NOBS is an association of book collectors, dealers, librarians, and others interested in promoting the production, preservation, collection, and sale of fine and antiquarian books, and the preservation and protection of the heritage of the printed word. NOBS is a member of the Fellowship of American Bibliophilic Societies (FABS) and a federally-recognized 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation.
Next NOBS Event:
NOBS Forum: Todd Sommerfeld: History of Miniature Books
March 20th, 7:00 pm
Come meet the local collector of collections, Todd Sommerfeld at his talk on miniature books. He will discuss the history of miniature books from the earliest times to the present, as well as share stories about books and book collecting over the last thirty years
All NOBS Forums are FREE and open to the public.
The forum will be held at Loganberry Books, 13015 Larchmere Boulevard, Shaker Heights 44120. There are many events at Loganberry Books. See their website for more details on upcoming events, including NOBS Forums.
NOBS Akron Antiquarian Book & Paper Fair
The 33rd Annual NOBS Akron Antiquarian Book & Paper Fair will be held on Friday, April 18, 2014 and Saturday, April 19th, 2014 at the John S. Knight Center, 77 East Mill Street, Akron, Ohio.
The Fair will be Friday 3:00 pm to 8:30 pm and Saturday 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.
General admission: $5.00, Students: $3.00, NOBS Members: FREE.
Approximately 40 dealers will be on site, offering selections that are: “Old and Rare, Readable and Collectible, First Editions, Children’s Books, Americana, Maps, Prints,
Illustrated Books, Mysteries, Science Fiction, Cookbooks, Civil War, Aviation,
Art, Literature, Travel and More!”
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