SLAM http://www.ilab.org 24 Nov 2017 12:25:18 www.ilab.org http://www.slam-livre.fr/images/logo-ilab-eng.png Ilab http://www.ilab.org Exploring the Canonici Collection: Two hundred Years of Italian Manuscripts in Oxford <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2990/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Exploring the Canonici Collection: Two hundred Years of Italian Manuscripts in Oxford" align="left" /> This two-day conference is planned to celebrate the bicentenary of the arrival from Venice to the Bodleian Library of the Canonici collection of manuscripts (1817) and to stimulate interdisciplinary research. Papers and posters will offer the opportunity to discuss a wide range of topics related to the Canonici manuscripts and will help in the identification of further research </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2990-exploring_the_canonici_collection_two_hundred_years_of_italian_manuscripts_in_oxford.html 2017/11/24 Bokmesse Oslo <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2949/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Bokmesse Oslo" align="left" /> The Oslo Antiquarian Book Fair is organised by the Norwegian Antiquarian Booksellers' Association, <em>Norsk Antikvarbokhandlerforening</em> with exhibitors primarily from Norway but also Sweden and Denmark.&nbsp;<br />In 2017, the association is celebrating its 75th anniversary and is currently working on a publication on its history which will be launched during the fair! </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2949-bokmesse_oslo.html 2017/11/24 XXIIe Salon du livre ancien - Olympe de Gouges <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/3010/100/100/image.jpg" alt="XXIIe Salon du livre ancien - Olympe de Gouges" align="left" /> Pendant trois jours, cette manifestation rassemble des libraires parisiens, r&eacute;gionaux et &eacute;trangers au coeur du 11e arrondissement.<br />Les visiteurs pourront aller &agrave; la rencontre de livres et manuscrits &eacute;tonnants, rares ou insolites, du plus abordable au plus pr&eacute;cieux, et &eacute;changer avec des professionnels r&eacute;put&eacute;s et des bibliophiles passionn&eacute;s. </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/3010-xxiie_salon_du_livre_ancien_-_olympe_de_gouges.html 2017/11/24 39th Annual Conference on Book Trade History MEN AND WOMEN IN THE BOOK TRADE: Changing gender roles over 500 years <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2989/100/100/image.jpg" alt="39th Annual Conference on Book Trade History MEN AND WOMEN IN THE BOOK TRADE: Changing gender roles over 500 years" align="left" /> This year&rsquo;s annual conference on book trade history will explore ways in which gender has shaped the organization as well as the output of the trade from the early modern period to the recent past. Issues relating to the management and practice of printing and bookselling will be set alongside shifts in the patterns of demand, ownership and readership, as men and women maintained or redefined their mutual roles in business and employment, as well as in society at large </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2989-39th_annual_conference_on_book_trade_history_men_and_women_in_the_book_trade_changing_gender_roles_over_500_years.html 2017/11/26 MS. Douce 201: the story of a curious manuscript of eighteenth-century satires <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2991/100/100/image.jpg" alt="MS. Douce 201: the story of a curious manuscript of eighteenth-century satires" align="left" /> The Bodleian's Douce manuscripts include a curious volume of unpublished poems, MS. Douce 201, dated c.1750, and transcribed in a grand, uneven calligraphic hand. The six works it contains are English satires, all but one of them anonymous. Together they represent a uniquely obsessive act of homage to Alexander Pope, marked by expert engagement and deep resentment. Dr Paddy Bullard looks at research that has identified the author of MS. Douce 201, and uses it to piece together the extraordinary story of the manuscript's creation. </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2991-ms__douce_201_the_story_of_a_curious_manuscript_of_eighteenth-century_satires.html 2017/11/28 Merton College History of the Book Group: "Juan de Mariana's History of Spain, from Madrid to Merton and beyond" <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/3002/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Merton College History of the Book Group: "Juan de Mariana's History of Spain, from Madrid to Merton and beyond"" align="left" /> <p>The Spanish Jesuit theologian Juan de Mariana (1536-1624) had a mixed reputation even during his lifetime, with controversy being provoked by aspects of his historical and his political-moral writings alike. This session will concentrate on his History of Spain, first printed in Latin (1592) and later translated into Spanish; Merton College Library has copies of two early editions of, one in Latin (Toledo 1592) and the other in Spanish (Madrid 1650), and the text is well represented elsewhere in Oxford libraries. Mariana&rsquo;s work has an interesting history of reprinting, translation, and adaptation which will be reviewed briefly here.