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St. Louis Fine Print, Rare Book & Paper Arts Fair
May 6, 7 & 8, 2016
Join us for our 10th annual Fair that brings together thirty local and national fine print and rare book dealers to present a broad array of exceptional materials appealing to collectors at all levels of experience. From finely illustrated books to prints by Audubon, WPA artists and Old Masters, original watercolors and historic photographs, the thousands of treasures available to view and purchase include something for every taste and budget. The Fair is presented annually the first weekend in May to benefit the Mercantile Library's collection and conservation funds.
Friday, May 6, 2016- Silent Auction and Preview Party 6-9pm
Saturday May 7, 2016- 10am to 5pm
Sunday May 8, 2016- 11am to 4pm
**Bargain Book Sale Saturday and Sunday!**
Three Day Pass- Includes admission to Friday night Silent Auction and Preview Party, and admission to Fair Saturday and Sunday.
$50 individual / 2 for $90 General Admission
$40 individual / 2 for $70 Mercantile Library Members
$25 Young Collectors (35 years of age and younger)
**Advance ticket purchase recommended; please call 314-516-7248 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Two Day Pass - Includes admission all day Saturday and Sunday.
$10 General admission
$7 Mercantile Library Members
$5 Students and UMSL Alumni with ID
**Advance ticket purchase not required.
J. C. Penney Building
UMSL North Campus
1 University Blvd, St. Louis, MO, 63121
Ample free parking in Lots A, B, and West Drive Garage