The Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair returns to the Hynes Convention Center in Boston’s beautiful Back Bay, November 13-15. The offerings are wide and diverse from more than 120 dealers from the United States, Australia, England, Denmark, Germany, France, Italy, Russia, and The Netherlands. They will exhibit and sell rare, collectible, and antiquarian books, illuminated manuscripts, autographs, maps, atlases, modern first editions, photographs, and fine and decorative prints.
FRIDAY PREVIEW (5:00pm-9:00pm) – $20 valid for re-entry all weekend
SATURDAY (12:00pm-7:00pm) – $10
SUNDAY (12:00pm-5:00pm) – $10
Certain books were “banned in Boston” at least as far back as 1651, when one William Pynchon wrote a book criticizing Puritanism.