2023 Tennessee Book and Paper Fair


2023 Dates:

July 28-29
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.

Updated: 20 April 2023

2023 Dealers

Dr. Holloway’s Estate Sales
Clinton Holloway, Nashville, TN

First Folio
Dennis Melhouse, Paris, TN

Susan Davis Bookseller
Memphis, TN

Yesterday’s Books
Bob and Becky Scott, Richmond, IN

George E. Webb, Jr. Bookseller
Rogersville, TN

Bookleggers Fine Books – Larry and Janet Van de Carr
Park Ridge, IL

M & L Antiques (postcards)
Knoxville, TN

Americana Books-David Hamilton
Stone Mountain, GA

Dr. Richard Shadinger, Bookseller
Nashville, TN

Tom and Caroline McGee
Madison, AL

Curated Books and Records – Kevin Twit
Nashville, TN

Paul and Elaine Jones-Booksellers
McLeansville, NC

The Ridge Books – Lee Linn
Calhoun, GA

Rutledge Books – R & D Hawkins
Gaffney, SC

Old New York Book Shop – Cliff Graubart
Atlanta, GA

Darosie Planet  – Sharon. R. Karam
Jonesborough, TN

Jerry N. Showalter, Bookseller
Ivy, VA

Kenneth Mallory Bookseller
Decatur, GA

Andy Meek, Bookseller
Atlanta, GA

Big Spring Books Penn Dilworth
Huntsville, AL

Glover’s Bookery John Glover
Lexington, KY

Landmark Booksellers – Joel Tomlin
Franklin, TN

Books of the Ages – Gary Ovemann
Batavia, OH

Wayside Books, Dianne and Steve Cox
Pittsburg, KS

Caroliniana Books – Jeffrey Rovevpor and Holly Segar
Aiken, SC 29802

Stanford Fine Art – Stan Mabry
Nashville, TN

Back In Time Rare Books – Mike Cotter
Jacksonville, FL