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Illustrating Goblin Market 1 September 15 th , 2015 One reason books have not been replaced by electronic approximations — despite many predictions of doom — is the appeal of the physical objects themselves. Lavish illustrations, careful design, and artistic typography elevate a book from text to art. A page from the Kelmscott Chaucer (to give just… 2 ] September 11 th , 2015 Marvin Getman, a seasoned and affable fair promoter, is using the newly built Brooklyn Expo Center in the Greenpoint neighborhood for the second time, September 19-20, 2015, as a venue for a fall book and antiques show.

Last year, Getman garnered considerable praise from ABAA exhibitors at the fair, which has encouraged many of us to either return this year or try it out for the first time. This time… 3 ] September 9 th , 2015 For some, September is the busiest time of the year, with children heading back to school, the pressure mounting at work to hit end-of-year targets, and the holiday season lurking just around the corner. For others, it’s the last hurrah of balmy summer days and outdoor pursuits before the cold of winter descends.

For booksellers, it’s a time of quickening; new students are dropping in to check out th… 4 ] The 39th Annual Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair returns to the Hynes Convention Center from November 13-15, 2015.

For more information visit bostonbookfair.com.

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