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HEART OF ENGLAND 2013
Start Date: 30/06/2013 End Date: 30/06/2013
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 2013

30/06/2013
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.
BAS LTD.
Tel: 07702 893148    giles.bird@virgin.net
Specialisms: We purchase and sell quality fiction and scarce books, mainly from the twentieth century. We endeavour to have an unusual stock, especially of signed and association copies, or uncommon editions.
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.
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 PHILLIPS
Tel: 01225 742755    batholdbooks@yahoo.co.uk
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.
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
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.
GEORGE STREET BOOKS
Tel: 01457 853413    mervynlomas@hotmail.co.uk
Specialisms: High quality general secondhand stock.
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.
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.
HOLYBOURNE RARE BOOKS
Tel: 01420 82808    stephen@holybournebooks.com
Specialisms: General antiquarian, rare, modern first editions, children's books.
HYRAXIA BOOKS
Tel: 07557 652609    shop@hyraxia.com
Specialisms: Modern first editions, speculative fiction, children's.
IVAN CLARK (NATURAL HISTORY BOOKS)
Tel: 07719 645296
Specialisms: Ornithology and various natural history subjects.
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.
JEAN HEDGER
Tel: 01628 603204    jean.hedger@virgin.net
Specialisms: Children's books, illustrated books of all kinds, reference books related to these two areas, original artwork.
JOHN ATKINSON BOOKS
Tel: 07540 279897    johnatkinsonbooks@yahoo.co.uk
Specialisms: Constantly changing stock - bi-annual catalogues. Specialists in Bondiana and rare modern 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.
JULIAN SMITH
Tel: 0116 270 1856 / 270 1914    clarendonbooks@aol.com
Specialisms: History, especially Leicestershire, literature, travel and illustrated.
LAVENDER FIELDS BOOKS
Tel: 01242 518970    davis@lavender97.fsnet.co.uk
Specialisms: Gloucestershire, West Country especially Cornwall - Ireland, modern first editions, literature, travel, sport.
LION BOOKS
Tel: 01562 745060    lionbooks@sky.com
Specialisms: Motoring and motor sport, football books and programmes, fishing and general sport and Worcestershire topography.
M & P BOOKS
Tel: 01298 77786    mandpbooks@googlemail.com
Specialisms: Bookdealers trading in general stock including a good selection of military, history, children's, cookery, art, transport etc. Books are used or near new condition with some antiquarian items.
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.
MAVIS EGGLE
Tel: 01582 762603    mavis_eggle@yahoo.co.uk
Specialisms: Miscellaneous social history as revealed through books and ephemera: religious tracts, street literature, popular fiction, radical press, science and technology, publishers' bindings and paperbacks, periodicals. Mostly late 18th-early 20th century.
MICHAEL QUICK
Tel: 01684 565800    mqbooks@aol.com
Specialisms: History, military history and military, naval history.
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.
MIKE MORRIS (Guest exhibitor)
Tel: 01283 575344    info@trademaps.co.uk
Specialisms: Maps, prints and ephemera.
MIKE PROWSE
Tel: 0752 891 9101
Specialisms: Travel, natural history, horse racing, field sports, mountaineering, military history.
NEIL SUMMERSGILL
Tel: 01254 813559    summersgillbooks@btinternet.com
Specialisms: Antiquarian, fine bindings, travel, autograph letters, manuscripts and interesting books in most categories.
NICOL BOOKS
Tel: 01246 413766    nicolbooks@aol.com
Specialisms: Trade catalogues and ephemera.
PAUL FOSTER - BOOKS
Tel: 020 8876 7424    info@paulfosterbooks.com
Specialisms: Bindings, art, 19th and 20th century first editions, children's and illustrated.
PETER HILL
Tel: 01243 379956    peterhill.books@btinternet.com
Specialisms: Travel, art, classical archaeology, literature.
PHILLIP AUSTEN
Tel: 01529 461074    phillip.austen@militarybooks.f9.co.uk
Specialisms: Military plus good general stock.
R E & G B WAY
Tel: 01638 507217    waybks@msn.com
Specialisms: Horses, hunting and field sports. Small general stock.
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.
SARAH KEY BOOKS
Tel: 01223 312913    info@sarahkeybooks.co.uk
Specialisms: Children's and children's illustrated books.
STEPHEN RENCH
Tel: 01608 682224; 07773 397839    books@stephenrench.com
Specialisms: Warwickshire, Worcestershire, Gloucestershire and Oxfordshire books. Selection of 'books about books', private press material, miscellaneous antiquarian books, and fine bindings. Also prints, maps, watercolours and drawings.
SURPRISE BOOKS
Tel: 01453 887403, mob: 07731 993306    surprisebooks@btopenworld.com
Specialisms: Modern first editions particularly naval, historical and crime fiction.
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.
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.
YATTON BOOKS & PRINTS
Tel: 01934 838870 or 838820    antony@yattonbookshop.co.uk
Specialisms: Somerset and Bristol, natural history, military, travel and exploration, fine bindings, illustrated inc. children's, railways, and aviation.