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Fourth Private Press Fair: OAK KNOLL FEST 1997



Hello, Book Arts-L members!

We would like to announce our Oak Knoll Fourth Annual Private Press Fair in New
Castle, Delaware on Saturday, October 4, and Sunday, October 5.

What better way to spend the weekend than:

Browsing beautiful, fine press books about literature, poetry, the book arts
and
other subjects.

Interacting with over 20 American and British fine press printers, speakers,
and
book arts demonstrations.

Scooping up books at Oak Knoll's 20% off shop sale on books about books and the
book arts.

Strolling through a picturesque colonial town along the Delaware River.

What more could book lovers and collectors ask for?

Come to Oak Knoll Fest 1997, our fourth annual private press fair on Saturday,
October 4th and Sunday, October 5th in New Castle, Delaware where you will
mingle with some of today's foremost traditional and modern fine press printers.

Gabriel Rummonds of the Plain Wrapper Press, author of the new work,
Printing on
the Iron Handpress, and Simon Lawrence from the Fleece Press will give talks
about printing and private press work.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 4, 1997
Oak Knoll Books 20% off shop sale, 414 Delaware Street
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Speaker: Gabriel Rummonds at Immanuel Parish Hall, Harmony Street & The Strand
10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Oak Knoll Fest 1997 - St. Peter's Hall, 5th & Harmony Streets
12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 5, 1997
Oak Knoll Books 20% off shop sale
8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Speaker: Simon Lawrence, The Fleece Press, Immanuel Parish Hall, Harmony Street
& The Strand - 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Oak Knoll Fest 1997 - 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

PRIVATE PRESSES EXHIBITING

The Alembic Press
The Arion Press
The Bieler Press
Bowne & Co.
Caliban Press
The Fleece Press
Goodenough Art
The Hill Press
Incline Press
Larkspur Press
Midnight Paper Sales
The Ninja Press
The Old School Press
Old Stile Press
Pentagram Press
Peter & Donna Thomas
The Press of Colorado College
Press of Appletree Alley
Robin Price
Primrose Academy
Rowan Tree Press
The Tern Press
Whittington Press
Miriam MacGregor
Gregg Campbell
Theo Rehak

For travel and accomodation information, contact Esther Fan at:

Oak Knoll Books
414 Delaware Street, New Castle DE 19720
Phone (302) 328-7232 / Fax (302) 328-7232
Email: oakknoll@oakknoll.com
Web: http://www.oakknoll.com

P.S. Our 12,000 title inventory of out-of-print, antiquarian and new books
about
books is now fully searchable from our web site for the first time!

Esther C. Fan




Oak Knoll Books, Specialists in Books about Books, the History of the Book
and the Book Arts (ABAA/ILAB)
414 Delaware Street, New Castle DE 19720 USA
Phone: (302) 328-7232 / Fax: (302) 328-7274 / Email: oakknoll@oakknoll.com
Web: http://www.oakknoll.com - ASK FOR A FREE CATALOGUE!


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