2024 Tennessee Book and Paper Fair


2024 Dates:

July 26-27
Friday 6-9pm
Saturday 10am-5pm
Dealer Setup Friday after 9am


Tennessee State Library and Archives
1001 Rep. John Lewis Way N
Nashville, TN 37219
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Free! / Ample parking at library and surrounding buildings

The fair will include a variety of collectible and rare books, autographed documents, and other ephemera. Bibliophiles will discover modern first editions of literature, mystery, and science fiction. Collectible books and documents concerning the War Between the States, the American Revolution, and both World Wars will be available. Dealers specializing in children’s literature, art, religion, fine bindings, and books about books will also be exhibiting at the fair. Book prices ranging from $10 to $10,000 are sure to pique the interest of the leisure reader as well as the most avid collector.

2023 Dealers (2024 Dealers to be Added Soon)
Americana Books
Owner: David Hamilton
Stone Mountain, GA
Andy Meek, Bookseller
Owner: Andy Meek
Atlanta, GA
Back In Time Rare Books
Owner: Mike Cotter
Jacksonville, FL
Big Spring Books
Owner: Penn Dilworth
Huntsville, AL
Bookleggers Fine Books
Owner: Larry and Janet Van de Carr
Park Ridge, IL
Books of the Ages
Owner: Gary Ovemann
Batavia, OH
Caroliniana Books
Owner: Jeffrey Rovevpor and Holly Segar
Aiken, SC
Curated Books and Records
Owner: Kevin Twit
Nashville, TN
Darosie Planet
Owner: Sharon. R. Karam
Jonesborough, TN
Dr. Holloway’s Estate Sales
Owner: Clinton Holloway
Nashville, TN
Dr. Richard Shadinger, Bookseller
Owner: Dr. Richard Shadinger
Nashville, TN
First Folio
Owner: Dennis Melhouse
Paris, TN
George E. Webb, Jr. Bookseller
Owner: George E. Webb, Jr.
Rogersville, TN
Glover’s Bookery
Owner: John Glover
Lexington, KY
Jerry N. Showalter, Bookseller
Owner: Jerry N. Showalter
Ivy, VA
Kenneth Mallory, Bookseller
Owner: Kenneth Mallory
Decatur, GA
Landmark Booksellers
Owner: Joel Tomlin
Franklin, TN
M & L Antiques (postcards)
Knoxville, TN
Old New York Book Shop
Owner: Cliff Graubart
Atlanta, GA
Paul and Elaine Jones – Booksellers
Owner: Paul and Elaine Jones
McLeansville, NC
Rutledge Books
Owner: R & D Hawkins
Gaffney, SC
Stanford Fine Art
Owner: Stan Mabry
Nashville, TN
Susan Davis Bookseller
Owner: Susan Davis
Memphis, TN
The Ridge Books
Owner: Lee Linn
Calhoun, GA
Tom and Caroline McGee
Owner: Tom and Caroline McGee
Madison, AL
Wayside Books
Owner: Dianne and Steve Cox
Pittsburg, KS
Yesterday’s Books
Owner: Bob and Becky Scott
Richmond, IN