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HEART OF ENGLAND 2012
Start Date: 01/07/2012 End Date: 01/07/2012
Venue: National Motorcycle Museum, Coventry Road, Bickenhill, Solihull, West Midlands B92 0EJ (J6 of M42)
Venue tel: 01675 444111
Venue website: www.nationalmotorcyclemuseum.co.uk
Map click here
Car Parking: Free on site
Motorway Junction: J6, M42
Opening times: 10am-4pm
Admission: 2
Refreshments: Yes, on site canteen
Disabled facilities: Yes
Nearest railway station: Birmingham International, 5 minute taxi ride away
Fair Manager: Phil Woolley, Black Cat Bookshop 0116 251 2756



Exhibitors
Exhibitors List for HEART OF ENGLAND 2012

01/07/2012
ADRIAN HARRINGTON LIMITED T/a Adrian Harrington Rare Books
Tel: 020 7937 1465    rare@harringtonbooks.co.uk
Specialisms: Literature, first editions, children's books, library sets, Winston Churchill, Ian Fleming, occult and esoterica.
B J WALSH OLD BOOKS & IRISH BOOKS
Tel: 01452 810866    bjwalsh@waitrose.com
Specialisms: Books of Irish interest.
BLACK CAT BOOKSHOP
Tel: 07850 795207, 07718 536357    blackcatuk@aol.com
Specialisms: Children's and Illustrated books; Crime and Detective fiction inc. Sherlock Holmes & James Bond; British comics & Annuals; Periodicals; Observer series; fantasy, science fiction, horror; Penguins and literature; Ephemera; Leicestershire & Rutland interest.
BOOKMARK - CHILDREN'S BOOKS
Tel: 01793 731693    leonora-excell@btconnect.com
Specialisms: Children's & illustrated books and related juvenilia.
BOOKS & INK BOOKSHOP
Tel: 01295 709769    books@booksandink.co.uk
Specialisms: New, used and antiquarian books stocked. Over 25,000 books to browse. No obligation booksearch service. Wide general stock. Specialisms in children's, humanities and topography of Oxfordshire, Northamptonshire and the Cotswolds.
BROADHURSTS OF SOUTHPORT LTD
Tel: 01704 532064 & 01704 534110    litereria@aol.com
Specialisms: Modern first editions, private press, art & architecture, natural history, aviation, topography & general antiquarian.
CHANTREY BOOKS
Tel: 0114 274 8958    chantrey.24@btinternet.com
Specialisms: Gardening, rural life, cookery, wine, herbs, illustrated.
CHRIS MARTIN MODERN FIRST EDITIONS
Tel: 01623 798771, mob: 07702 705021    cjm123@sky.com
Specialisms: Modern first editions and related ephemera; Lake District books.
CHRISTOPHER BARON
Tel: 0161 980 1014    ChrisBaronBooks@aol.com
Specialisms: Mainly non-fiction.
CHRISTOPHER HEPPA
Tel: 01245 267679    christopher@heppa4288.fsnet.co.uk
Specialisms: Crime fiction, modern firsts, H E Bates, P G Wodehouse, John Buchan, children's, illustrators, military.
CHRISTOPHER SAUNDERS BOOKS
Tel: 01594 516030    chris@cricket-books.com
Specialisms: Cricket.
CLASSIC CRIME COLLECTORS
Tel: 07804 341368    classic-crime@mtwilson.freeserve.co.uk
Specialisms: Over 15,000 good quality books, mixture of fiction and non-fiction - Bondiana, crime fiction, children's including Enid Blyton and Arthur Ransome, Northern topography, particularly Wainwright, and transport books (also some modern firsts).
D B DERBYSHIRE BOOKSELLER
Tel: 01706 879944; 07010 723292    mail@dbderbz-books.com
Specialisms: Small general stock with an interest in Northern topography, transport, industrial history, art & illustrated, and children's books.
DAVID GILLHAM
Tel: 01604 844411    gillbooks@btinternet.com
DELPH BOOKS
Tel: 0161 764 4488    franklamb@delphbooks.freeserve.co.uk
Specialisms: Local topography & dialect, military history, police & school histories, rolls of honour, registers, parish registers for Lancashire & Yorkshire.
FIONA EDWARDS
Tel: 07710 410325    fedwards431@btinternet.com
Specialisms: Cookery, food, drink and related subjects.
GEORGE LONGDEN
Tel: 01625 572584    longdengeorge@hotmail.com
Specialisms: General stock of quality secondhand books.
GERALD BAKER
Tel: 0117 974 4319    ggbaker@btinternet.com
Specialisms: Sport, fishing, topography, transport (particularly railways), industrial history, official publicity of the British railway companies.
GRESHAM BOOKS
Tel: 01460 55233    jameskhine@btinternet.com
Specialisms: Architecture, cookery, textiles, costume, engineering and antiquarian.
H J MORGAN
Tel: 01767 691383    hedleymorgan@ntlworld.com
Specialisms: General books, with an academic bias, in the fields of literature, history and travel.
HALEWOOD & SONS
Tel: 01772 252613    books@halewood221b.freeserve.co.uk
Specialisms: Foreign travel, especially Africana, Australasia, Polar, atlases and fine illustrated and rare books.
HEREWARD BOOKS
Tel: 01353 740821    sales@herewardbooks.co.uk
Specialisms: Shooting, fishing, big game hunting, fine bindings and general plate books.
J & M BOOKS LTD
Tel: 01517 331501    jandmbooks@btinternet.com
Specialisms: Modern first editions.
J M BLANCHFIELD
Tel: 07749 118125    johnblanchfield@rocketmail.com
Specialisms: Industrial history, general academic.
