BOOKSELLERS & BOOK CRAFTSPEOPLE
Saturday and Sunday
Antiquarian & collectable books from professional sellers including:
Brian and Betty Lacy
Our main interest is local histories and in particular Western District histories. Brian & Betty Lacy will have a range of subjects in addition to History and including Australian fiction authors, shipwrecks, cookery, military, maritime, bush humour, Australian plants, Ion Idriess, Arthur UpfIeld, Ethel Turner, Biggles, and a range of non fiction titles. Books are in very good condition and include a few brand new books.
Murray Simper will have a couple of items relating to Aboriginal history, the main one being The Australian Race in 4 volumes by E. M. Curr published 1886-87, also a nice 2 vol. set of R. Brough Smythes The Aborigines of Victoria 1878 and Jan Critchett's A Distant Field of Murder which is now a hard book to get.
Also a general selection of Local History, Military titles, and a selection of Old and Interesting Books.
Specialty Cook Books, Children’s & General Interest/Coffee Table books.
At this year's Ex Libris Graeme will be stocking a range of Graphic Novels; many titles will be well known and highly desirable for fans of the genre and for those interested in finding out more. He will also have a selection of underground and Australian comics. Plus, expect to find an eclectic mix of philosophy, social theory, history, literature, art, architecture and biography, as well as popular fiction, all at very reasonable prices.
Warrnambool Field Naturalists Club
The Warrnambool Field Naturalists Club offers a selection of books about Natural history, flora and fauna, environmental conservation, and ecology.
Port Fairy Buddhist Community
The book offering of The Port Fairy Buddhist Community will have basic information about Buddhism. it will also have a strong flavour of the relevance of Buddhism in the modern world by virtue of the tools it offers for the development of personal well being, achieved through meditation and the development mindfulness.
Ex Libris Port Fairy Book Fair Inc