Cambridge Book Fair returns to the Guildhall on the 16th and 17th of February. (Midday-6.00 pm/ 10.00 am-5.00 pm), featuring a staggering 85+ exhibitors. There will be a wealth of material on offer, ranging from manuscripts, posters, science, equestrian books, early printing, medicine, mountaineering and miniature books through to first editions, children’s and illustrated books. All the stock provided by knowledgeable experts and independent booksellers from up and down the country.
Confirmed highlights currently available to view online include a fine first edition of C S Forster’s African Queen (Bow Windows Bookshop); a delightful Winnie The Pooh book, from 1973, which features all the inhabitants of the 100 Acre Wood seen in colour for the first time (Sarah Key stand) and John Underwood will be bringing along some macabre trench art playing cards, created by 8th Duke of Atholl in 1916.
Supporting The Friends of Cambridge Central Library.
For info go to www.cambridgebookfair.org
Tickets on the door – £2.00.
What’s Ons are broadcast across the day at 7.30, 10.30, 1.30 and 4.30, and at weekends.
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