</p> <p>Attendees will have an opportunity to view the Merton copies of works by Juan de Mariana.</p> </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/3002-merton_college_history_of_the_book_group_juan_de_marianas_history_of_spain_from_madrid_to_merton_and_beyond.html 2017/11/29 Gallerie Bassenge Berlin Auktion 110: Druckgraphik des 15.-19. Jahrhunderts <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/3009/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Gallerie Bassenge Berlin Auktion 110: Druckgraphik des 15.-19. Jahrhunderts" align="left" /> Aus der Bibliothek eines Graphikantiquariats.&nbsp; </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/3009-gallerie_bassenge_berlin_auktion_110_druckgraphik_des_15_-19__jahrhunderts.html 2017/11/30 University of Otago (NZ) Centre for the Book - Symposium "Books and Users" <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2869/100/100/image.jpg" alt="University of Otago (NZ) Centre for the Book - Symposium "Books and Users"" align="left" /> "The University of Otago Centre for the Book is pleased to announce our sixth annual research symposium. In 2017, we are teaming up with Dunedin UNESCO City of Literature to offer a 3-day extravaganza engagement with books and culture. ... </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2869-university_of_otago_nz_centre_for_the_book_-_symposium_books_and_users.html 2017/11/28 PBFA Bloomsbury Christmas Book Fair <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2961/100/100/image.jpg" alt="PBFA Bloomsbury Christmas Book Fair" align="left" /> Thousands of beautiful, rare collectable and quirky books, prints, photographs and ephemera will be offered for sale at prices to suit every enthusiast.&nbsp; We welcome collectors old and new to join us for this special festive treat. </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2961-pbfa_bloomsbury_christmas_book_fair.html 2017/12/02 Kiefer Auctions #103 <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2980/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Kiefer Auctions #103" align="left" /> In 1979, Peter Kiefer founded the antiquarian bookshop Peter Kiefer and published his first auction catalogue in 1985. To view the full catalogue for each sale, please visit the <a href="http://www.kiefer.de/auktion_kapitel.aspx" target="_blank">website</a>.&nbsp;<br /> </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2980-kiefer_auctions_103.html 2017/12/09 Dominic Winter - Printed Books, Maps & Documents <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/3005/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Dominic Winter - Printed Books, Maps & Documents" align="left" /> Founded in 1988 and now based in the Cotswold Water Park, Dominic Winter Auctioneers is an independent, specialist auction house with monthly book sales.&nbsp; </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/3005-dominic_winter_-__printed_books_maps__documents.html 2017/12/13 Doyle Photographs <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/3004/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Doyle Photographs" align="left" /> Doyle's auction of Photographs on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 10am offers a wide range of historical and fine art photography. Featured are classic 20th century photographs and portfolios by such artists as Berenice Abbott, Edward Steichen, Margaret Bourke-White, Ansel Adams, Alfred Stieglitz, Diane Arbus, Brassa&iuml;, Andre Kertesz and Henri Cartier-Bresson, as well as works by Aaron Siskind, Ray Metzker, Paul Caponigro and Harry Callahan. </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/3004-doyle_photographs.html 2017/12/14 Dominic Winter - The Library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/3006/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Dominic Winter - The Library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down" align="left" /> Founded in 1988 and now based in the Cotswold Water Park, Dominic Winter Auctioneers is an independent, specialist auction house with monthly book sales. </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/3006-dominic_winter_-__the_library_of_richard_adams_author_of_watership_down.html 2017/12/14 ABA-IES Book Collecting Seminars - Student Bibliophiles at Oxford and Cambridge: a new generation of book collectors <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2985/100/100/image.jpg" alt="ABA-IES Book Collecting Seminars - Student Bibliophiles at Oxford and Cambridge: a new generation of book collectors" align="left" /> The Institute of English Studies runs an active programme of lectures, seminars, conferences, symposia, reading groups and summer schools. Unless otherwise stated, events are free and open to the public. In association with the Antiquarian Booksellers Association, ABA, The focus of the ABE-IES Book Collecting seminars is on bibliophilia and the book trade. Book-collectors, dealers and auctioneers are