The Sydney Rare Book Fair ~ 26th to 28th October 2023

presented by ANZAAB with the support of the University of Sydney.

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The 2023 Sydney Rare Book Fair returns again in October 2023.

It will be held again at the beautiful gothic MacLaurin Hall, at the center of the University of Sydney on the 26th to 28th of October 2023.

MacLaurin Hall is one of the University of Sydney's oldest and most historical buildings located in Camperdown, just 10 minutes from Sydney's CBD.

  • Thursday 26th October: 6pm - 9pm
  • Friday 27th October: 10am - 5pm
  • Saturday 28th October: 10am - 4pm

    A gathering of buyers, sellers and lovers of books not to be missed.

    Whatever your tastes may be, you are sure to find a rare and interesting book, print or piece of ephemera to add to your collection.

    The Company

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    Old, Fine and Rare books

    Kenneth Hince Old & Fine Books is a prominent bookselling business, established in Melbourne in the 1950s by Kenneth Hince and now managed by his daughter Barbara.

    We have extensive experience in buying and selling choice antiquarian books. You can rely on us because of our knowledge of this specialist market and the integrity for which we are renowned. We operate by post and on-line. Our special interests are the settlement and local history of Victoria, the exploration of Australia, art and illustrated books, literature and private press, and general antiquarian.

    Hince Books is always interested in buying books, maps and ephemera of quality. We buy actively in the fields listed above. Please contact us for a market price estimate.

    For further information contact the Manager: Barbara Hince on 03 7065 0858 or email.

    Kenneth Hince Old & Fine Books Pty Ltd supplies fine and rare books in most fields, with an emphasis on Australian History and Exploration, Pacific Voyages, Children's Books, First Editions of literature in English, Fine Bindings, Private Press books, Travel, Art, Decorative Art and Architecture.

    Member of  ANZAAB (Australia and New Zealand), ABA (International), ILAB (International), SLAM (France).

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