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Do you love books?

Exhibitors from around the country will once again convene at the 41st Annual Washington Antiquarian Book Fair, offering both serious collectors and budding enthusiasts rare books, manuscripts, modern first editions, autographs, prints, maps, drawings and other fine ephemera.

The Fair allows book lovers to touch, see and evaluate first hand the quality of the exhibitors’ offerings. Exhibitors have curated collections in virtually every area of interest imaginable: classic literature, science and medicine, geography, modern first editions, travel, sports, children’s and illustrated books and the arts. Buying is accessible as there are a multitude of price points.

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After months of planning, here we are. With a week to go before Preview Night, I am beyond excited about