invited to give a lecture on a subject of their choosing which relates to the practice of bibliophilia. Lectures may be anecdotal, academic or purely for entertainment, with a special focus this year on widening access in book-collecting. With this in mind, the programme is jointly-coordinated and run by the University of London&rsquo;s new&nbsp;Society of Bibliophiles. </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2985-aba-ies_book_collecting_seminars_-_student_bibliophiles_at_oxford_and_cambridge_a_new_generation_of_book_collectors.html 2018/01/09 Book and Paper Row <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2976/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Book and Paper Row" align="left" /> A popular section of the Boston Antiques and Design Show devoted to rare and vintage books and ephemera. </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2976-book_and_paper_row.html 2018/01/13 Salone della Cultura, Milan <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2964/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Salone della Cultura, Milan" align="left" /> The first&nbsp;<strong>Salone de la Cultura</strong> was held in January 2017 in Milan with further salons throughout the year, attracting over 35,000 visitors to each event, an exceptional result! An event which aims to&nbsp;involve readers, collectors, bibliophiles and &ldquo;seekers of paper treasurers&rdquo; in a common celebration of book culture; uniting the different worlds of the book: publishers, antiquarian booksellers and collectors. <br />In 2018, the Italian Antiquarian Booksellers' Association ALAI (affiliated to ILAB) will become part of the Salon with a dedicated section.&nbsp;<br />Organisers of the Salon are two-well-established names in the Italian book world: Matteo Luteriani, publisher of <em>Luni Editrice</em> and Sergio Malavasi of <em><a href="https://www.maremagnum.com/" target="_blank">Maremagnum.com</a></em>&nbsp;. The Salon takes place in one of the most trendy areas in Milan: <em>Superstudio Pi&ugrave;.</em> </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2964-salone_della_cultura_milan.html 2018/01/20 32nd Antiquaria Ludwigsburg <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2930/100/100/image.jpg" alt="32nd Antiquaria Ludwigsburg" align="left" /> <p>The 32nd Antiquaria Ludwigsburg, which can be reached within 10 minutes from Stuttgart, invites booklovers from Germany and abroad. Over 50 exhibitors offer beautiful and extraordinary books, prints, autographs and ephemera.&nbsp;<br />Coinciding with the 300 year anniversary of Ludwigsburg as a mentioned city in the city archives, the organisers have chosen the interesting theme "<em>Antiquaria Urbana - The City"</em> for the 2018 fair.&nbsp;<br /><br /></p> </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2930-32nd_antiquaria_ludwigsburg.html 2018/01/25 57th Stuttgart Antiquarian Book Fair (VDA) <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2881/100/100/image.jpg" alt="57th Stuttgart Antiquarian Book Fair (VDA)" align="left" /> <p>The first event of the bibliophile year: For years the Stuttgart Antiquarian Book Fair has attracted dealers and collectors from all over the world to the elegant "Kunstverein" in the heart of Stuttgart. Exhibitors from Germany, Great Britain, the United States, Switzerland, Austria, France and the Netherlands show rare and valuable medieval manuscripts, books, autographs, and modern prints.</p> <strong>NEW IN 2018:</strong>&nbsp;An auction will be held in the late afternoon of the opening day, 26 January 2018. Exhibitors can include one object in their mandatory book fair catalogue contribution which will be highlighted, reserved and marked as a contribution to this auction. The auction will be held by one of the participating auction houses. Starting price is the price shown in the fair catalogue, there will be no premium. The auction will held by order and for account of the consignee.<br /><br /><strong>Registrations to exhibit are now open, please use the form above.&nbsp;</strong> <p><a href="http://www.antiquare.de" title="57th Stuttgart Antiquarian Book Fair (VDA)" target="_blank">http://www.antiquare.de</a></p> </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2881-57th_stuttgart_antiquarian_book_fair_vda.html 2018/01/26 San Francisco Antiquarian Book Print & Paper Fair 2018 <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2947/100/100/image.jpg" alt="San Francisco Antiquarian Book Print & Paper Fair 2018" align="left" /> A fixture on the Bay Scene for three decades, the San Francisco Antiquarian Book Print &amp; Paper Fair&reg; will host exhibitors from North America, Europe, Asia, &amp; Australia.