Oxford Book Fair

Oxford Fine Press Book Fair

Every two years the Provincial Booksellers Fairs Association (PBFA) in the UK organises the Oxford Fine Press Book Fair with the assistance of the UK team of the Fine Press Book Association. The Fair runs over a Saturday and Sunday with around 100 stands for presses, dealers, suppliers, and related organisations. The Fair Manager for the PBFA is Henry Gott.

The Fine Press Book Association organises a Fair Dinner held at St Cross College on the Saturday evening. and a programme of three lectures and the presentation of various awards on the Sunday.

The 2020 Fair was originally planned for 28-29 March but has now had to be postponed to 21-22 November 2020. All being well, it will be held, as originally planned, in the Examination Schools in central Oxford. As soon as we have firm details from the PBFA we will post them here.

In lieu of the March event, a “virtual fair” is underway showcasing exhibitors as email newsletters. These can be viewed here:

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2020 Exhibitors

Those who were booked to exhibit in March will be contacted directly by the PBFA; they were:

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Addison Publications Ltd.
Altazimuth Press & Tom Paine Press
Andy English, The Isle Handpress
Andy Moore Calligraphy
Annegret Frauenlob. Atelier fur Grafik and Buchkunst
Apple and Wave Press
Ariadne Books
Ashton Rare Books
Atelier Alma Charta
Atelier Vandorou
BABEL
Ballantyne Way
Blackwell Rare Books
Blue Print Press
Bonnefant Press
Boxwood Books & Prints
Cheltenham Rare Books
Chevington Press
Christine McCauley, MS Press
Claire Illouz
Claude Cox Old & Rare Books
Claudia Berg
Delos Press
Design for Today
Designer Bookbinders
Editions Verdigris
Elies Plana
Enitharmon Editions
Extraordinary Editions
Fernando Feijoo & Jim Butler
Fine Press Book Association
Fine Press Poetry
Fleece Press
Fork & Broom Press
Fox Ash Press
Friederike von Hellermann
Grapho Editions
Greenboathouse Press
Hand & Eye Editions
Harmatan & Oakridge Leathers
Harsimus Press
Heavy Duty Press
Hill Press
Impress-Publishing
Inky Parrot Press
J Hewit & Sons Ltd
Jennings Fine Art
John Purcell Paper
Judd Street Gallery
Julian Smith
Karen Jakobsen, Art and Design Books
Kate Holland
Leslie Gerry Editions
Lone Oak Press
Ludlow Bookbinders Ltd
Lux Mentis
Maggs Bros Ltd
Mainstone Press
Michael Taylor Rare Books
Midnight Paper Sales
Mixolydian Editions
MKB Editions
Nancy Loeber
Nikodim Press
Nomad Letterpress
Old School Press
Old Stile Press
Olney Pottery Press
Oxford Guild of Printers
Oxford Scribes
Paekakariki Press
Parvenu Press
Passim Editions, The Arif Press
Peter Brown
Private Libraries Association
p’s and q’s Press
Radha Pandey
Reading Room Press
Right Hand Press
S P Tuohy
Salvage Press
Sherwin Beach Press
Shirley Sharoff Editions
Society of Wood Engravers
Solmentes Press
Sophie Schneideman Rare Books
St James Park Press
St Omers Press/Mount Orleans Press
Stella Press
Strawberry Press
Susan Allix
Tatlin Books
Thin Ice Press
Tracey Bush/Fathom Five Books
Tudor Black Press
Veronica Watts
Victoria Hall Hand Decorated Papers
Wavestone Press
Whittington Press
Woodbridge Rare Books
Woodcraft Press
Wykeham Books
Zimnol Books