words, print on paper and literary heritage. Every year this wonderful period of free talks, exhibitions and Melbourne's Rare Book Fair just gets bigger and better! Join our mailing list to make sure you hear about the plans for Melbourne Rare Book Week and Melbourne Rare Book Fair in 2019. A short video of a past Melbourne Rare Book Fair can be viewed here.
MELBOURNE RARE BOOK FAIR
JULY 7–9 2017
presented by the Australian and New Zealand Association of Antiquarian Booksellers (ANZAAB)
As a part of Melbourne Rare Book Week, ANZAAB proudly presents the 45th ANZAAB Australian Antiquarian Book Fair (Melbourne Rare Book Fair). Leading Australian and international antiquarian booksellers will bring a rich and diverse array of books together that cater for all who genuinely love print on paper and who share a passion for books. Subjects including early printed books, maps, historical accounts of travel and exploration, prints, literature, art, militaria, children's books, and ephemera will be offered for sale at prices to suit all levels of collecting.
Whether you already have your own personal library and wish to add to it, or would like to know more about the world of book collecting, this is your opportunity to explore the world of books with experts in their fields.
Marginalia: Bibliography at the Margins
EINE NACHLESE [THE AFTERMATH]. HERAUSGEGEBEN VON MAX EISLER. Klimt, Gustav. Vienna, Österreichische Staatsdruckeri, 1931. Limited edition of 500 copies. An uncommon and unusually decadent portfolio of prints after original oil paintings by Gustav Klimt. Complete sets of this portfolio are becoming increasingly scarce. Preserved in the original folding case, this set remains in superb original condition.