JAMES M PICKARD (RARE BOOKS)
Tel: 0116 270 7169    JPRAREBOOK@aol.com
Specialisms: Ian Fleming/Bondiana, Leslie Charteris/The Saint, Enid Blyton/The Famous Five, rare and first editions, the classics of detective fiction.
JOHN UNDERWOOD ANTIQUARIAN BOOKS
Tel: 01953 860746    mrjunder@aol.com
Specialisms: Antiquarian books, manuscript items, newspapers, Medieval manuscript leaves, children's books and modern first editions.
JONATHAN GIBBS BOOKS
Tel: 01684 593169    info@jgibbsbooks.co.uk
Specialisms: Music, horse racing, literature, general academic.
JULIAN SMITH
Tel: 0116 270 1856 / 270 1914    clarendonbooks@aol.com
Specialisms: History, especially Leicestershire, literature, travel and illustrated.
LASTING WORDS LTD
Tel: 01604 721644    lastingwords@btconnect.com
Specialisms: Children's, modern first editions, detective fiction, illustrated and literature.
LION BOOKS
Tel: 01562 745060    lionbooks@sky.com
Specialisms: Motoring and motor sport, football books and programmes, fishing and general sport and Worcestershire topography.
MAINLY FICTION
Tel: 0161 428 6836    mainly.fiction@ntlworld.com
Specialisms: Crime and thriller 1st editions, modern fiction, children's books.
MARK SKIPPER BOOKS
Tel: 01684 300820    grecianbooks@yahoo.co.uk
Specialisms: Modern first editions, vintage fiction, original artwork, detective fiction.
MARRIN'S BOOKSHOP
Tel: 01303 253016    patrick@marrinbook.co.uk
Specialisms: Fine general antiquarian, Topography, prints and maps.
MICHAEL SWEENEY BOOKS
Tel: 01328 830068    redstart@waitrose.com
Specialisms: Natural history, literature (especially crime fiction and modern firsts); art; sport (especially cycling); history; topography and landscape.
NICOL BOOKS
Tel: 01246 413766    nicolbooks@aol.com
Specialisms: Trade catalogues and ephemera.
PEAKIRK BOOKS
Tel: 01328 829944    peakirkbooks@btinternet.com
Specialisms: Specialists in 20th century collectable children's and illustrated books, including the Ladybird series, Comic annuals, Observers books, Girls school stories, Blyton and most authors of juvenile literature. Our other areas of interest are detective crime fiction and the poetry of John Clare, with large stock & catalogue always available.
PETER HILL
Tel: 01243 379956    peterhill.books@btinternet.com
Specialisms: Travel, art, classical archaeology, literature.
PETER MOORE
Tel: 01223 411177    peter.moore14@btconnect.com
Specialisms: Australia and Pacific and general stock.
PHILLIP ROBBINS OF WARWICK
Tel: 01926 494368    phillrobbins@yahoo.co.uk
Specialisms: Countryside, topography, sport and military.
QUADRILLE (GUEST EXHIBITOR)
Tel: 01923 829079    ephemeraquadrille@btinternet.com
Specialisms: Ephemera. Royal and rare commemoratives, performing arts, valentines and unusual items appertaining to the history of London.
R E & G B WAY
Tel: 01638 507217    waybks@msn.com
Specialisms: Horses, hunting and field sports. Small general stock.
RICHARD J HODGSON (BOOKS)
Tel: 07950 647377    rjhodgsonbooks@clara.co.uk
Specialisms: Agriculture, illustrated (including A & C Black, children's and art), travel (including Baedeker guides etc), natural history (including Darwin).
ROCHDALE BOOK COMPANY
Tel: 01706 658300 (home), mobile: 07968 140393    worthybooks@aol.com
Specialisms: Wide variety of rare and secondhand books, maps and prints. Also large stock of Lancashire material.
ROGER J KNOWLES - ANTIQUARY
Tel: 01543 279313    rogerjknowles@btinternet.com
Specialisms: Historical documents & seals (12th-19th century), national, local and family history, earth sciences, naval & military, engineering.
SALSUS BOOKS
Tel: 01562 742081    salsusbooks@btinternet.com
Specialisms: Academic theology, Eastern churches, Catholic Apostolic Church aka 'Irvingites', Byzantine, medieval studies, tribal art.
SARAH KEY BOOKS
Tel: 01223 312913    info@sarahkeybooks.co.uk
Specialisms: Children's and children's illustrated books.
SYSTON PRINTING & BOOKBINDING
Tel: 0116 253 9552    dodge@spbco.freeserve.co.uk
T P BOOKS
Tel: 01943 830095, mob. 07719 606211    l.harrison539@btinternet.com
Specialisms: Children's particularly girls' school stories, career fiction, and family adventure. Also small selected stock of detective fiction and female authors, e.g. E Goudge, Miss Read, Georgette Heyer, Brontes, etc.
THE INVICTA BOOKSHOP
Tel: 01635 248431    sales@invictabookshop.co.uk
Specialisms: General stock but specialisms in cookery, military, aviation, naval and art.
TONY YATES ANTIQUARIAN BOOKS
Tel: 0116 266 1891    TonyYatesBooks@btopenworld.com
Specialisms: Antiquarian literature, language and history; Thomas Bewick; early children's books; early chess and games; Leicestershire; chapbooks and miniatures; fine bindings.
WAYSIDE MEWS COLLECTABLES (Guest exhibitor)
Tel: 01842 766774 / 755155    waysidemewscollectables@btconnect.com
WEST HULL RARE BOOKS
Tel: 01482 377463    dbeswick@dbeswick.karoo.co.uk
Specialisms: Modern first editions and children's.
WYSEBY HOUSE BOOKS
Tel: 01635 569009    wyseby@btconnect.com
Specialisms: Natural history, science, art reference, architecture.