Olympia Book Fair Coverage
Muybridge's Animal Locomotion
An electro-photographic investigation of consecutive phases of animal movements. Animal Locomotion was first published, in 1887, as part of an epic eleven volume set containing 781 plates.
The ABA London International Antiquarian Book Fair
This major three-day event is one of the highlights in the world for book lovers and collectors – and the centrepiece of London International Antiquarian Book Fair Week. In the light and airy National Hall at Olympia, you will find thousands of rare, unusual and unique items offered for sale by 180 leading UK and international dealers.¶ Read more...
Good as it is to inherit a library, it is better to collect one.
Augustine Birrell, Obiter Dicta, "Book Buying" (1884)