&nbsp; </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2947-san_francisco_antiquarian_book_print__paper_fair_2018.html 2018/02/02 25th Annual Miami International Map Fair <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2885/100/100/image.jpg" alt="25th Annual Miami International Map Fair" align="left" /> In 2018, the Miami International Map Fair celebrates a quarter of a century! &nbsp;Make plans to be with us for this historic event featuring the finest map dealers and antiquities in the world. </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2885-25th_annual_miami_international_map_fair.html 2018/02/02 Bonhams - Travel & Exploration <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2945/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Bonhams - Travel & Exploration" align="left" /> This auction has not been published yet. Catalogs are usually available four weeks before the auction. </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2945-bonhams_-_travel__exploration.html 2018/02/07 51st California International Antiquarian Book Fair <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2882/100/100/image.jpg" alt="51st California International Antiquarian Book Fair" align="left" /> The 51st California International Antiquarian Book Fair in 2018 will be held in Los Angeles, Pasadena, following the 43rd ILAB Congress. For all information about the congress, please visit the website:&nbsp;<a href="http://www.ilab2018.com " target="_blank">www.ilab2018.com&nbsp;</a><br /><br />The California fair is the first major antiquarian book fair of the year in America and welcomes over 200 international exhibitors each year.&nbsp;<br /><br /> </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2882-51st_california_international_antiquarian_book_fair.html 2018/02/09 39th edition - Greenwich Village Antiquarian Book Fair <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2977/100/100/image.jpg" alt="39th edition - Greenwich Village Antiquarian Book Fair" align="left" /> Drawing the East Coast's best book dealers, this year's 2-day fair offers both the serious bibliophile and the casual browser a delightful opportunity to peruse rare and vintage books spanning the 17th through 21st centuries, including children's series and illustrated books, modern first editions, art, photography and design, maps &amp; prints, political flyers, unusual paper ephemera and memorabilia; also Dickensiana, paleontology, architecture, autographs, African American studies, film history and comics. </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2977-39th_edition_-_greenwich_village_antiquarian_book_fair.html 2018/02/17 NOSBÜSCH & STUCKE Auctions - Auktion 12 <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2972/100/100/image.jpg" alt="NOSBÜSCH & STUCKE Auctions - Auktion 12" align="left" /> "A book that one loves, should not be borrowed, it must be owned" (Friedrich Nietzsche) <p>This idea is the starting point for every biblophile collection, which is driven by the need for uniqueness.&nbsp; And, every library is truly unique in its orientation, compilation and alignment.&nbsp; Our longstanding experience allows us to understand the individual needs and inclinations of our customers and we try to serve those needs in our catalogue selections. In pursuit of this goal, we are unceasingly seeking highly unique objects.</p> </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2972-nosbusch__stucke_auctions_-_auktion_12.html 2018/02/23 23rd Antiquarian Book Fair Zurich 2018 <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2970/100/100/image.jpg" alt="23rd Antiquarian Book Fair Zurich 2018" align="left" /> Welcome to the 23rd Zurich Antiquarian Book Fair with 28 Swiss and international antiquarian booksellers, organised by the Swiss association VEBUKU.&nbsp;<br /><br />A full colour catalogue will be published by January 2018.&nbsp;<br /><br />Dr. Peter Bichsel, President of VEBUKU and the entire Swiss booksellers association invite bibliophiles and collectors to one of Switzerland's most iconic art venues, the Kunsthaus in the heart of Zurich. </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2970-23rd_antiquarian_book_fair_zurich_2018.html 2018/02/23 New York Antiquarian Book Fair (ABAA) <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2883/100/100/image.jpg" alt="New York Antiquarian Book Fair (ABAA)" align="left" /> <p><em>&ldquo;It is exciting in a way you probably don't expect when you just hear the word "Book Fair." Well, to me it is just as exciting as sitting in the dark of the theatre and watch a horror film!&nbsp; This experience is not horror. But it's just as exciting!&rdquo; - Yoko Ono</em></p> <p><em>"THE BEST BOOK FAIR IN THE WORLD" - Andy Rooney</em></p> <p>Book lovers will once again find a fascinating treasure trove at the Park Avenue Armory.&nbsp; Over 200 American and international dealers will exhibit at The New York Antiquarian Book Fair,&nbsp; bringing a vast selection of rare books, maps, manuscripts, illuminated manuscripts and ephemera.