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Eight Annual Fort Lauderdale Antiquarian Book Fair



>
> The Florida Center for the Book and the Fontaneda Society (friends of
> the library group) present the:
>
>  Eight Annual Fort Lauderdale Antiquarian Book Fair
>    January 17th & 18th, 1997
>    Friday 11-8 pm, Saturday 9-5 pm
>
>    Broward County Main Library
>    100 S. Andrews Ave.
>    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
>
>
>  SCHEDULE OF PROGRAMS & BOOK ARTS DEMONSTRATIONS
>    (Free and open to the public)
>
>    FRIDAY, JANUARY 17th, 1997
>
>    12:00 noon -- Is There Gold in Your Attic?
>      Mike Slicker of Lighthouse Books, St. Petersburg, FL
>
>    2:00pm-4:00pm -- How to Begin Collecting
>      Arthur Minters Booksellers & Appraisers, St. Petersburg, FL
>
>    5:00pm-8:00pm -- Exhibit Opening and Reception
>      Pictorial Cover Art : An Exhibition of American Book Jackets,
>      1920-1950.
>      Program with Steven Heller, Art Director of the New York Times
>      Book Review, and author of "Jackets Required."
>
>    SATURDAY, JANUARY 18th, 1997
>
>    10:30am-12:00 noon -- Beginner's Guide to Evaluating Your Books.
>      Free appraisal of 2 books.  Robert Hittel, Bookseller, Senior
>      Member of ASA.
>
>    12:00 noon -- 2:00 pm -- How to Identify Rare Books and First
>      Editions.  Steve Eisenstein, A-Book-A-Brac-Shop, Miami Beach, FL
>
>
>  BOOKS ARTS DEMONSTRATIONS
>   Continuous 10:00am-4:00pm
>
>    . Calligraphy -- Thery McKinney, Ft. Lauderdale
>    . Leather Bookbinding -- Cora Gefter, Cora's Bookbinding,
>      Coral Springs
>    . Paper Marbling -- James Tapley, Bookbinder, Bradenton, FL
>    . Papermaking -- Anjal, Fort Lauderdale, FL
>    . Traditional Bookbinding -- Linda Rollins, Capella Book Arts,
>      Fort Lauderdale, FL
>
>
>  ON EXHIBIT
>
>     Jan. 3-23, 1997 -- AIGA "50 Books, 50 Covers 1995"
>
>     Jan. 17-Feb. 17, 1997 --  Pictorial Cover Art : An Exhibition
>                               of American Book Jackets, 1920-1950
>
> Contact James A. Findlay or Peggy Bing
>
>  Ft. Lauderdale Antiquarian Book Fair
>    %Dianne and Michael Bienes Special Collections
>    and Rare Book Library
>    Broward County Main Library
>    Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301
>    (954) 357-8667
>    (954) 357-6118 (FAX
>    bienes@bc.seflin.org (e-mail)
>
>
>      > -----------------------------------------------
James A. Findlay
Librarian
The Bienes Center for the Literary Arts
The Dianne and Michael Bienes
  Special Collections and Rare Book Library     _______
Broward County Library                         /______/(
100 S. Andrews Ave.                           (_______(
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301                     (________(

954-357-8692 (phone)
954-357-7291 (Fax)

JFindlay@mail.bcl.lib.fl.us (e-mail)


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