I have to admit NOBS is one of the funniest acronyms ever. It stands for Northern Ohio Bibliophilic Society and they sponsor the annual Akron Antiquarian Book Fair. The fair has become a pilgrimage of sorts for me and a couple of good friends and I always come home with some great stuff. It’s worth the price of admission just… Read more
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Great finds at the Antiquarian Book Fair
Okay, a few weeks ago I posted about the NOBS Antiquarian Book Fair. Even though I was in the early stages of the Zombie Death Flu, there was no way I was going to miss that show! My cousin, Ann, and I always have a great time — it is so much fun to walk through all the booths, take… Read more
Yay for NOBS!
It is almost time for one of my favorite book events of the year: The NOBS Akron Book Fair! (NOBS stands for Northern Ohio Bibliophilic Society.) It used to be the Antiquarian Book Fair, but it’s not just old books these days – I have made some great finds there and I love spending the day walking through the fair,… Read more