</p> </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2883-new_york_antiquarian_book_fair_abaa.html 2018/03/08 Tempo di Libri, Milan <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2965/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Tempo di Libri, Milan" align="left" /> Italian antiquarian booksellers will participate with a dedicated section in the 2018 edition of Tempo di Libri, one of Italy's leading book fairs. </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2965-tempo_di_libri_milan.html 2018/03/08 ABA-IES Book Collecting Seminars - Winchester College: Teaching and collecting in a small historic library <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2986/100/100/image.jpg" alt="ABA-IES Book Collecting Seminars - Winchester College: Teaching and collecting in a small historic library" align="left" /> The Institute of English Studies runs an active programme of lectures, seminars, conferences, symposia, reading groups and summer schools. Unless otherwise stated, events are free and open to the public. In association with the Antiquarian Booksellers Association, ABA, The focus of the ABE-IES Book Collecting seminars is on bibliophilia and the book trade. Book-collectors, dealers and auctioneers are invited to give a lecture on a subject of their choosing which relates to the practice of bibliophilia. Lectures may be anecdotal, academic or purely for entertainment, with a special focus this year on widening access in book-collecting. With this in mind, the programme is jointly-coordinated and run by the University of London&rsquo;s new&nbsp;Society of Bibliophiles. </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2986-aba-ies_book_collecting_seminars_-_winchester_college_teaching_and_collecting_in_a_small_historic_library.html 2018/03/13 2018 Stockholm Antiquarian Book Fair <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2963/100/100/image.jpg" alt="2018 Stockholm Antiquarian Book Fair" align="left" /> The Swedish Antiquarian Booksellers Association (SVAF) has now announced the&nbsp;dates for the&nbsp;2018 Stockholm Antiquarian Book Fair. The fair will take place from&nbsp;the&nbsp;17th&nbsp;to the&nbsp;18th&nbsp;of&nbsp;March at Stockholm&rsquo;s beautiful Royal Academy of Fine Arts. More details will follow.&nbsp;<br /><br />Please note that the Scandinavian Booksellers' Associations (Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Finland) have just relaunched the online platform <a href="http://www.antikvariat.net/" target="_blank">www.antikvariat.net</a> - find rare books, maps, prints and more online, prior to the fair!&nbsp; </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2963-2018_stockholm_antiquarian_book_fair.html 2018/03/17 Tokyo International Antiquarian Book Fair 2018 <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2950/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Tokyo International Antiquarian Book Fair 2018" align="left" /> The Antiquarian Booksellers Association of Japan (ABAJ) is pleased to announce that the Tokyo International Antiquarian Book Fair 2018 will take place from March 23rd till 25th in the Tokyo Traffic Hall.<br />The venue is close to Ginza, popular shopping area, and has good access, very close to train and subway station.<br />We are looking forward to your participation and meeting many of you in Tokyo! </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2950-tokyo_international_antiquarian_book_fair_2018.html 2018/03/23 Rare Books Edinburgh 2018 <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2983/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Rare Books Edinburgh 2018" align="left" /> Launched in March 2017, Rare Books Edinburgh is a new initiative to celebrate book history and rare and collectable books.&nbsp;<br />From the first printing in Scotland in 1508, through the world-changing books of the Scottish Enlightenment, to high spots of modern collectable books that owe their existence to Edinburgh coffee shops, along with the studies and collections at major institutions from the University of Edinburgh to the National Library of Scotland, the city of Edinburgh has one of the richest histories and greatest resources for books and book history in the Anglophone world. </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2983-rare_books_edinburgh_2018.html 2018/03/23 Paris International Rare Book & Fine Art Fair <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2867/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Paris International Rare Book & Fine Art Fair" align="left" /> <p>One of the most prestigious fairs of its kind in the world, this annual event attracts both collectors and the curious.</p> <p>The Paris Fair offers its ever increasing number of visitors a panorama of the highlights of our written heritage, together with a vast selection of engravings and drawings, presented by leading professionals from around the world. Manuscripts, incunabula, exceptional bindings, early maps and photographs, autographs, old and contemporary prints and drawings, provide a fascinating pot-pourri of works for the collector and neophyte alike.