2017 Book Fair

Save the Date!

Friday, April 7 from 1pm - 7pm

Saturday, April 8 from 9:30am - 5pm

The Virginia Historical Society will host the
Richmond Antiquarian Book Fair.

Guest Lecturer: Gary Gallagher

Additional Details Here!

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Archived Details from the

2016 Richmond Antiquarian Book Fair

More details are on the VABF Facebook Page

More than 40 of the country's finest booksellers under one roof, offering books, manuscripts, maps, autographs, art and ephemera for every taste and budget. 

Admission is free, parking is ample, and the VMFA Virginia Museum of Fine Arts is right next-door (with its award-winning café and restaurant). 

We guarantee you'll find no more congenial place to be than Richmond in April.

Who’ll be there? Click on the exhibitor links below the map!


Austin Abbey Rare Books

Bagby Books

Back Creek Books

Back in Time Rare Books

Bartleby's Books

Black Swan Books

Black Swan Books and Music

Blue Plate Books

Blue Whale Books

Book People


Buteo Books

Captain Ahab's Rare Books

Cat Tail Run Hand Bookbinding

Citation Books

Colebrook Book Barn

David McCord, Bookseller

David M. Lesser, Fine Antiquarian Books

DeWolfe & Wood Rare Books

Franklin Gilliam :: Rare Books

Frey Fine Books

Heartwood Books

Jerry N. Showalter, Bookseller

The Kelmscott Bookshop

Kenneth Mallory

L & T Respess Books

Le Bookiniste

Lorne Bair Rare Books

Mermaid Books

Michael Pyron, Bookseller

Oasis Books

Old New York Bookshop

Owens & Ramsey, Booksellers


Read'Em Again Books

Richmond Book Shop

Stephen M. Rowe

T. Brennan, Bookseller

Tennessee Books & Autographs

Toadlily Books

Whiting's Old Paper

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