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Make sure to get out to the April 6, show. New dealers, lots of great stock, plus great dealers in vintage rare and antiquarian books. Old books on a huge range of topics including: books on travel, military, science, literature, biographies, the Arctic, cooking, etc, plus fiction, and more. Tony R, Orangeville. I loved looking through the old postcards, the vintage illustrations as well as the messages. Looking forward to the next show! Steven Evans Vintage Photography, Toronto Steven is a passionate collector and dealer in vintage photography and is always on the lookout for exceptional vintage images from around the world.
Make sure to get out to the November 18, show. New dealers, lots of great stock, plus great dealers in vintage rare and antiquarian books. You should plan to attend. Old books on a huge range of topics including: books on travel, military, science, literature, biographies, the Arctic, cooking, etc, plus fiction, and more. It occupies a block between Christie Street on the west and Wychwood Avenue on the east. Clair streetcar runs along St. Clair and connects with St.
The bulk of what was available were boxes of papers, although I seem to mostly have taken pictures of books, which is not a very accurate depiction of what was available. The papers and cards and pamphlets were sorted by geographical region, time, topic — think: Hamilton, Ontario, trains, train stations. Like collectors of fountain pens, collectors of vintage ephemera are often looking for something specific. It was a lot of fun to browse through some of the older or obsolete materials, and see how things were ten or fifty or more years ago. Manuals for typewriters, cookbooks, old magazines with advertisements for! It was also fun to see how many people came out to see this stuff, both young and old. You could tell the seasoned veteran vendors, and the sense of community that has been around for probably ages, but everyone was friendly and welcoming and incredibly knowledgeable.
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Important: For security reasons, book and paper items for sale or appraisal cannot be brought into the exhibitor hall without authorization from show personnel. Lansing Center E. Michigan Ave Lansing, Michigan 3 blocks east of Capitol. Items include:. That first year there were only 30 exhibitors, but the show quickly became popular and expanded, first moving to the Lansing Civic Center and then on to the Lansing Center. The show that started on a whim grew to be one of the biggest of its kind in the United States.