</p> </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2867-paris_international_rare_book__fine_art_fair.html 2018/04/13 Florida Antiquarian Book Fair 2018 <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2938/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Florida Antiquarian Book Fair 2018" align="left" /> The oldest and largest antiquarian book fair in the Southeastern United States, third largest in the nation. </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2938-florida_antiquarian_book_fair_2018.html 2018/04/20 ABA-IES Book Collecting Seminars - Before the Collection: Two perspectives on forming and working with collections <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2987/100/100/image.jpg" alt="ABA-IES Book Collecting Seminars - Before the Collection: Two perspectives on forming and working with collections" align="left" /> The Institute of English Studies runs an active programme of lectures, seminars, conferences, symposia, reading groups and summer schools. Unless otherwise stated, events are free and open to the public. In association with the Antiquarian Booksellers Association, ABA, The focus of the ABE-IES Book Collecting seminars is on bibliophilia and the book trade. Book-collectors, dealers and auctioneers are invited to give a lecture on a subject of their choosing which relates to the practice of bibliophilia. Lectures may be anecdotal, academic or purely for entertainment, with a special focus this year on widening access in book-collecting. With this in mind, the programme is jointly-coordinated and run by the University of London&rsquo;s new&nbsp;Society of Bibliophiles. </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2987-aba-ies_book_collecting_seminars_-_before_the_collection_two_perspectives_on_forming_and_working_with_collections.html 2018/05/08 31st Salone Internazionale del Libro Torino <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2966/100/100/image.jpg" alt="31st Salone Internazionale del Libro Torino" align="left" /> The Italian <em>Salone Internazionale del Libro </em>is an international book fair for the modern book world: a trade show for publishers, agents, modern booksellers and authors with a strong consumer element and wide programme of events. The Italian Antiquarian Booksellers' Association will also join this fair, as the Salone della Cultura and Tempo di Libri, both in Milan, to broaden their network and customer base with a dedicated ILAB / ALAI section. </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2966-31st_salone_internazionale_del_libro_torino.html 2018/05/11 The Book at the Crossroads of Diversities <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/3011/100/100/image.jpg" alt="The Book at the Crossroads of Diversities" align="left" /> Annual Conference of the Bibliographical Society of Canada: Over the centuries, the book has played a pivotal role in capturing, preserving and passing on voices to succeeding generations of readers. At Congress 2018 bibliographers and book historians will gather at the annual conference of the Bibliographical Society of Canada to explore the many facets of the book that have made it such an enduring conveyor of the diversities upon which Canadian culture has been built. </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/3011-the_book_at_the_crossroads_of_diversities.html 2018/05/28 ABA-IES Book Collecting Seminars - Eton College Library and its young collectors <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2988/100/100/image.jpg" alt="ABA-IES Book Collecting Seminars - Eton College Library and its young collectors" align="left" /> The Institute of English Studies runs an active programme of lectures, seminars, conferences, symposia, reading groups and summer schools. Unless otherwise stated, events are free and open to the public. In association with the Antiquarian Booksellers Association, ABA, The focus of the ABE-IES Book Collecting seminars is on bibliophilia and the book trade. Book-collectors, dealers and auctioneers are invited to give a lecture on a subject of their choosing which relates to the practice of bibliophilia. Lectures may be anecdotal, academic or purely for entertainment, with a special focus this year on widening access in book-collecting. With this in mind, the programme is jointly-coordinated and run by the University of London&rsquo;s new&nbsp;Society of Bibliophiles. </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2988-aba-ies_book_collecting_seminars_-_eton_college_library_and_its_young_collectors.html 2018/07/10 Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Exilforschung - Thema: Archive und Museen des Exils <table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tr> <td style=" font: normal 11px Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"> <img src="http://www.slam-livre.fr/thumb/news/2995/100/100/image.jpg" alt="Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Exilforschung - Thema: Archive und Museen des Exils" align="left" /> Exil, Flucht und Migration sind meist grenz&uuml;berschreitende Ortsver&auml;nderungen, die unweigerlich mehr als einen Staat betreffen. Migrationsbewegungen beziehen sich dabei nicht nur auf die Menschen, die gehen, sondern auch auf die materialen Zeugnisse, die sie mit sich f&uuml;hren, die auf den Wegen des Exils entstehen, angeeignet, verloren oder zur&uuml;ckgelassen werden. </td> </tr> </table> http://www.slam-livre.fr/eng/news/2995-jahrestagung_der_gesellschaft_fur_exilforschung_-_thema_archive_und_museen_des_exils.html 2018/09/13