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An Introduction to Rare Books: A Tour for Children
Sat 3 June 2017, 14:00 – 14:30 BST
Most people have books at home, but don't know that books can be rare, or even valuable.
Come and explore the extraordinary world of rare books, from books that are 500 years old to Harry Potter and co.
Led by a friendly and approachable rare book specialist, the tour will last approximately 30 minutes, and finish in the fair cafe.
Afterwards, why not try your hand at printing or book-binding in the LIVE! section of the fair.
Suitable for accompanied children aged 7+.
Entry to the fair is free. For more information see www.olympiabookfair.com.
On arrival at the fair, please check in at the Ticket Desk to confirm your place. Unconfirmed places will be released thirty minutes before the tour is due to leave.
A Rare Books London Event
ATG is proud to be the media partner of the inaugural Rare Books London 2017 and is publishing the 2017 Books, Prints and Maps supplement. This dedicated supplement is written by industry specialists and will celebrate the rich history of book dealing and the great expertise that resides in the dealing and auctioneering community, seeking to connect the reader with leading members of the book trade. Subscribers to RBL events will receive a free digital copy of the Supplement on publication.