Firsts, London’s Rare Book Fair, is one of the largest book fairs in the world and it has been taking place in London for more than 60 years. The fair is a celebration of old and rare books and it attracts annually over 150 leading vendors from around the UK and further afield. Medieval manuscripts, signed books, first editions, original artworks, small print runs and more can be found at this 3-day fair. Specialists and experts attend the show, many of whom are available to discuss rare pieces and exciting collections. A range of workshops, such as bookbinding sessions, is available and there are live displays to watch too.

Firsts 2020


Battersea Evolution
Queenstown Road
London SW8 4NW
United Kingdom

Opening hours

5 June: 12pm – 9pm
6 June: 11am – 7pm
7 June: 11am – 5pm

Entrance Fee

General Admission: TBA



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